Found February 04, 2012 on Miami Herald:
The Wild are coming off one road victory over a team that is chasing them in the Western Conference standings. Minnesota hopes for similar results tonight, but to do that it will have to beat the Stars in Dallas for the first time in almost nine years.

Wild hope Christensen will bring scoring

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Minnesota Wild are expected to be an active team before the Feb. 27 trade deadline, and they made their first move Friday.Minnesota acquired forward Erik Christensen and a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2013 draft from the New York Rangers in exchange for forward Casey Wellman. Christensen, 28, has a goal and four assists in 20 games for New York this...

Wild ship Wellman to Rangers for Christensen

The Minnesota Wild have traded forward Casey Wellman to the New York Rangers for center Erik Christensen and a conditional seventh-round draft choice. The 24-year-old Wellman has two goals and five assists in 14 games with the Wild this season. He has spent most of his time this year with the AHL affiliate in Houston, where he had 13 goals and 11 assists in 25 games. Christensen...

Rangers acquire Casey Wellman from Wild for Erik Christensen and 7th round pick

It looks like the Rangers have at least temporarily solved their surplus forward problem, as they have dealt Erik Christensen and a 7th round pick in 2012 to the Wild for Casey Wellman. Christensen had been a spare part for the Rangers for a long time, and hadn’t played in a NHL game since December 17. The enigmatic and inconsistent center had once shown some chemsitry with Marian...

Team-first Fistric thriving despite reduced role

It’s been a somewhat strange season for Mark Fistric. The hulking 6-foot-2, 233-pound defenseman has delivered the rugged, physical play that the Dallas Stars have requested of him fairly consistently when he’s gotten the chance, ...

Wild-Stars Preview

Two weeks ago, the Dallas Stars suffered a disheartening loss in Minnesota as the Wild set a team record with three goals in less than a minute. A rematch at the American Airlines Center should give them a very good chance to avenge that defeat. The Stars look to win their 15th straight home game over Minnesota on Saturday night in a matchup of teams competing for one of the final...

Zidlicky unchained, will return to the lineup tonight at Dallas

Marek Zidlicky, scratched four consecutive games, returns in Dallas

Jamie Benn lifts Stars over Wild 2-1 in shootout

Jamie Benn scored in the second round of the shootout and the Dallas Stars maintained their home dominance over the Minnesota Wild with a 2-1 victory on Saturday night.

Change of scenery might be answer for Wild’s Marek Zidlicky

During a recent edition of SportsNet‘s HockeyCentral Trade Tracker, the panel discussed the possibility of Minnesota Wild defenseman Marek Zidlicky being dealt before the February 27 trade deadline. The 35-year-old defenseman has had...

Stars put captain Morrow on IR, recall Vincour

Dallas Stars captain Brenden Morrow will miss at least one week.

Backstrom stops 37 shots, Wild top Avalanche 1-0

Niklas Backstrom had 37 saves for his third shutout of the season and 25th of his NHL career, and Greg Zanon scored in the Minnesota Wild's 1-0 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night.

StarGazing - February 4th vs. Minnesota Wild

SATURDAY’S GAME: Dallas Stars (26-22-2, 54 points – 3rd, Pacific Division) vs. Minnesota Wild (25-19-7, 57 points – 2nd, Northwest Division) ...

Cam Gore: Sharks take shine away from Stars

The Sharks played another solid sixty minutes while convincingly beating their division rivals the Dallas Stars 5-2. If you watched the game and afterwards were thinking that’s the way they are supposed to play…your right. The Sharks were not flashy but efficient defensively, special teams were great even though a goal was scored against, and the Stars scoring chances...

Video- J.S. Giguere With The Save Of The Night

Cal Clutterbuck sees a wide open, top half of the net, but Giguere robs him with his glove hand.

Rangers trade Christensen to Wild for Wellman

The New York Rangers made a minor deal Friday morning, sending center Erik Christensen to the Minnesota Wild for 24-year-old center Casey Wellman. The Wild will also receive a conditional seventh-round draft pick in 2013 in the trade.

Backstrom stops 37 shots, Wild top Avalanche 1-0

Niklas Backstrom had 37 saves for his third shutout of the season and 25th of his NHL career, and Greg Zanon scored in the Minnesota Wild's 1-0 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night.
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