Wild Find Intensity, Snap Eight Game Losing Streak

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The Minnesota Wild finally found the intensity that made them so good for the first part of the season, as they defeated the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night to snap an 8 game losing streak.

Koivu Provides Spark, but Team Needs to Follow Lead

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The Minnesota Wild got captain Mikko Koivu back in the lineup, but the team needs more energy on the ice than just him, espeically with defenseman Jared Spurgeon out.

Santa’s Gift to the Minnesota Wild: A Break

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The Minnesota Wild has hit a rough patch in their recent set of games, but there are still more than enough reasons for their fans and players to calm down and believe in their team.

5 Reasons for Minnesota Wild Fans to Not Panic

While some fans fear a future collapse, here are five reasons that Minnesota Wild faithful should stay calm and continue to believe in their team.

Koivu, Wellman Injured Against Blackhawks

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The already injury riddled Minnesota Wild took another hit Wednesday night against the Chicago Blackhawks, as Mikko Koivu and Casey Wellman became the latest casualties.

Blackhawks May Be Perfect Test for Wild This Season

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The Minnesota Wild was defeated in a shootout on Wednesday night against the Chicago Blackhawks, but Chicago might be the perfect team to use to determine how good Minnesota really is throughout the year.

Matt Hackett Honored as NHL’s Second Star

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Minnesota Wild rookie goaltender Matt Hackett was honored for his performance in net last week, as the NHL named him the league’s Second Star of the Week.

Hackett Wows in NHL Debut

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Making his NHL debut, Minnesota Wild goaltender Matt Hackett stopped all 34 shots that he saw Tuesday night on the road against the San Jose Sharks.

Minnesota Loses Backstrom in Win Against Devils

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The Minnesota Wild came back once again last night to defeat the New Jersey Devils, but lost starting goaltender Niklas Backstrom in the process.

Wild Downs Columbus, Returns Home to Face Avalanche

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The Minnesota Wild, in first place in the Northwest division at this point in the season for the first time since 2008, return home after a long roadtrip to face the Colorado Avalanche.

First Place Wild Look to Finish Road Trip Strong

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The Minnesota Wild, in first place in the Northwest Division, look to finish their 5 game road trip strong tonight against the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Heatley, Setoguchi Lead Wild into Shark Tank

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After the Minnesota Wild acquired Dany Heatley and Devin Setoguchi this summer in trades with the San Jose Sharks, the pair look to make their return to California.