Minnesota Wild defenseman Jonas Brodin

Reusse: Wild stalwart Brodin plays on and on, and ever so gracefully

Only 27, talented Wild defenseman Jonas Brodin is nearing 600 games played in the NHL.

From the bottom up: Wild's fourth line flexes again in win over Sharks

April 17
Wild’s Mats Zuccarello high fives teammate on the bench in celebration after his goal against the San Jose Sharks
Zach Parise and Nick Bonino each scored a goal and combined for three points Friday night in a 3-2 win over San Jose.

Parise making the most of fourth-line role with Wild

April 17
Wild left wing Zach Parise
"Trying to make the most of it," Zach Parise said of his spot on the Wild's fourth line, which has been successful in recent games.
The Wild Beat
April 16
Since a tough trip to St. Louis last weekend, the Wild has won two games at home — including a 3-2 victory over the Sharks on Friday.

Wild cleans up its play, has chance to sweep the week after tough trip to St. Louis

The Wild has a chance to go 3-0 this week when it finishes off a back-to-back with the Sharks on Saturday at Xcel Energy Center.
Sports
April 16

Friday's Wild-San Jose game recap

A look back at Friday night's game.
The Wild Beat
April 16
The Wild and San Jose play back-to-back games at the X tonight and Saturday.

Wild seeking better results in back-to-back games against San Jose

The Wild has fared well against most of its rivals in the West Division this season, but one club that it's been up and down against is the Sharks.
Wild
April 15

Wild vs. San Jose two-game preview

The Wild finishes off this homestand with back-to-back games against the Sharks. This season, the Wild has gone 2-2-1 vs. San Jose.
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Wild
April 15
Nick Bonino, currently playing as a fourth-line winger, shot the puck past Coyotes goalie Antti Raanta in Wednesday’s 5-2 victory.

Sparked by Bonino, Wild's fourth line doing a first-rate job

Veteran Nick Bonino has been especially instrumental of late for the Wild, which is coming off a 5-2 victory.
Wild
April 15
Wild center Nick Bonino scored one of Minnesota’s three power-play goals on Wednesday afternoon.

Red-hot Wild power play is at NHL-best 50% this month

Since the calendar flipped to April, the Wild power play has been operating at an eye-popping efficiency — going 12-for-24 and recording multiple goals in three games.
Wild
April 15
Mats Zuccarello and Matt Dumba, right, celebrated after Zuccarello scored his first goal for the Wild on Wednesday.

Wild rebounds from St. Louis losses, thumps Coyotes with team effort

"There wasn't a fourth line tonight or a No. 1 line," coach Dean Evason said. "Everybody rolled, and it was really nice for us to see that happen."

