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Charlie Coyle was at the center of one of the major trades in Wild history. On draft night 2011 — at Xcel Energy Center — he was obtained from San Jose. Here's a breakdown of the trade six years later.

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December 17, 2020
Charlie Coyle was at the center of one of the major trades in Wild history. On draft night 2011 — at Xcel Energy Center — he was obtained from San Jose. Here's a breakdown of the trade six years later.

The Wild's deal for Charlie Coyle

December 17, 2020
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Charlie Coyle was at the center of one of the major trades in Wild history. On draft night 2011 — at Xcel Energy Center — he was obtained from San Jose. Here's a breakdown of the trade six years later.
Sports
December 8, 2020
Bill Guerin has been the Wild’s general manager since August, 2019.

Whistleblower lawsuit against Pittsburgh Penguins mentions Wild GM Bill Guerin

Jarrod Skalde's suit claims he was told to "stay quiet" after reporting coach's assault.
Sports
December 8, 2020
Wild defenseman Ryan Suter (20) battled Vancouver’s Jay Beagle as the teams met in an NHL postseason game in Edmonton on Aug. 2. The Wild’s season

For the Wild, waiting is the hardest part

Players seem ready for the NHL season to begin, but the coronavirus pandemic continues to delay the start.
Wild
December 7, 2020
Should the Wild look into playing games outside at TCF Bank Stadium?

Should the Wild look into playing games outside at TCF Bank Stadium?

Per a recent report: "Several NHL teams are are exploring the possibility of playing some 2020-21 home games in outdoor venues."
Wild
December 4, 2020
Wild winger Zuccarello has arm surgery, likely will miss training camp

Wild winger Zuccarello has arm surgery, likely will miss training camp

Whenever the Wild convenes for training camp, the team won't have right winger Mats Zuccarello on the ice.
Star Tribune Wild beat writer Sarah McLellan in front of her closet in her hotel in Edmonton, Alberta. This was from Day 9 in quarantine.
Bubble hockey Sarah McLellan's letters: 14 days in Canadian quarantine
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Daily letters from hockey writer Sarah McLellan to her father from her 14 days of quarantine in an Edmonton hotel room.
Sports
December 3, 2020
Russia's Kirill Kaprizov controls the puck during the Channel One Cup ice hockey match between Russia and Czech Republic in Moscow, Russia, Saturday,

Kirill Kaprizov settles in Minnesota as Wild waits for NHL season to begin

First round draft pick Marco Rossi will play for Austria in the World Junior Tournament.
Wild
December 3, 2020
Eric Staal celebrated a goal on Feb. 25 at Xcel Energy Center.

Wild trades fan-favorite Staal to Buffalo for Johansson

Eric Staal has played 16 NHL seasons, including the past four in Minnesota. He was traded to the Sabres for Marcus Johansson, a 10-year veteran who had nine goals in 60 games last season.
Sports
December 2, 2020
Star Tribune Wild beat writer Sarah McLellan in front of her closet in her hotel in Edmonton, Alberta, on July 26,2020.

Day 9: Fashion and more. Meeting challenges of Canada quarantine

Two big suitcases and a large duffel bag were a key for Wild hockey writer Sarah McLellan, who is in the second week of a 14-day quarantine in Edmonton.

