1. For Minnesota Wild, It's Win or Go Home

    With five games left on the regular season and three points out of the playoffs, Minnesota will have to pull points out of every game if they are to make it into the western conference playoff picture...

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  2. The Elite Eight: Why The NHL Point System Does Not Need Change

    With talk around the NHL about changing the point system, I thought it would be great to analyze why the current point system works so well. Among the obvious and practical reasons the point system works, there is one big reason it works very well...

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  3. Wild Ending? Minnesota Coach Jacques Lemaire May Retire at End of Season

    Minnesota Wild head coach Jacques Lemaire according to some reports have suggested that he may retire at the end of this season...

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  4. Wild Return: Marian Gaborik to Play as Early as Sunday vs. Oilers

    According to Wild.com writer Ryan Stanzel, Marian Gaborik will participate in Friday morning's skate, and has reported to the team that he is aiming to return to the lineup for Sunday's home game against Edmonton...

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  5. Minnesota to the Stanley Cup Playoffs: Keys to a "Wild" Postseason

    The Minnesota Wild (33-29-8), with 70 games in the books and 74 points to their name, are on the outside of the bubble looking in. It's always a tight race in the competitive Western Conference...

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  6. Breaking News: Kurtis Foster Will Travel with Wild to Chicago

    According to Wild.com, Minnesota defenseman Kurtis Foster will travel with the team to Chicago for Monday night's game...

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  7. Hockey Day Minnesota: The World's Best Tribute from the World's Greatest Fans

    The state of Minnesota, along with the Minnesota Wild and Fox Sports North have once again teamed up to provide the most passionate hockey fans a dream come true, an entire day devoted to the game of hockey...

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  8. Agent 47 Returns: Minnesota Wild Double Up On Phoenix Coyotes 6-3

    Minnesota's blue line sniper returned to the lineup for Tuesday's game against Phoenix and struck early to lead the Wild over the Coyotes 6-3 at the Xcel Energy Center...

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  9. NHL Northwest Division Power Rankings

    Nearing the mid-way point in the regular season, its time to look back at the first half of the season and then rank the northwest division teams. The northwest division is one of the most exciting divisions to watch in the National Hoceky League...

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  10. Dismal December: Wild Has Worst December in History

    After starting the season strong, Minnesota hit a brick wall and recorded the worst December record in franchise history...

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  11. Three Reasons Marian Gaborik Will Not Be Traded...Yet

    There is a lot of talk around the NHL on the future of Marian Gaborik. Many rumors indicate that Gaborik, Minnesota's best offensive player, will be traded soon. I'm here to tell you he won't be leaving Minnesota anytime soon...

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  12. Canucks-Wild: Luongo Grabs Third Striaght Shutout with 2-0 Victory

    Roberto Luongo stopped all 29 shots on goal for his third straight shutout Saturday night to help propel the Canucks past the Wild 2-0 at General Motors Place in Vancouver...

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  13. Wild-Avalanche Minnesota Hands Colorado Their Fifth Straight Loss in Denver

    Minnesota improved to 8-3-1 to stay even with the Calgary Flames for first place in the Northwest Division with a 3-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche Thursday night in Denver...

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  14. Shark Attack: Wild Drown in Shark Tank

    After Minnesota tallied first, San Jose came back with three un-answered goals to defeat Minnesota 3-1 at the HP Pavilion on Tuesday. Krystofer Kolanos, recently called up from the Wild's AHL affiliate Houston Aeros, scored the only goal for the Wild...

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  15. Wild October: Minnesota Starts the Season Strong

    The Minnesota Wild have once again opened the first month of hockey with a very strong October. Minnesota has come out strong, posting a 6-1-1 record in their first eight games...

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  16. Will Marian Gaborik Be Receiving a New Contract From the Minnesota Wild?

    Last Wednesday, the Minnesota Wild announced that they will buy out the remaining three years of Mark Parrish's contract. According to the team's Web site, Parrish will get two-thirds of the $8...

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  17. Another Marian on the Move: What Should Minnesota Do with Gaborik?

    Marian Gaborik has been the face of the Minnesota Wild since the team's beginning back in 2000. The third overall pick in the 2000 entry draft has been the leader of his team, with 206 career goals and 414 career points in seven NHL seasons...

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  18. Minnesota Wild Fans Put The "Energy" In Xcel Energy Center

    Although the NHL is in the offseason and the start to next season begins in October, the Minnesota Wild fans have already looked forward to reserving their spot in the "team of 18,000...

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  19. Minnesota Adds Offense Up Front and On Blue Line

    The Minnesota Wild had both offense and defense in mind coming into the free agent market this summer. After loosing in the first round of the playoffs the last two years, Minnesota ...

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  20. Jose Theodore Leads Colorado Avalanche Past Minnesota Wild

    Theodore's outstanding goaltending and the veteran leadership on offense leads Colorado to a 3-2 overtime win in game one...

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  21. NHL: Minnesota-Colorado Quarterfinal Preview

    Tonight the Stanley Cup Playoffs officially begin, and the No. 3 seed Minnesota will host the No. 6 seed Colorado in St. Paul in front of a packed house at the Xcel Energy Center...

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