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Wild go with Haula to replace injured Fontaine

CHICAGO (AP) Erik Haula replaced injured right wing Justin Fontaine for the Minnesota Wild on Sunday night against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals. Coach Mike Yeo says Haula's speed and some of his past performances against the Blackhawks were the main factors. Haula had three goals and two assists in last year's playoff series against Chicago...
Via AP on Fox
May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Should the Wild bring Haula back?

An unconfident Erik Haula has found himself fighting for a spot in the Minnesota Wild’s playoff lineup. With more and more players returning to the lineup from injuries, the Wild have found themselves with a situation that any team in the NHL would love to have. Minnesota has too many bodies for just a few […] The post Should the Wild bring Haula back? appeared first on Along the Boards.
Via Along the Boards
April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Little things cost Wild in 3-2 loss to Rangers

NEW YORK, NY – OCTOBER 27: Erik Haula #56 of the Minnesota Wild skates against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on October 27, 2014 in New York City. The Rangers defeated the Wild 5-4. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) Ever have the problem where you open up your refrigerator wondering what there is to eat and simply having too many choices at your disposal?  Then...
Via State of Hockey News
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Fontaine, Dubnyk come up big in Wild's win over Avalanche

  Justin Fontaine broke a second-period tie, and Devan Dubnyk stopped 33 shots, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 3-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night. Erik Haula and Jason Pominville also scored for the Wild, who improved to 4-0 against Colorado this season. They have outscored the Avalanche 12-1. Dubnyk started his 20th straight game since joining the Wild in a...
Via AP on Fox
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Wild beat Avalanche in Dubnyk's 20th straight start

DENVER (AP) -- Justin Fontaine broke a second-period tie, and Devan Dubnyk stopped 33 shots, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 3-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night. Erik Haula and Jason Pominville also scored for the Wild, who improved to 4-0 against Colorado this season. They have outscored the Avalanche 12-1. Dubnyk started his 20th straight game since joining the...
Via AP on Fox
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Wild beat Avalanche in Dubnyk's 20th straight start

DENVER (AP) -- Justin Fontaine broke a second-period tie, and Devan Dubnyk stopped 33 shots, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 3-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night. Erik Haula and Jason Pominville also scored for the Wild, who improved to 4-0 against Colorado this season. They have outscored the Avalanche 12-1. Dubnyk started his 20th straight game since joining the...
Via Fox Sports North
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Road Reaction: Wild 4, Predators 2

There would be no letdown for the Minnesota Wild against the NHL's top team on Thursday. Following a disappointing home loss to the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday, Minnesota went on the road and beat the Predators 4-2. Nashville, who leads the NHL in points, had previously lost three home games all season before the Wild earned their 14th win in the past 19 games. A lackluster first...
Via Fox Sports North
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Power Play: Preds fall to Wild, suffer 4th regulation home loss

Nashville, Tenn. -- The Nashville Predators experienced a frustrating end to their modest two-game winning streak, falling to the Minnesota Wild at home on Thursday, 4-2. SLAP SHOTS 1. Defensive battle between two of the league's hottest teams Entering Thursday's game, the Wild were 7-2-1 in their previous 10 games while Nashville (41-14-7) was respectively 8-1-1.   In the early...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Minnesota connection propels Wild past Hurricanes

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Maroon and gold night wasn't just for Mariucci Arena, where the University of Minnesota men's hockey team hosted Michigan in an attempt to take control of the Big Ten conference. The Gophers -- at least former ones -- were having a big night for the Minnesota Wild. The Wild's eighth win in nine games was powered by four goals from three former University of Minnesota...
Via Fox Sports North
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Gopher Bjugstad plans big reunion upon brief return to Twin Cities

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Nick Bjugstad's wallet will be a bit lighter after he leaves Minnesota. Good thing he recently signed a contract extension. The former Gophers star had plenty of tickets to buy for Thursday night's game at Xcel Energy Center. Bjugstad, a Blaine, Minn., native who is now in his second year with the Florida Panthers, said he had to get tickets for about 160 family...
Via Fox Sports North
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Wild respond with big comeback on emotional night

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Words weren't necessary during the second intermission for the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night. No grand speech would say what Minnesota needed to hear. Everything the Wild needed was inside each player after defenseman Keith Ballard's scary injury in the second period. "Nothing was really said, but inside everyone's head I'm sure everyone is almost like saying...
Via Fox Sports North
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers' Bjugstad, Wild's Haula pen latest chapter of their friendly rivalry

SUNRISE, Fla. -- Nick Bjugstad and Erik Haula had often talked of this day during their time together at the University of Minnesota. Members of the Golden Gophers' prestigious hockey club from 2010-13, Haula and Bjugstad shared similar NHL aspirations and hoped that once the book had closed on their collegiate careers that they would meet again on hockey's biggest stage. On Monday...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Gophers tap Swedish pipeline for international hockey talent