nhl

  • Western Conference
    Central w l otl points home away
    St. Louis 42 19 10 94 23-7-5 19-12-5
    Colorado 42 20 8 92 18-9-6 24-11-2
    Dallas 37 24 8 82 19-12-3 18-12-5
    Winnipeg 37 28 6 80 20-14-3 17-14-3
    Nashville 35 26 8 78 17-14-4 18-12-4
    Minnesota 35 27 7 77 19-11-5 16-16-2
    Chicago 32 30 8 72 16-14-4 16-16-4
  • Pacific w l otl points home away
    Vegas 39 24 8 86 22-11-4 17-13-4
    Edmonton 37 25 9 83 17-11-6 20-14-3
    Calgary 36 27 7 79 16-13-4 20-14-3
    Vancouver 36 27 6 78 22-9-4 14-18-2
    Arizona 33 29 8 74 17-12-4 16-17-4
    Anaheim 29 33 9 67 16-15-5 13-18-4
    Los Angeles 29 35 6 64 19-13-2 10-22-4
    San Jose 29 36 5 63 17-17-2 12-19-3
  • Eastern Conference
    Atlantic w l otl points home away
    Boston 44 14 12 100 22-4-9 22-10-3
    Tampa Bay 43 21 6 92 22-10-2 21-11-4
    Toronto 36 25 9 81 18-9-7 18-16-2
    Florida 35 26 8 78 17-14-4 18-12-4
    Montreal 31 31 9 71 14-17-6 17-14-3
    Buffalo 30 31 8 68 20-11-4 10-20-4
    Ottawa 25 34 12 62 18-13-6 7-21-6
    Detroit 17 49 5 39 12-23-2 5-26-3
  • Metropolitan w l otl points home away
    Washington 41 20 8 90 18-10-5 23-10-3
    Philadelphia 41 21 7 89 25-6-4 16-15-3
    Pittsburgh 40 23 6 86 23-8-4 17-15-2
    Carolina 38 25 5 81 19-12-2 19-13-3
    Columbus 33 22 15 81 20-12-4 13-10-11
    NY Islanders 35 23 10 80 20-9-6 15-14-4
    NY Rangers 37 28 5 79 18-16-2 19-12-3
    New Jersey 28 29 12 68 13-11-10 15-18-2
  • Goals
    M. Dumba MIN 2
    J. Eriksson Ek MIN 2
    N. Bonino MIN 1
    J. Brodin MIN 1
    (5) Players 1
  • Assists
    K. Kaprizov MIN 4
    J. Greenway MIN 3
    R. Suter MIN 3
    J. Brodin MIN 1
    (2) Players 1
  • Points
    K. Kaprizov MIN 5
    M. Dumba MIN 3
    J. Eriksson Ek MIN 3
    J. Greenway MIN 3
    R. Suter MIN 3
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    C. Talbot MIN 2.27
  • Saves
    C. Talbot MIN 87
    K. Kahkonen MIN 22
  • Wins
    C. Talbot MIN 2
    K. Kahkonen MIN 1
  • Goals
    B. Horvat VAN 5
    T. Toffoli MON 5
    B. Boeser VAN 4
    P. Kessel ARI 4
    (2) Players 4
  • Assists
    J. Eichel BUF 6
    Q. Hughes VAN 6
    A. Kopitar LA 6
    L. Draisaitl EDM 5
    (8) Players 5
  • Points
    B. Horvat VAN 7
    T. Toffoli MON 7
    K. Connor WPG 7
    K. Hayes PHI 7
    (3) Players 7
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    S. Varlamov NYI .33
    B. Elliott PHI 1.30
    J. Saros NSH 1.50
    M. Fleury VGK 1.51
    P. Mrazek CAR 1.53
  • Saves
    M. Koskinen EDM 155
    C. Hart PHI 119
    M. Blackwood NJ 109
    J. Binnington STL 105
    (2) Players 103
  • Wins
    S. Varlamov NYI 3
    A. Vasilevskiy TB 3
    J. Allen MON 2
    F. Andersen TOR 2
    (16) Players 2
  • Wednesday, January 20
    Edmonton 3, Toronto 1, F San Jose 2, St. Louis 1, F Minnesota 3, Anaheim 2, F
    Vancouver 6, Montreal 5, F Vegas 5, Arizona 2, F
  • Thursday, January 21
    Boston 5, Philadelphia 4, F Florida @ Carolina Tampa Bay 3, Columbus 2, F
    NY Islanders 4, New Jersey 1, F Winnipeg 4, Ottawa 1, F Montreal 7, Vancouver 3, F
    Los Angeles 4, Colorado 2, F
  • Today, January 22
    NY Rangers @ Pittsburgh Edmonton @ Toronto Buffalo @ Washington
    Detroit @ Chicago San Jose @ Minnesota Nashville @ Dallas
    Vegas @ Arizona Colorado @ Anaheim
  • Saturday, January 23
    Florida @ Carolina Tampa Bay @ Columbus Montreal @ Vancouver
    Philadelphia @ Boston Los Angeles @ St. Louis Ottawa @ Winnipeg
  • Sunday, January 24
    Detroit @ Chicago Buffalo @ Washington Vegas @ Arizona
    Toronto @ Calgary NY Islanders @ New Jersey NY Rangers @ Pittsburgh
    Colorado @ Anaheim Nashville @ Dallas San Jose @ Minnesota
    Los Angeles @ St. Louis Edmonton @ Winnipeg
  • Monday, January 25
    Ottawa @ Vancouver
  • Tuesday, January 26
    Pittsburgh @ Boston NY Rangers @ Buffalo Tampa Bay @ Carolina
    Florida @ Columbus Philadelphia @ New Jersey NY Islanders @ Washington
    Los Angeles @ Minnesota Chicago @ Nashville Edmonton @ Winnipeg
    Detroit @ Dallas St. Louis @ Vegas Anaheim @ Arizona
    Toronto @ Calgary San Jose @ Colorado
  • Wednesday, January 27
    Chicago @ Nashville Ottawa @ Vancouver
Wild
November 16, 2020
Wild's new alternate jersey features a North Stars theme

