Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


MIKAEL GRANLUND RUMORS

Minnesota Wild: Youngsters shoulder load in game 3 win

It’s quickly becoming difficult to call these guys youngsters. The Minnesota Wild continued its home-ice playoff dominance with a four-goal third period to creep within a game in the best-of-seven series against the Chicago Blackhawks. Highlighting the rout was Mikael Granlund with a pair of goals and Erik Haula getting rewarded after flying around the ice with the game-winning...
Via isportsweb.com
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild’s Mikael Granlund blocks three shots in final minute to preserve win (video)

Mikael Granlund again came through with some late-game heroics for the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night, blocking three shots in the final 60 seconds of regulation to preserve a 2-1 lead and give the Wild a series-tying victory in Game 4 against the Colorado Avalanche. The Avs were swarming the zone 6-on-4, as the team […] The post Wild’s Mikael Granlund blocks three shots in...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild's Granlund elevating game on national playoff stage

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Fresh off the biggest goal of his short NHL career, Mikael Granlund received an unexpected congratulations in a joyous Minnesota Wild locker room, but it wasn't enough to elicit any extra elation out of the usually-reserved Finn. Defenseman Ryan Suter's kids were playing ball hockey in the team's dressing room and stopped Granlund after his game-winning...
Via Fox Sports North
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild trade rumors approaching the deadline

Minnesota Wild trade rumors approaching the deadlineJust two days from the trade deadline, the Minnesota Wild trade rumors have begun swirling similar to last year. According to reports, the Wild are rumored to be interested in a number of players who will likely be on the move over the course of the next 48 hours. Minnesota is among the most talented teams in the NHL when it comes...
Via isportsweb.com
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Mikael Granlund looks good playing with Parise, Pominville (Fantasy Hockey News & Notes Update: January 30th, 2014)

Fantasy Sports Locker Room takes a look at last night’s fantasy hockey news and notes from around the National Hockey League – Twitter style. Zach Parise, Mikael Granlund and Jason Pominville have combined for 16 points over their last two games as a line. (Jeff Gross)   We’ll be seeing more of Parise-Granlund-Pominville in the coming days. — Chad Graff (@ChadGraff) January...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Granlund needs to adjust to pace of play, improve strength

ST. PAUL, Minn. Mikael Granlund entered the NHL with immense expectations for the young center. Granlund was a cult hero in his native Finland, a world championships star and a one of the best players in the Finnish Elite League playing against players much older. He was the biggest name prospect entering the NHL last season, less than a year after The Hockey News named him the...
Via Fox Sports North
May 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Wild send Granlund to AHL to get playing time

ST. PAUL, Minn. Minnesota Wild coach Mike Yeo doesn't doubt the NHL ability of rookie forward Mikael Granlund, but Granlund's development and regaining his confidence for now will have take place with the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League. Granlund, a healthy scratch in three of the past four games, was reassigned to Houston Tuesday by the Wild. Considered the...
Via Fox Sports North
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Wild phenom Granlund eager for NHL action

ST. PAUL, Minn. The NHL lockout was both a blessing and a curse for Minnesota Wild prospect Mikael Granlund. The 20-year-old Finnish center spent part of the lockout playing for the Houston Aeros, Minnesota's affiliate in the American Hockey League. While with the Aeros, though, Granlund suffered an ankle injury that sidelined him for a month. When he was healthy, Granlund...
Via Fox Sports North
January 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Granlund focused on hockey, not lockout

ST. PAUL, Minn. On Sunday, Mikael Granlund traded his white Houston Aeros jersey for a suit and tie. Instead of hockey skates, the 20-year-old Finland native donned a pair of brown dress shoes. This isn't exactly how Granlund had hoped to look as his Aeros team hosted the Rockford IceHogs at the Xcel Engery Center, where Granlund could possibly soon call home as a member of...
Via Fox Sports North
November 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Wild sign Granlund to entry level contract

ST. PAUL, Minn. The wait is over. Mikael Granlund is now a member of the Minnesota Wild. In a surprise video posted to the team's website Wednesday morning, Granlund personally announced his signing with a message to the Minnesota fans that have eagerly awaited Granlund's arrival since he was selected ninth overall in the 2010 draft. "Hello Minnesota Wild fans, I...
Via Fox Sports North
May 23, 2012  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
Wild News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Report: Ravens engaged in massive cover-up

WATCH: Goodell stumbles at presser

Dion Jordan suspended again

Wolves make max offer to Eric Bledsoe

Site tracks when Jameis does “something stupid”

Analyst: Derek Jeter is a clown, fraud

Trump zings new Bills owner

Is Devin Hester a Hall of Famer?

College cheerleader showdown: Week 4

Study: NFL may be losing fans

NFL Week 3: Upsets that could happen

White House calls NFL to task

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.