2019-2020 Season Preview: Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild will take to 2019-2020 with Bill Guerin as their general manager. He replaced Paul Fenton, who was fired in late July after 14 months on the job. Guerin has experience with the Pittsburgh Penguins, having served in their front office for the past eight seasons. He was assistant general manager for theContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Minnesota Wild”

Wild: What’s Missing in Minnesota?

The Minnesota Wild need…something. The club is 26-21-3 after thumping the Colorado Avalanche Wednesday by a score of 5-2. Minnesota won’t play again until the first of February because of the All-Star break and, like most teams, are starting to look inward as the season gets into crunch time. Honestly, the Wild are okay. They’veContinue reading “Wild: What’s Missing in Minnesota?”

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Minnesota Will Go Wild in Winnipeg

The playoffs are once again upon us and that means the Winnipeg Jets will look to vanquish the Minnesota Wild in the first round. Game One of this series takes place on Wednesday in Winnipeg. This marks the first time the two teams have tangled in the post-season and it should be a doozy. BothContinue reading “2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Minnesota Will Go Wild in Winnipeg”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild have been happy to find themselves in the post-season for each of the past five seasons, but they haven’t made it past the second round and that’s not sitting well. The club did pick up a franchise-best 49 wins last season and they reached 106 points, but they were eliminated in theContinue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Minnesota Wild”

Gustav Nyquist Suspended Six Games

Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist has been suspended six games for high-sticking Minnesota Wild defenceman Jared Spurgeon. The incident took place during the first period of Sunday’s game between the two clubs. Nyquist had a phone hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety on Wednesday. He was initially offered an in-person hearing, butContinue reading “Gustav Nyquist Suspended Six Games”