Rumor Roundup: Why the Rangers should target Kevin Shattenkirk
thehockeynews.com Updated May 2 (yesterday)
It’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 Tweet
yahoo.com Apr 29 (4 days ago)From 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 28 (5 days ago)Wild GM: Torchetti 'serious candidate' to be coachShare Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 27 (6 days ago)As 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 (6 days ago)(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 Tweetyahoo.com Apr 24To pay tribute to native son Prince, the Minnesota Wild changed their goal song for Game 6 to "Let's Go Crazy." Goals by John Klingberg, Jason Spezza, Patrick Sharp, and Jamie Benn in the first and second periods put the Dallas Stars ahead 4-0…Share Tweet
Unmatched offense helps Stars advance, but defensive issues need to be cleared upthehockeynews.com Apr 24When the Dallas Stars took a 4-0 lead into the third period of an elimination game, it looked like the Minnesota Wild were going to be booed off the ice in their final game of the season. But this is the run-and-gun, don’t-look-away Stars that have been…Share Tweet
Stars coach Ruff says Niemi ‘didn’t have his best game,’ but no starter named for Game 6thehockeynews.com Apr 23It’s not exactly a goaltending controversy, but Dallas Stars coach Lindy Ruff isn’t quite sure which goaltender he’s going with in Game 6 against the Minnesota Wild — or if he is, he certainly isn’t telling anyone. The Stars had a chance to advance to t…Share TweetNo. 1 Star: Michael Neuvirth, Philadelphia Flyers Neuvirth was outstanding in helping the Flyers force a Game 6 with a 2-0 win over the Washington Capitals. As the team in front of him mustered only 11 shots, Neuvirth stood on his head stopping all 44 C…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 21Minnesota Wild owner Craig Leipold told the Minneapolis Star Tribune that general manager Chuck Fletcher will return next season. The Wild have been one of the bigger disappointments this year, regressing from seasons of 98 and 100 points the last two y…Share TweetESPN.com Apr 21Seguin out for Stars' potential clincher vs. WildShare TweetNHL.com Apr 21DALLAS - The Dallas Stars will again be without All-Star centre Tyler Seguin for Game 5 of their first-round playoff series against Minnesota. Seguin played Game 2 on Saturday after missing a month because of a slight cut of his left Achilles...Share Tweet
Watch Charlie Coyle show off his awesome hands before scoring great goalthehockeynews.com Apr 21Minnesota Wild center Charlie Coyle had the best season of his young career in 2015-16, but it could have been even better had he not stalled at 21 goals with 18 games remaining in the campaign. Even with the hiccup, though, Coyle still managed 21 goals…Share Tweet
Wild lose special teams battle against Stars and fall behind 3-1 in seriesthehockeynews.com Apr 21With how impressive the Dallas Stars’ offense has been all season, the last thing the Minnesota Wild wanted to do was trade punches with the Central Division champions. But even in a game where the Wild held the Stars to only one even strength tally, th…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.