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”

Jets: Winnipeg Shuts Down Wild for Decisive Series Win

With a 5-0 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Friday, the Winnipeg Jets punched their ticket to the second round of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The victory in Game Five marked the first playoff series win for the Atlanta Thrashers/Winnipeg Jets franchise. It was decided as decisively as possible, with the Wild unable toContinue reading “Jets: Winnipeg Shuts Down Wild for Decisive Series Win”

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”

Wild: Suter Out Indefinitely

The Minnesota Wild will be without defenceman Ryan Suter for a while, as he suffered a fractured fibula on Saturday as his team lost to the Dallas Stars. The injury took place late in the second period after the blueliner was hit by Dallas’ Remi Elie. Suter’s leg hit the boards awkwardly and he wasContinue reading “Wild: Suter Out Indefinitely”