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LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Kings rallied and won Thursday night against the Minnesota Wild. There was plenty of drama especially during the last minute of the game. Trevor Lewis made a key save as goaltender Jon Quick was out of position and Wild forward Matt Cooke had an open net. Lewis sprawled out […]
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Anze Kopitar and Jeff Carter scored shootout goals for the Los Angeles Kings, who rallied to beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Thursday night in the season opener for both teams.
Carter and Drew Doughty scored regulation goals for Los Angeles, which had just 18 shots. Jonathan Quick made 29 saves for the Kings, including stops against Zach Parise and Mikko Koivu in the shootout.
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Mathew Dumba was in the NHL for the second straight season, but similar to last season, he was left to be a spectator in the Minnesota Wild's regular-season opener.
Coach Mike Yeo could sense the nerves Dumba, Minnesota's 19-year-old defenseman, was playing with, even in practice. So instead of letting Dumba play in the season-opener on Thursday, Dumba...
The Minnesota Wild have signed forward Jason Pominville to a five-year contract extension.
The Wild announced the signing on Thursday in advance of the team's season opener against Winnipeg. Terms were not disclosed but multiple reports have the deal worth $28 million.
Pominville came to Minnesota from Buffalo last year in a trade for well-regarded prospects Matt Hackett and...
SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has signed forward Jason Pominville to a five-year contract extension, through the 2018-19 season.
Pominville, 30 (11/30/82), ranks tied for 19th in the NHL in assists (with Mikko Koivu) and 26th in scoring since the start of the 2007-08 season. He also ranks...
As the Wild prepare for their season and home opener against the Kings on Saturday, goaltender Josh Harding prepares for his first full season of NHL hockey since being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis last October.
Last season, thanks to the season starting late because of the lockout, Josh had a lot of time to think about things and evaluate how to handle the news that he was...
Two days after the NHL season opened, the Los Angeles Kings finally got to begin their season, as they were on the road to take on the Minnesota Wild. Dustin Brown has been nursing a hamstring injury, so he was moved down to Dwight King’s regular spot as left wing on the third line with Jarret Stoll and Trevor Lewis, [...]
By Nick Tranfaglia of TiqIQ,
Hockey may not be the most popular sport in Los Angeles, but Los Angeles Kings tickets are a hot commodity. Home season tickets are averaging $126 per ticket this season. That’s 21% above last year’s average price of $104. L.A. sports fans like when their teams are winning, whether it‘s the Dodgers, Lakers, Clippers, or even USC and UCLA football...
Minnesota Wild prospect Matt Dumba is primed to make his NHL debut against the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.
The 19-year-old was selected seventh overall in the 2012 NHL Draft. His parents will be on hand.
All warm and fuzzy feelings aside the defenseman wants to carry over an impressive preseason into high-level action for the Wild...
The Minnesota Wild have signed Jason Pominville to a five year, $28M contract. After the Sabres drafted in in the second round (55th overall) of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft, Pominville made his debut in the 2003-2004 season, and then after the 2004-2005 lockout spent most of the last eight seasons with the Sabres. Pominville is a 30-year-old American right [...]
The season opener started with such great expectations, with young players now going to be playing primetime roles on the team. Better yet, the young players showed lots of promise and better still the Wild seemed to be embracing a puck possession style that involved less turnovers and more time controlling the play in the opposition's zone. The team played with hustle, confidence...
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Wild and forward Jason Pominville have reached a deal to extend his contract five more years. The team announced Thursday morning that the deal was worth $28 million, which will be a cap hit of $5.6 million a year, according to Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. The two parties have […]
A year ago, NHL fans across the world were annoyed and despondent. Some, like myself threatened and followed through to boycott part of the season if the league and NHLPA did not settle its issues. For some people, this meant losing their jobs as millionaires fought against billionaires, all sqabbling over who should get the lion's share of the fans' money. Now, the...
Minnesota Wild 1 pt (0-0-1) 5th Central Division
2.00 Goals per Game (19th)
2.00 Goals Against per Game (9th)
20.0% Power Play (13rh)
66.7% Penalty Kill (24th)
Top 5 Scorers:
1. #64 Mikael Granlund ~ 0G 2A = 2pts
2. #25 Jonas Brodin ~ 1G 0A = 1pt
3. #24 Matt Cooke ~ 1G 0A = 1pt
4. #21 Kyle Brodziak ~ 0G 1A = 1pt
5. #22 Nino Niedereiter ~ 0G 1A = 1pt
Wild Fans, Itâs Time to Drop The Puckâ¦â¦â¦.
Those words will usher in a new season for the Minnesota Wild tonight as the Wild play host to the L.A. Kings.
Surprisingly, the Wild are 21-16-10, overall, and 11-7-6, at home, against the Kings.
Last season, the Wild won the season series 2-1-0, again to my great surprise given how physically gifted and talented...
Change is the theme around the UND locker room this year.
#hockey UND Hockey: A Season of Change http://t.co/X2hf6MQbg2
— The Hockey Writers (@TheHockeyWriter) October 3, 2013
The Minnesota Wild have resigned Jason Pominville to a nice contract.
Jason Pominville signs 5-year extension with the Minnesota Wild http://t.co/GU1rctfwM4
— Hockey Wilderness (@hockeywildernes...