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Warren Peters Suspended One Game For Cross Check On David Backes; Shanny's Explanation Is Weak

I fully understand the fact that Warren Peters was frustrated towards the end of Saturday night's Minnesota Wild/St. Louis Blues game. The Wild were getting walloped 4-0, they only managed thirteen shots on net, and they just weren't playing very good hockey. It happens. And yes, the Blues're a pretty hard hitting team, and sure, if you're on the ice buzzing around...
Via Thrashing the Blues
February 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Wild forward suspended by NHL

ST. PAUL, Minn. The NHL announced that Minnesota Wild forward Warren Peters was suspended one game for a cross-checking to the head of David Backes of the St. Louis Blues during Saturday's game. Peters is serving the suspension on Sunday with Minnesota hosting the defending Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins. Peters, who has one goal and four assists in 36 games this season...
Via Fox Sports North
February 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Wild C Peters suspended one game

The NHL has suspended Minnesota Wild center Warren Peters for one game after he cross-checked an opponent in the head. The penalty was imposed Sunday. On Saturday night, Peters hit David Backes late in a 4-0 loss at St. Louis. Peters was given a game misconduct. Backes left the ice and did not return for the final 3 1/2 minutes, although he was fine after the game. Peters said...
Via AP on Fox
February 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Warren Peters suspended by the NHL

I don't have a problem with the suspension, it probably could have been a 2-4 game suspension in my opinion. This is the kind of hit that the NHL needs to do away with. But I digress, I am still upset that serious infractions from the opposition players against the Minnesota Wild have gone unpunished, first hit that comes to mind is the Zach Bogosian hit on Pierre-Marc Bouchard...
Via Goon's World
February 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Video- Warren Peters Suspended One Game

Peters is not in the Wild lineup today, so his suspension is served. Brendan Shanahan explains the suspension.
Via Kukla's Korner
February 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Wild C Peters faces hearing Sunday

Minnesota Wild center Warren Peters has an afternoon hearing with the NHL's Department of Player Safety on Sunday.Peters cross-checked St. Louis Blues forward David Backes in the third period of the Blues' 4-0 victory over the Wild on Saturday.Peters received a major penalty and a game misconduct. He could be assessed a fine and/or suspension from the league.
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Yeo will experiment with top line vs. Toronto

THURSDAY'S STORY LINE: With captain Mikko Koivu out, Wild coach Mike Yeo will experiment with a new the top line Thursday night in Toronto. Warren Peters will center the No. 1 line of Dany Heatley and Devin Setoguchi. The first line is a big jump for Peters who has mostly been a third- and fourth-line center and has played in only 62 NHL games. Still, Yeo points out that the...
Via Fox Sports North
January 19, 2012  |  1 Comment

Wild put Harding on IR, call up Peters

SAINT PAUL, Minn. The Minnesota Wild have placed goaltender Josh Harding on injured reserve and recalled center Warren Peters from the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League. Harding, 27, has started 11 games this season as the Wild's backup goaltender and has a 7-2 record with a 2.14 GAA and .932 save percentage. He suffered a neck injury in a Dec. 6 game against the...
Via Fox Sports North
December 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Warren Peters gains much as fill-in for Clutterbuck

One game was enough of an eye-opener for Peters to know that if the Wild ever gets in a pinch, he has got the faith of coach Mike Yeo that he can more than just play, but actually contribute.
Via Star Tribune
November 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Wild recall center Warren Peters

SAINT PAUL, Minn. The Minnesota Wild announced Tuesday that they have recalled center Warren Peters from the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League. Peters, 29, has four goals and four assists in 13 games with Houston this season. Three of the goals were on the power play. He leads the Aeros with 36 penalty minutes. The 6-foot-0, 205-pound native of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan...
Via Fox Sports North
November 08, 2011  |  Discuss
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