1. Wild Captain Mikko Koivu Better Appreciates Playoff Run Now

    ST. PAUL, Minn. — Mikko Koivu has a protein shake in one hand. With his other hand, he begins wiping down his equipment and organizing his pads, the same as he does after every practice...

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  2. A Year Later, Pominville Gives Wild an Added Playoff Weapon

    The moment Dustin Brown's elbow connected with Jason Pominville's head with three games left in the regular season last April, the Wild 's playoff chances against Chicago changed...

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  3. Report: Granlund Expected to Play Game 1 vs. COL

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  4. Jersey-Wearing Dog Loves Watching the Minnesota Wild Play Hockey

    People in Minnesota love their hockey, but it turns out there are some four-legged fans as well. A golden retriever named Georges may be one of the Minnesota Wild 's biggest fans...

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  5. VIDEO: Ilya Bryzgalov's Fall in Corner Leads to Goal, Blooper Reel

    Sunday might be the final day of the regular season, but it wasn't too late for Ilya Bryzgalov to submit an outstanding entry for the 2013-14 goalie blooper reel...

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  6. Why the Minnesota Wild Will Go Deep in the Playoffs for the 1st Time Since 2003

    It’s been 10 seasons since the Minnesota Wild have been to the second round, and taking the challenge that awaits them at face value, their streak of futility may yet surpass the decade mark...

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  7. Minnesota Wild's Mike Rupp to Have Hearing for Hit on Blues' T.J. Oshie

    Minnesota Wild left wing Mike Rupp will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety Friday for a hit on St. Louis Blues left wing T.J. Oshie on Thursday night at Xcel Energy Center...

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  8. Curry, Wild Extend Blues' Slide with 4-2 Win

    ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Kyle Brodziak scored two goals and John Curry made 43 saves in his Wild debut to lead Minnesota over the struggling St. Louis Blues 4-2 on Thursday night...

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  9. Harding Nominated for Masterton Trophy

    The Twin Cities chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association (PHWA) announced the nomination of Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding for the National Hockey League's ( NHL ) Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy...

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  10. GAMEDAY: Wild vs. St. Louis

    The Minnesota Wild locked up its own playoff destiny with a win in its last outing. The Wild is assured the seventh seed and first wild-card spot in the Western Conference...

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  11. NCAA Standout Folin to Make Wild Debut vs. Blues

    Less than two weeks after signing with Minnesota, Christian Folin is set to make his NHL debut. The Swedish blueliner, who inked a two-year deal with the Wild after two successful ...

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  12. Wild into Postseason with Dramatic SO Win

    ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Mikko Koivu scored for Minnesota and Ilya Bryzgalov denied all three Boston shots in the shootout, lifting the Wild to a 4-3 victory over the Bruins on Tuesday night that clinched a wild-card spot in the Western Conference playoffs.

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  13. Wild aim to clinch playoff spot against Bruins

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  14. Wild Notes: Niederreiter Stuck on Fourth Line

    WINNIPEG – Mike Yeo made clear the past few days that he's not unhappy with Nino Niederreiter's game, yet the young forward has skated in a fourth-line role for much of the past few weeks...

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  15. Watch: Ilya Bryzgalov Hears the Jets Fans Taunting, Wants More

    Ilya Bryzgalov is not a fan favorite in Winnipeg. When he was with the Coyotes and there was talk about them relocating to Winnipeg, he wasn't very keen on the idea and the fans in the Peg haven't forgotten...

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  16. Is This It for Ilya Bryzgalov?

    The plan was for Ilya Bryzgalov to have a lengthy NHL career. That's surely what he assumed would happen when he signed a nine-year, $51 million contract with the Philadelphia Flyers in the summer of 2011...

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  17. Former Gopher Erik Haula Stepping Up at Just the Right Time

    Entering his first season as a professional hockey player, Erik Haula just wanted to find a role with the Wild . And he figured the best way to get where he wanted was by taking small steps...

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  18. Wild's Zach Parise Returns to Game Despite Vicious Hit from Brandon Bollig

    It looked like Zach Parise wouldn't return after a nasty hit from Brandon Bollig on Thursday night. Just a few minutes though, Minnesota fans could sigh in relief...

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  19. Niederreiter Out, Heatley in

    Wild , winners of two in a row and three of five, and the Chicago Blackhawks , losers of three in a row, tonight at the United Center. The Wild's magic number is down to seven points after Phoenix 's loss last night in L...

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  20. Minnesota Wild Closing in on Second Straight Playoff Berth

    A week ago, the Minnesota Wild left town for a four-game road trip having lost two of three games and seeing their playoff wild-card lead dwindling...

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  21. GAMEDAY: Wild at Chicago

    A winding roadie ends tonight in the Windy City. The Minnesota Wild looks to close out its four-game road trip in style in Chicago against a Central Division opponent, the Blackhawks ...

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  22. Harding Practices for 1st Time Since January

    When the Minnesota Wild hit the ice in Chicago to practice on Wednesday, it wasn't the new addition of rookie Christian Folin that was the highlight. Instead it was the return to practice of Josh Harding...

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  23. Recovery by Wild's Koivu Turns Him into Captain Fantastic

    Mikko Koivu struggled to find the words. ¶ “I don't know how to say it in English,” Koivu, a proud Finn, said as he gnashed his teeth and looked off in the distance...

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  24. Not Through the Woods Yet

    "To be playing in games like this this time of year, it's what you want. It's what you want as a competitor...to be playing in meaningful games for both teams and the intensity is up," Mike Yeo said prior to Saturday's game...

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  25. Wild Signs Emergency Goaltender Laurie

    The Minnesota Wild has signed goaltender Rob Laurie to a Professional Tryout Agreement and will serve as an emergency goaltender for tonight's game against the Los Angeles Kings ...

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