thehockeynews.com Updated May 27 (yesterday)
Given how important the youth have been to Finland this year, it’s probably not a shocker that the final seven roster spots for the nation’s World Cup of Hockey team skew young. But it is nice to see the kids rewarded. Leading the way is everyone’s favo…Share Tweet
Wild ink Hungarian goaltender Vay after impressive showing at World Championshipthehockeynews.com May 18Adam Vay hasn’t played a single game in a North American league since the 2014-15 season when he appeared in 41 games for the Western States Hockey League’s El Paso Rhinos. But the 22-year-old undrafted netminder has found his way to an NHL deal thanks …Share Tweetyahoo.com May 18Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . Spotted at PYE today in LA@PeterPr…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 10At 6:30 a.m. on Friday April 29, Bruce Boudreau received a text message from Anaheim Ducks general manager Bob Murray. Once he saw the note, Boudreau knew his time coaching the Ducks was probably over. Boudreau’s Ducks had lost to the Nashville Predator…Share Tweet
Babock, Boudreau and Tippett prove NHL coaches should be all for salary disclosurethehockeynews.com May 10The recent spate of coach signings has revealed two very clear notions. The first is that, as was the case with the players more than two decades ago, full salary disclosure would do wonders for the salaries of the 30 men behind NHL benches. The second …Share TweetThe Senators were one of the frontrunners to land coach Bruce Boudreau, but after the former Anaheim Ducks bench boss signed a deal with the Minnesota Wild on Saturday evening, Ottawa had to change courses. And with Boudreau out of the picture, it didn’…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 5As of right now, four NHL teams are without their head coaches. The first to jettison theirs, way back while the season was still going on, was the Minnesota Wild. John Torchetti was their interim coach down the stretch and right up until this second, b…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Why the Rangers should target Kevin Shattenkirkthehockeynews.com May 2It’s been over a week since the New York Rangers were eliminated from the opening round of the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs. That hasn’t dampened the speculation over their off-season roster plans. Pat Leonard of the New York Daily News believes the Ranger…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 29From the start of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Western Conference has been wide open. Overall, it was conceivable that any team could make a run. Even the heavily favored Dallas Stars dropped two games to the Minnesota Wild and pulled out a hotly-…Share Tweet
Wild GM: Torchetti 'serious candidate' to be coachESPN.com Apr 28Wild GM: Torchetti 'serious candidate' to be coachShare Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 27As more NHL teams become first-round casualties of the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs, the more speculation grows over their offseason moves. After yet another roller coaster season for the Minnesota Wild ended in an early playoff exit, GM Chuck Fletcher fac…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 27(Ed. Note: As the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, we're bound to lose some friends along the journey. We've asked for these losers, gone but not forgotten, to be eulogized by the people who knew the teams best: The bloggers and fans who hated them the mo…Share TweetDavid Berding is a freelance sports photographer based out the Twin Cities. On Sunday, he was assigned to cover the Minnesota Wild’s Game 6 against the Dallas Stars, which featured a furious comeback by the home team that fell just a few millimeters sho…Share TweetHere are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . Let's Go Crazy, #StateOfHockey. @P…Share TweetDid we just witness the moment when the Dallas Stars go from regular-season overachievers to a championship team? The vibe left behind in their six-game series win over the Minnesota Wild was that it was their hockey bar mitzvah: ‘Before today, you were…Share Tweet
Crossbar camera shows Wild were fractions of an inch from late game-tying goalthehockeynews.com Apr 25The NHL installed crossbar-mounted cameras before the post-season began, and Game 6 of the first-round series between the Dallas Stars and Minnesota Wild made it clear exactly why the cameras were a necessary addition. After the Stars took a 4-0 lead he…Share Tweet
Ovechkin Extends League Lead In GoalsMar 19Alexander Ovechkin scored his 46th and 47th goals of the season in the Capitals' 3-2 win over the Wild to extend his league lead in goals.
Dumba Wins It For WildMar 17Matt Dumba's seventh goal of the season won the game for Minnesota in overtime, 3-2 over Nashville.
Big Third Period Lifts Wild To WinMar 14The Wild scored two goals in the third period and went on to beat the Blues 3-1.
Ducks Snap Three-Game SkidMar 13Jakob Silfverberg's goal lifted the Ducks past the Wild 2-1.