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Wild anxious to get back to game action

<b>ST. PAUL --</b> Wild coach Bruce Boudreau has had just about enough of the days off.<p>While Minnesota has been able to use its four-day period without …

Wild milestones: Bruce Boudreau nears 500 victories, Eric Staal approaching 40 goals

The team resumes action with back-to-back games against Nashville and Boston after four days off.

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Wild are fighting for their playoff lives, and maybe that’s a good thing

As crazy as it sounds, maybe it’s a good thing the Wild haven’t locked up a playoff spot yet. At least this way, they can’t take their foot off the …

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Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise Is on Fire

When you’re one of the stars of a team and you miss the first 39 games, it can severely damage any shot at the postseason and give a feeling of …

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Eric Staal’s turn-back-the-clock season paying dividends for Minnesota Wild

The curious case of how Eric Staal turned back time and regained his scoring touch does not involve switching sticks, swearing off red meat or …


Wild eager to resume playing in tight playoff race

During this downtime in the schedule, the Wild has been able to survey the rest of the teams in the league and notice just how close the races for …

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Bruce Bites: On Winnipeg, scoreboard watching and going stir crazy

<i>In the latest edition of Bruce Bites,'s Dan Myers sits down with coach Bruce Boudreau to talk about a potential playoff series in Winnipeg,</i> …

Late surge gives Wild some timely momentum

Healthy and playing well, team could top 100 points.

Wilshere picks up latest injury, will miss Netherlands match

Wilshere picks up latest injury, will miss Netherlands match<p>Death, taxes, and an injury for Jack Wilshere.<p>Sadly, few things in English football are …


Caps Today, 3/22/18 | Capital's Today

The Capitals face the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena tonight in the third and final meeting between the teams this season. The Capitals …

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9 best moments of the Blackhawks' amazing 9-year playoff run

There’s nowhere left for the Blackhawks to go this season. They’ve been mathematically eliminated from the playoffs after months of sputtering, and …


NHL Power Rankings: 31 Billboards Outside Your City, NHL Edition

Not happy with your favourite hockey team?<p>Please feel free to go full Frances McDormand hockey mom and plaster your dissatisfaction on a billboard so …

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Wild defenseman Ryan Murphy needs to show what he can do. Like, now.

Ryan Murphy admitted to losing his way early in his professional career.As a first-round draft pick by the Carolina Hurricanes in 2011, expectations …

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9 years ago, Alex Ovechkin did the hot stick celebration

Thanks to Capitals Radio’s Ben Raby, we now know that Monday was a very special day in Caps history. March 19, 2018, marked the nine-year anniversary …

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St. Paul Saints give out $10,000 on Twitter after historic March Madness upset

A Minnesotan just won $10,000, and all it took was a retweet. The St. Paul Saints announced March 12 via Twitter that they’d give $10,000 to one …

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NHL on NBCSN: Kings, Wild continue pursuit of important points

<b>NBCSN’s coverage of the 2017-18 season continues on Monday night when the Los Angeles Kings visit the Minnesota Wild. Puck drop is scheduled for 8</b> …

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Boudreau joins Vox in the Box!

PA and Dan Meyers welcome Bruce Boudreau into the penalty box to open up 9-Noon and preview tonight's game vs. LA Kings

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March 19: Quick-Dubnyk; Andreoff in; Boudreau audio; start of key trip; photo

A pleasant Monday to you, Insiders. Let’s get down to brass tacks. The Kings took the Xcel Energy Center ice at 11:00 a.m. and aligned …

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Wild's Daniel Winnik a veteran of late-season pressure

At this point last season — and the one before that — winger Daniel Winnik already had booked his ticket to the playoffs as a member of the …

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Wild picks up vital point despite OT loss on last-minute goals

Los Angeles scored in the final minute of regulation and the final minute of overtime to beat the Wild 4-3 at the X in what goalie Devan Dubnyk …

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Wild completes three-game, four-day stretch with five out of six points

From a bird’s eye view, the past four days have been a resounding success for the Wild.<p>It completed a sweep over the Golden Knights, stumping Vegas …

Wild Will Struggle to Make the Playoffs

Minnesota sports have always been known for their luck, though not in a good way. Former Minnesota Vikings kicker Gary Anderson became the first …

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Wild rebounds from emotional night in Vegas to finally defeat Coyotes

Wild coach Bruce Boudreau worried about it all day.<p>It was an earlier game on the heels of an emotionally-charged effort the previous night against an …

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Wild's Dubnyk stays sharp, with help from back-up Stalock

After Alex Stalock set the stage for a weekend sweep with his 26 saves in the 4-2 victory over Vegas, Devan Dubnyk took over in Arizona.

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Wild-Los Angeles game preview

Bruce Boudreau is on verge of career victory No. 500.

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Wild will have break before plunging into crunch time

After hosting the Kings on Monday, the Wild has a four-day break in the schedule — a pause that looks uncharacteristic for the grind that’s …

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Dubnyk, Foligno lead Wild over Coyotes

Marcus Foligno scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the third period, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 3-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on …

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Support from Wild fans in Vegas put team 'over the top'

It’s unclear just how many of the announced 18,295 in attendance Friday at T-Mobile Arena were cheering on the visitors, but they sure made their …

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Wild's defensemen continue to rack up points

Wild’s successes include a blue line corps that has set record for offensive output.

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Perusing Jets potential playoff partners

As the NHL hits the home stretch, expect a wild ride as teams jockey for position with only three weeks remaining on the 2017-18 regular-season …