Wild: Things Between Minnesota and Fiala Are Breaking Down

Things are falling apart between the Minnesota Wild and forward Kevin Fiala. He did skate in Wednesday’s 2-1 loss to the St. Louis Blues, but he was scratched a game before that as the Wild took on the Dallas Stars. And he’s been bounced in and out of the press box a few times thisContinue reading “Wild: Things Between Minnesota and Fiala Are Breaking Down”

Wild: Facing the Reality of Another Nothing Season

The Minnesota Wild are in trouble. After dropping a 4-2 decision to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday, the team finds themselves in the league’s basement along with the New Jersey Devils and Ottawa Senators. The Wild boast a minus-11 goal differential, which makes them the second worst team in the league to the Devils.Continue reading “Wild: Facing the Reality of Another Nothing Season”

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”

What Went Wrong: Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild waved goodbye to the post-season in 2018-2019, but it was the first time since 2011-2012 they fell short. They saw their chances dissolve on April 2 of 2019, with the Colorado Avalanche holding the keys to the kingdom. The Wild finished with 83 points, one shy of the Chicago Blackhawks and sevenContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Minnesota Wild”

Wild: Minnesota Trades Granlund to Nashville for Fiala

The Minnesota Wild have jumped in the pool, trading centre Mikael Granlund to the Nashville Predators for winger Kevin Fiala. This is the third trade between these two teams this season. This trade appears to be another brick in the wall built by Minnesota general manager Paul Fenton, who’s been crying himself to sleep atContinue reading “Wild: Minnesota Trades Granlund to Nashville for Fiala”