Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via Getty Images If we can’t cover the real-life Wild, the virtual Wild will have to do for now. The thrill of watching real-life hockey, in real time, is on pause right now due to COVID-19.
Photo by Richard A. Whittaker/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Good news! Minnesota Wild general manager Bill Guerin has been busy signing a number of encouraging youngsters to entry-level contracts over the last few days, and he kept the trend going Thursday by signing goalie prospect Hunter Jones to a three-year, entry-level deal.
Photo by Richard T Gagnon/Getty Images Minnesota’s pool of forward prospects just got a little bit deeper. The Minnesota Wild announced Tuesday that they have signed UMass (Amherst) product Mitchell Chaffee to a two-year, entry-level contract, which will begin in the 2020-21 season, according to an announcement from the club.
A good showing would certainly bolster Dean Evason's chances of getting Minnesota's coaching job permanently, but if the Wild falter, GM Bill Guerin could go elsewhere. There’s a lot riding on their final few games (presuming they actually occur).
The Postponement of the NHL Season has allowed us the opportunity to brainstorm potential rule changes for the 2020-2021 season. Here are Three. 3. The Point System Changes For the longest time, I haven’t understood the point system.
Photo by John Cordes/NHLI via Getty Images Looking to binge some Wild games from the 2019-20 season for free on NHL.tv? Start with these ten... NHL.com announced that they will be making available some of their exclusive content that was normally hidden by paywalls and market restrictions, including NHL.tv.