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”

Wild: Minnesota Hires Bill Guerin as New General Manager

The Minnesota Wild have announced the hiring of Bill Guerin as their next general manager. The 48-year-old spent the last seven years with the Pittsburgh Penguins as part of their front office. He was assistant general manager for the last five years. The Wild fired former general manager Paul Fenton after just one year onContinue reading “Wild: Minnesota Hires Bill Guerin as New General Manager”

Wild: GM Paul Fenton Fired

The Minnesota Wild have fired general manager Paul Fenton, with assistant general manager Tom Kurvers to take over on an interim basis until the replacement is discovered. Fenton had just one year on the job as GM of the Wild. His team went 37-36-9 and Minnesota missed the playoffs for the first time since theContinue reading “Wild: GM Paul Fenton Fired”

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”