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It was a Wild third period, after an uneventful first two periods. Calgary forward Jiri Hudler scores a beautiful goal and the Wild score two goals by Jason Pominville and Pierre-Marc Bouchard in 1:13, before the Flames scored their second goal.
What was even more interesting, after playing in the Frozen Four this past weekend, former Saint Cloud State Husky Ben Hanowski scored his first NHL goal for the Calgary Flames in his first NHL game.
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The Wild will get a big boost tonight as center Matt Cullen will return to the lineup after missing the past six games with a lower body injury.
"I feel really good," said Matt Cullen this morning in Calgary. "It's been awfully tough watching and it will be nice to get back in the fight with the guys."
The Wild have gone 1-4-1 without Cullen in the lineup...
ST. PAUL, Minn. Josh Harding is getting closer to returning to the Minnesota Wild and the NHL as he continues to fight multiple sclerosis.
On Tuesday, Harding was assigned to the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League for a conditioning assignment, leaving the goalie one step away from returning to the Wild for the first time since he was placed on injured reserve Feb 12. Harding...
By Matthew Albright This name might not ring a bell for Penguins fans immediately, but you have heard of this name if you followed the Jarome Iginla trade. Ben Hanowski, Kenny Agostino, and a 2013 first-round draft pick were traded in exchange for Jarome Iginla from the Calgary Flames. Hanowski, coming off the NCAA Frozen Four [...]
The Minnesota Wild have sent goalie Josh Harding on a conditioning assignment to the AHL.
Harding hasn't played since Feb. 6, when he soon after developed complications from medication he was taking for multiple sclerosis. Harding was diagnosed with the disease last summer, but he reported no initial problems and posted a 24-save shutout in his 2013 debut on Jan. 20 against...
Today has been one of those weird days. Actually, not just today, it's been several weird days. Normally, I work my customer service job from home. I love it, and even better it saves me a lot of money on gas. Yet, starting last week, the computer my employer provides decided it was going to go on the fritz. I was told that a new computer would be in my home...
Just the other day, I received a registration packet for my 15th college class reunion. My first thought was, "has it really been that long?" My second thought, "do I really want to go?" Don't get me wrong, I had great time in college and I had a fun group of friends. Most of them were fellow music majors, and we practically lived together in...
The Minnesota Wild are still in contention for the Northwest Division title. They're also in danger of falling out of playoff contention.
Minnesota will try to avoid a season-high fourth consecutive loss on Monday night when the Calgary Flames look to play spoiler again.
Just five points behind Vancouver with seven games remaining, the Wild (22-16-3) have a chance to end the...
Columbus Blue Jackets forward Jared Boll and Minnesota Wild defenseman Clayton Stoner mixed it up on Saturday night, and the result was extremely one-sided. Check out how Boll made quick work of Stoner, and do your best to try and not feel bad for Stoner in this one.
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While the Minnesota Wild are presently focused on securing their first playoff berth in five seasons, the Edmonton Oilers made a move they hope will pay off in the future.
The visiting Wild look to win consecutive games for the first time this month while trying to hand the Oilers a season-high sixth straight defeat Tuesday night.
Though Minnesota's 4-3 win at Calgary on Monday...
Minnesota Wild (23-16-3) 49pts 2nd in the Northwest
2.50 Goals For (19th)
2.48 Goals Against (12th)
17.9% Power Play (16th)
83.3% Penalty Kill (11th)
Top 5 Scorers:
1. #11 Zach Parise ~ 15G 19A = 34pts
2. #9 Mikko Koivu ~ 10G 24A = 34pts
3. #29 Jason Pominville ~ 14G 17A = 31pts
4. #20 Ryan Suter ~ 4G 27A = 31pts
5. #7 Matt Cullen ~ 7G...