Jan 31 (Reuters) - Zach Parise, who was tied for the lead in scoring for the silver medal-winning United States team at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games, was named captain of the U.S. men's ice hockey team for the Sochi Olympics on Friday.
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ryan Suter and Los Angeles Kings fo...
The early 2012 summer was one of unease for Minnesota Wild fans.
The team was fresh off a disappointing 2011-2012 campaign and the NHL lockout loomed.
The signing of Ryan Suter and Zach Parise ignited the fan base.
Wed, 06/26/2013 - 8:36pm
ST. PAUL (AP) - Corey Schneider made 22 saves and Mason Raymond had a power-play goal and an assist in the second period to lead Vancouver past the sputtering Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Thursday night, the fourth straight win for the Canucks.
Thu, 02/07/2013 - 11:17pm
DETROIT (AP) - Henrik Zetterberg snapped a tie midway through the second period, and Todd Bertuzzi scored his second goal of the game early in the third to lift the Detroit Red Wings to a 5-3 win over the Minnesota Wild on Friday night.
Minnesota Wild owner Craig Leipold said it best in his opening comments of Monday's press conference at the Xcel Energy Center:
"Somebody pinch me," he said before introducing the two biggest free-agent signings ever in Wild history.
The Minnesota Wild were a starless team in need of a big-time jolt to get the franchise back to the point of being worthy of playing in "the State of Hockey."
The jolts don't come any bigger than this.
The Wild landed not one but both of the NHL's top players available in free agency, signing forwar...
Wed, 07/04/2012 - 2:50pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Alexei Ponikarovsky scored on his own rebound with 2:39 left in overtime and the New Jersey Devils defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 Thursday night to take a 2-1 lead in this Eastern Conference semifinal series.