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  • West w l otl points home away
    Colorado 30 9 4 64 18-4-2 12-5-2
    Vegas 30 11 2 62 16-4-2 14-7-0
    Minnesota 26 13 3 55 16-4-0 10-9-3
    St. Louis 19 17 6 44 7-10-4 12-7-2
    Arizona 19 20 5 43 10-8-3 9-12-2
    San Jose 18 21 4 40 8-10-2 10-11-2
    Los Angeles 16 20 6 38 7-9-4 9-11-2
    Anaheim 14 24 7 35 5-15-4 9-9-3
  • East w l otl points home away
    Washington 29 12 4 62 14-6-2 15-6-2
    Pittsburgh 28 13 3 59 16-3-2 12-10-1
    NY Islanders 27 13 4 58 18-2-2 9-11-2
    Boston 24 12 6 54 13-6-3 11-6-3
    NY Rangers 22 16 6 50 11-7-3 11-9-3
    Philadelphia 20 18 6 46 9-10-3 11-8-3
    New Jersey 14 23 6 34 4-16-3 10-7-3
    Buffalo 11 26 7 29 4-14-4 7-12-3
  • Central w l otl points home away
    Carolina 28 10 4 60 15-3-4 13-7-0
    Tampa Bay 29 12 2 60 16-4-0 13-8-2
    Florida 27 12 5 59 14-4-3 13-8-2
    Nashville 24 20 1 49 13-9-0 11-11-1
    Chicago 20 19 5 45 11-8-2 9-11-3
    Dallas 16 14 12 44 9-6-8 7-8-4
    Columbus 15 21 9 39 8-8-7 7-13-2
    Detroit 16 23 6 38 10-9-4 6-14-2
  • North w l otl points home away
    Toronto 28 12 4 60 14-7-3 14-5-1
    Winnipeg 27 14 3 57 11-6-2 16-8-1
    Edmonton 25 15 2 52 13-8-0 12-7-2
    Montreal 19 14 9 47 10-10-2 9-4-7
    Calgary 19 22 3 41 10-9-1 9-13-2
    Vancouver 16 18 3 35 9-9-2 7-9-1
    Ottawa 15 26 4 34 9-10-4 6-16-0
  • Goals
    K. Kaprizov MIN 16
    K. Fiala MIN 14
    J. Eriksson Ek MIN 13
    M. Zuccarello MIN 9
    (2) Players 7
  • Assists
    J. Greenway MIN 19
    K. Kaprizov MIN 19
    M. Zuccarello MIN 16
    R. Suter MIN 14
    (2) Players 12
  • Points
    K. Kaprizov MIN 35
    K. Fiala MIN 26
    M. Zuccarello MIN 25
    J. Greenway MIN 24
    J. Eriksson Ek MIN 20
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    C. Talbot MIN 2.42
    K. Kahkonen MIN 2.70
  • Saves
    C. Talbot MIN 677
    K. Kahkonen MIN 501
  • Wins
    C. Talbot MIN 14
    K. Kahkonen MIN 12
  • Goals
    A. Matthews TOR 32
    M. Rantanen COL 26
    C. McDavid EDM 23
    L. Draisaitl EDM 22
    A. Ovechkin WAS 22
  • Assists
    C. McDavid EDM 46
    P. Kane CHI 40
    M. Marner TOR 40
    L. Draisaitl EDM 39
    N. MacKinnon COL 36
  • Points
    C. McDavid EDM 69
    L. Draisaitl EDM 61
    P. Kane CHI 54
    M. Marner TOR 54
    A. Matthews TOR 53
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    A. Nedeljkovic CAR 1.98
    A. Vasilevskiy TB 2.00
    P. Grubauer COL 2.00
    C. Driedger FLA 2.09
    M. Fleury VGK 2.09
  • Saves
    C. Hellebuyck WPG 985
    K. Lankinen CHI 961
    A. Vasilevskiy TB 909
    J. Markstrom CGY 802
    J. Binnington STL 796
  • Wins
    A. Vasilevskiy TB 26
    P. Grubauer COL 25
    C. Hellebuyck WPG 21
    M. Fleury VGK 19
    (2) Players 17
  • Thursday, April 15
    Boston 4, NY Islanders 1, F Carolina 4, Nashville 1, F NY Rangers 4, New Jersey 0, F
    Philadelphia 2, Pittsburgh 1, F Tampa Bay 3, Florida 2, F Winnipeg 5, Toronto 2, F
    Buffalo 5, Washington 2, F Detroit 4, Chicago 1, F Dallas 4, Columbus 1, F
  • Friday, April 16
    Montreal 2, Calgary 1, F Boston 3, NY Islanders 0, F Minnesota 3, San Jose 2, F
    Edmonton @ Vancouver Los Angeles @ Colorado Vegas 4, Anaheim 0, F
  • Today, April 17
    NY Rangers 6, New Jersey 3, F Washington 6, Philadelphia 3, F Pittsburgh 3, Buffalo 2, F
    Ottawa 4, Montreal 0, F St. Louis 2, Arizona 0, 1st, 5:39 Toronto @ Vancouver
    Edmonton @ Winnipeg Nashville @ Carolina Chicago @ Detroit
    Florida @ Tampa Bay Columbus @ Dallas San Jose @ Minnesota
  • Sunday, April 18
    Washington @ Boston Pittsburgh @ Buffalo NY Rangers @ New Jersey
    Vegas @ Anaheim NY Islanders @ Philadelphia Toronto @ Vancouver
    Los Angeles @ Colorado
  • Monday, April 19
    Columbus @ Florida Carolina @ Tampa Bay Detroit @ Dallas
    Chicago @ Nashville Minnesota @ Arizona Toronto @ Vancouver
    Ottawa @ Calgary Montreal @ Edmonton San Jose @ Vegas
  • Tuesday, April 20
    Boston @ Buffalo Columbus @ Florida NY Rangers @ NY Islanders
    New Jersey @ Pittsburgh Carolina @ Tampa Bay Detroit @ Dallas
    Toronto @ Vancouver Ottawa @ Calgary Montreal @ Edmonton
    Colorado @ St. Louis Anaheim @ Los Angeles
  • Wednesday, April 21
    Nashville @ Chicago Toronto @ Winnipeg Minnesota @ Arizona
    San Jose @ Vegas Calgary @ Vancouver Montreal @ Edmonton
  • Thursday, April 22
    Toronto @ Winnipeg Boston @ Buffalo Carolina @ Florida
    Philadelphia @ NY Rangers Washington @ NY Islanders New Jersey @ Pittsburgh
    Columbus @ Tampa Bay Dallas @ Detroit Colorado @ St. Louis
    Montreal @ Calgary Ottawa @ Vancouver
Wild
April 14