MINNEAPOLIS -- It's rare for Gophers men's hockey coach Don Lucia to go outside the state borders to acquire talent for his roster. In fact, there have been years in which Lucia's entire roster hailed from the state of Minnesota. It's been even rarer for Lucia's teams to have any international talent. In Lucia's first 15 seasons as the Gophers coach, he had a total of just two players...
Via Fox Sports North
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Power play arrives with two goals to power Wild to 4-1 win over Dallas

Erik Haula races in and scores off the rush. Microsoft founder Bill Gates once said, “Success is a lousy teacher.  It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.”  That will be Minnesota’s test tonight as the Dallas Stars come to town after the Wild had pulled off 2 come-from-behind victories in a row.  Adversity can sometimes sharpen the mind to get people to...
Via State of Hockey News
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Patience pays off for Brodziak in Wild win

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Patience finally paid off for Kyle Brodziak. The Minnesota Wild center had been a healthy scratch for five of his team's first eight games, something he hadn't experienced before in his career. An injury to teammate Erik Haula presented Brodziak with the chance to jump back into the mix. When given the opportunity, Brodziak made the most of it. He scored his first...
Via Fox Sports North
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild Injury Update: Jonas Brodin and Erik Haula out for tonight’s game

The Minnesota Wild will be without defenseman Jonas Brodin and center Erik Haula for the second straight game tonight against the San Jose Sharks.  #457967456 / gettyimages.com Mike Halford from Pro Hockey Talk reported that both Brodin and Haula will not be able to play tonight but are improving. Unfortunately, both players were the victims of vicious hits by the New York...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers' John Moore suspended 5 games for vicious hit (VIDEO)

The NHL suspended New York Rangers defenseman John Moore five games without pay for his nasty and illegal check Monday on Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula. Moore was assessed a match penalty for his cheap shot during the game, when he used his elbow to drill Haula in the head. The league considers Moore a repeat offender, having earned a two-game suspension during last...
Via The Other Paper
October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

John Moore Suspended Five Games for Dirty Hit on Erik Haula

I was hoping for a longer suspension. Rangers defenseman John Moore is a repeat offender and was suspended just last spring during the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Apparently, he didn't learn his lesson from the last suspension that he received. NEW YORK -- New York Rangers defenseman John Moore has been suspended for five games, without pay, for an illegal check to the head of Minnesota...
Via Goon's World
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers' Moore suspended for hit on Wild F Haula

New York Rangers defenseman John Moore was suspended for five games on Wednesday for an illegal check to the head of Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula in Monday's game in New York. Haula released a shot and was following through when Moore came up high and made contact with Haula's head using his shoulder. Haula left the game and never returned. His status is uncertain for Thursday...
Via Fox Sports North
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

John Moore Suspended 5 Games

NY Rangers' John Moore suspended 5 games for an illegal check to the head of Minnesota's Erik Haula. Video: http://t.co/JOvyJnZ0Y9 — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) October 29, 2014 After getting 2 games for last years hit, the NHL climbed the ladder and this time went to 5 games for John Moore. Tough break, but he continue reading...
Via Save By Richter
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers' John Moore suspended 5 games for hit to head

  The NHL has suspended New York Rangers defenseman John Moore for five games without pay for an illegal hit to the head of Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula. The decision was handed out Wednesday by the league's Department of Player Safety following an in-person hearing with Moore, who is considered a repeat offender. Moore was assessed a match penalty 7:12 into the second period...
Via AP on Fox
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

NHL suspends Rangers D Moore 5 games for head hit

NEW YORK (AP) The NHL has suspended New York Rangers defenseman John Moore for five games without pay for an illegal hit to the head of Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula. The decision was handed out Wednesday by the league's Department of Player Safety following an in-person hearing with Moore, who is considered a repeat offender. Moore was assessed a match penalty 7:12 into the...
Via AP on Fox
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

John Moore Suspended Five Games

The NHL has announced that John Moore has been suspended five games for his head shot on the Minnesota Wild’s Erik Haula Monday night… …stupid hit. Unfortunately, with the Rangers not very deep at defense the entire team will ultimately pay the price. …can you say Kostka time!!!!!
Via NY Rangers Blog
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

John Moore suspended five games

Rangers defenseman John Moore has been suspended five games for his hit on Erik Haula on Monday night. Moore delivered a direct hit to the head of Haula, and is a repeat offender. Moore will be eligible to return on 11/11 against Pittsburgh. The post John Moore suspended five games appeared first on Blue Seat Blogs.
Via Blue Seat Blogs
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Berkshire Bank Faceoff: Projected Lines, Pairings For Bruins-Wild

BOSTON — The Minnesota Wild enter Tuesday night’s game against the Bruins at TD Garden with a lineup hurt by injuries. Wild forward Erik Haula and defenseman Jonas Brodin will not play, per NHL.com’s Matt Kalman. Haula took a hit to the head by New York Rangers defenseman John Moore in Monday’s matchup at Madison Square Garden. Brodin was boarded by Rangers forward Chris...
Via NESN.com
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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