The Minnesota Wild Re-Sign Goaltender Niklas Backstrom

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  After some speculation they may look to the trade market for a starting goaltender, the Minnesota Wild have re-signed Niklas Backstrom. Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune has reported it is a three-year deal worth $10.25 million (an […]

NHL: Minnesota Wild Offseason Checklist

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NHL Playoffs 2013: Would Niklas Backstrom’s Return Get the Minnesota Wild Past Chicago?

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The Minnesota Wild enter Tuesday night’s Game 4 against the Chicago Blackhawks on the high of a 3-2 overtime win in Game 3, and they will look to win a second straight home game and even the Western Conference quarterfinal series […]

NHL Playoffs 2013: Wild vs. Blackhawks Game 3 Preview

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  The Western Conference quarterfinal series between the No. 8 seed Minnesota Wild and top seed Chicago Blackhawks will come to St. Paul, Minnesota and Xcel Energy Center on Sunday afternoon. The Blackhawks won the first two games at home […]

NHL Playoffs 2013: The Five Most Important Players for the Minnesota Wild

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NHL Award Watch: Top Five Candidates for the 2013 Hart Trophy

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The Minnesota Wild Acquire Mike Rupp From The New York Rangers

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  The Minnesota Wild entered this lockout-shortened season with high expectations, and general manager Chuck Fletcher is not wasting any time making moves with the team having lost four of their last six games. The team has announced the acquisition of center Mike […]

NHL Season Opener: Five Minnesota Wild Players To Watch vs. Colorado

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Minnesota Wild Forward Pierre Marc-Bouchard Is Symptom Free After Battling Concussions

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The NHL lockout certainly has fans of the Minnesota Wild feeling down after an offseason of positive buzz with the signings of Zach Parise and Ryan Suter, but there is a bit of good news that has come out over […]

Rant Sports NHL 30 In 30: Previewing the Minnesota Wild

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2011-2012 Season Recap The Minnesota Wild got off to a fast start last season, carrying the league’s best record into early December. But their playoff hopes quickly fizzled under a lack of offense as they scored a league-low 166 goals on […]

NHL Rumors: Could Niklas Backstrom’s Immediate Future With The Minnesota Wild Be Up In The Air?

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  Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom made some news this week with his reported signing with a KHL team, and now there is a report he is dealing with an ankle injury that he aggravated while skating with teammates and other NHL players earlier this week. The […]

Minnesota Wild Lockout News: Mikko Koivu Not Going To Play In Europe Right Now

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The NHL lockout may affect no team more than the Minnesota Wild, with the positive buzz surrounding the offseason signings of Zach Parise and Ryan Suter being put on hold for now as the league and player’s association work out their […]