Found November 09, 2011 on Yahoo! Sports:
Niklas Backstrom stopped 41 shots and the Minnesota Wild beat the Calgary Flames 3-0 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory. Dany Heatley had a goal and an assist for Minnesota. Darroll Powe and Guillaume Latendresse also scored. The Flames had seven power-play opportunities, including a 5-minute man advantage in the second period, but couldn't get the puck past Backstrom.

Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding named NHL first star of the week

Minnesota Wild net minder Josh Harding was named NHL first star of the week today after posting three straight victories last week. From the Canadian Press: Harding posted a 0.99 goals-against average and .968 save percentage to help the Wild (7-3-3) climb to second place in the Northwest Division. Forward Loui Eriksson of the Dallas Stars was named second star and forward...

Johnson has found a home with the Wild

"When they tell you to find a place, it means you are on the team at least for now," Johnson said. "It's a neat thing to go through, so I am pretty happy looking around." The news was settling to the 25-year-old, who has had a hectic few months. On Sept. 29, Johnson was claimed off waivers from the Pittsburgh Penguins, the team that drafted him in 2004....

Recap: Calgary vs. Minnesota

Rust was not a problem for No. 1 goalie Niklas Backstrom.

The green coats are coming!

The Minnesota Wild are here.  It seems strange for that to be an alarming thing, but surprise, surprise they’ve won 5 in a row.  Their penalty kill and their goalies are vying for bestest ever in the universe.  Yes, the sky could fall. That pk has been perfect for at least 5 games in a row, 21 or 23 successful penalty kills or something.  But against who?  Eeek!  The Red...

Wild begin road trip with win in Calgary

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- he Minnesota Wild are getting impressive goaltending no matter who they start in net. Despite sitting out the past four games, Niklas Backstrom stopped 41 shots as the Wild won their fifth straight, a 3-0 victory over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night. It was Backstrom's first start since Oct. 27, against Anaheim. Backup Josh Harding had started and...

Backstrom leads Wild past Flames

Niklas Backstrom stopped 41 shots and the Minnesota Wild beat the Calgary Flames 3-0 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.

Wild to honor Boogaard before Nov. 27 game

The Minnesota Wild announced that the team will hold a special pre-game tribute to former player Derek Boogaard on Sunday, November 27 against the Calgary Flames. The family of Derek Boogaard including parents Joanne and Len, and siblings Aaron, Krysten and Ryan are scheduled to be in attendance. A Derek Boogaard tribute video will be shown during the pre-game ceremony. The Wild...

VIDEO: Brad Staubitz, Tim Jackman spend more time hugging than fighting

The Minnesota Wild and Calgary Flames featured an unusual bout Tuesday evening in Calgary. Brad Staubitz and Tim Jackman left the confusion to some. Staubitz, however, is finding his way as an enforcer, with +20 minutes in the box and on to his third scrum of the season. He’s your average early 20s-something looking to solidify a spot in the NHL after taking on 13...

Backstorm's 41 saves helps Wild put out Flames

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) Niklas Backstrom stopped 41 shots and the Minnesota Wild beat the Calgary Flames 3-0 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.

Wild fall short in San Jose

They say possession is 9/10ths of the law, and in NHL rules terms you can say an official's call is nearly 9/10th's provable guilt.  When officials make a call, its almost a given that half of the fans watching will love the call and about the same number will hate it.  They may gain some cheers for the calls benefiting the home team, but those fans can become instantly...

Wild To Honor Boogaard November 27

On November 27, Minnesota Wild fans will get one more chance to say goodbye and to remember Derek Boogaard, the beloved tough guy who called Minnesota home for most of his professional career. Boogaard, who tragically passed away in May, w...

Cam Gore: Sharks down the Kings and prep for the Wild

The Sharks must be feeling a load off their backs after they beat the Kings Tuesday night and didn’t squander away the two goal lead. Things don’t get any easier for them when the Wild come to town Thursday night. This will be the return of former Sharks Devin Setoguchi and Dany Heatley who were dealt to the Wild this summer. These players were part of the NHL’s...

Interview: YouTube Hockey Names Guy tells (almost) all

Guillaume Latendresse of the Minnesota Wild has, shall we say, a challenge name to pronounce for the layman. The NHL's official pronunciation guide tells us it's GEE-OHM lah-TEHN-drehs. YouTube sensation 'Runforthecube' disagrees, offering up an alternative on one of his 1,000 NHL player name videos: gully-OHM lah-TEEN-dress-aye. Eh, close enough. The videos produced...

Game #15: Minnesota Wild at San Jose Sharks, Thursday November 10, 2011 at 9:30pm (CST), HP ...

Record Pts Div. Rank G/G GA/G PP% PK% Minnesota Wild (8-3-3) 19 2nd NW 2.21 (26) 1.79 (2) 12.5% (25) 82.6% (13) San Jose Sharks (4-4-1) 17 2nd Pacific 3.00 (6) 2.69 (16) 21.3% (7) 72.3% (29)   Minnesota Wild Top 5 Scorers: G A Pts 1. #15 Dany Heatley 5 5 10 2. #9 Mikko Koivu 1 8 9 3. #7...
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