Wild-Arizona game recap

A look back at Wednesday afternoon's game.
Sports
April 14
Podcast: Wild GM Bill Guerin isn't mortgaging future like past regimes

Podcast: Wild GM Bill Guerin isn't mortgaging future like past regimes

Sarah McLellan joins Daily Delivery with Michael Rand to examine a trade deadline that was both out of character for GM Bill Guerin and the Wild's past. Instead of going for a short-term rental, the Wild instead is looking beyond just modest short-term success.
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April 13
Jared Spurgeon of the Minnesota Wild

Wild keeps preparing on ice while acknowledging turbulence off it

The Wild is talking about current unrest in the Twin Cities, captain Jared Spurgeon said, calling the Wild "a very tight-knit group" that's open with each other.
Sports
April 13

Wild-Arizona game preview

Initially scheduled for 8 p.m., this game between the Wild and Coyotes is now an afternoon puck drop. Tickets for the game are still valid.
The Wild Beat
April 13
Wild goalie Kaapo Kahkonen stopped a shot by Arizona’s Clayton Keller during a game March 16 at the X.

Wild game against Coyotes on Wednesday moved to afternoon start

The game originally was scheduled for a 8 p.m. faceoff
Sports
April 13
Podcast: La Velle E. Neal III and U assistant Dave Thorson on Daily Delivery

Podcast: La Velle E. Neal III and U assistant Dave Thorson on Daily Delivery

Columnist La Velle E. Neal III joined Daily Delivery to talk through his piece on three postponed Minnesota home games Monday. Later on, new Gophers men's basketball assistant coach Dave Thorson was on to talk about his career path and hopes for in-state recruiting.
Sports
April 13
Target Field sat empty after the announcement that Monday’s game between the Twins and Red Sox was postponed.

Neal: For Twins, Wolves and Wild, Monday was the right day for a break

It was no day to play. It was a day to say, "Not here. Not again."
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Wild
April 12
Xcel Energy Center will sit empty tonight.

Wild's game vs. Blues at Xcel Energy Center postponed

The team joined the Wolves and Twins in stopping games in wake of shooting on Sunday.
Wild
April 12
Torey Krug (47) and St. Louis teammate David Perron (57) battled Wild winger Mats Zuccarello (36) for the puck Saturday.

Wild GM Bill Guerin makes no moves at trade deadline

With a tight salary cap, it was unlikely the team could have made an impactful deal.
The Wild Beat
April 12
Marcus Foligno will be back in the Wild’s lineup Monday vs. the Blues.

Marcus Foligno returns, Kevin Fiala questionable for Wild vs. Blues

Marcus Foligno will play Monday after missing the previous 15 games with a broken ankle.
Wild
April 12
Wild forward Marcus Foligno could return as soon as Monday night after missing 15 games because of a lower-body injury. Nick Bjugstad and Kevin Fiala

Help is likely to come from within for the Wild down the stretch

The NHL trade deadline has arrived, but the team is focusing on its own.
Wild
April 12
St. Louis defenseman Vince Dunn.

Wild-St. Louis gameday preview

After two games in St. Louis, the teams take to the ice at the X.
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The Wild Beat
April 11
Nick Swaney signed an entry-level contract with the Wild on Sunday.

Wild signs Nick Swaney to entry-level contract

Nick Swaney will report to Iowa in the American Hockey League on an amateur tryout for the rest of this season.
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Minnesota 26-13-3
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