Wild's new alternate jersey features a North Stars theme

The NHL and adidas released throwback uniforms for all 31 teams on Monday morning ... but still doesn't have a plan for the return of the season.
Wild
November 10, 2020
Mitchell Miller

NHL team gives up draft rights, UND removes player in racist bullying case

The Arizona Coyotes have renounced draft rights to Mitchell Miller, who was also kicked off the UND hockey team, over a conviction for repeatedly abusing a Black schoolmate with a developmental disability.
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November 8, 2020
Reusse: Grading which sports dealt best with the coronavirus

Reusse: Grading which sports dealt best with the coronavirus

The financial hits have been onerous and TV ratings plunged, but how have the sports entities handled holding competition at a time when the biggest foe has been the coronavirus.
Inspired
November 6, 2020
Emily Wiltzius had two pucks and gave them both away. She received 26 more from the Minnesota Wild for her kindness.

Cutest Wild fans demonstrate 'Minnesota Nice' in viral video

For their kindness, the kids were surprised with new gear and game tickets from Wild player Jason Zucker and his wife, Carly.
Wild
November 4, 2020

Wild extends ECHL affiliation with Allen Americans

The Allen Americans will remain the Wild's ECHL affiliate for next season, the Wild announced Wednesday.
Sports
October 30, 2020
Mitchell Miller

Arizona Coyotes renounce draft rights, North Dakota removes player from team over conviction for bullying Black classmate

The Arizona Coyotes said on Thursday that they had renounced the rights to their top pick in this year's NHL draft after a published report…
Wild
October 28, 2020
Wild loans first-round pick to Swiss team, but he'll return for training camp

Wild loans first-round pick to Swiss team, but he'll return for training camp

The Wild has loaned prospect Marco Rossi to the ZSC Lions in Switzerland, but the 19-year-old center will be allowed to join the Wild once NHL training camps start.
Minnesota Wild's Charlie Coyle, left, is congratulated by teammates Thomas Vanek, of Austria, and Matt Dumba, right, after scoring during the third pe
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Wild
October 23, 2020
Wild signs first-round pick Rossi to entry-level contract

Wild signs first-round pick Rossi to entry-level contract

The Wild signed the No.9 overall pick in this year's draft to a three-year, entry-level deal Friday.
Wild
October 23, 2020
Wild re-signs defenseman Louie Belpedio to one-year contract

Wild re-signs defenseman Louie Belpedio to one-year contract

The Wild has locked up its last restricted free agent who needed a contract for next season, signing defenseman Louie Belpedio to a one-year, two-way contract.
Wild
October 22, 2020
Dallas Stars fans watched the NHL Winter Classic at the Cotton Bowl on Jan. 1, 2020.

NHL calls off Wild's Jan. 1 Winter Classic game at Target Field

The Wild was scheduled to play the St. Louis Blues at Target Field on January 1, but plans for that game and the NHL All-Star Game have been put on hold.
Wild
October 21, 2020
The Minnesota Golden Gophers women's hockey team played Ohio State in an outdoor game on Minnesota Hockey Day Saturday at Parade Stadium in Minneapoli

Hockey Day Minnesota 2021 in Mankato postponed until '22

The pandemic has caused the event to be postponed for a year, with plans for the day-long celebration of hockey to be held in 2022 at Minnesota State's football stadium.
Wild
October 20, 2020
Whitecaps captain Winny Brodt Brown

At age 42, Whitecaps captain Winny Brown Brodt returning to team

The team captain and former Roseville and Gophers star was joined by defender Lisa Martinson and forward Stephanie Anderson in re-signing with the NWHL club.
Minnesota Whitecaps co-head coach Ronda Engelhardt spoke to her players during practice.
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Wild
October 19, 2020
Wild signs defenseman McCoshen to two-way contract

Wild signs defenseman McCoshen to two-way contract

Ian McCoshen logged 60 career NHL games with Florida over three seasons – tallying four goals and three assists. He spent last season in the minors.
Final, 1/20 1 2 3 F
Minnesota 3-1 1 1 1 3
Anaheim 1-2-1 0 2 0 2
NHL Scoreboard
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  • Florida

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  • Tampa Bay

    Columbus

     

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    3

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  • New Jersey

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    - F

    1

    4

  • Winnipeg

    Ottawa

     

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    4

    1

  • Montreal

    Vancouver

     

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    7

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  • Colorado

    Los Angeles

     

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