Gophers Focused On Themselves as They Prep to Begin NCAA Tournament
By Giles Ferrell - Mar 27, 2021
“It’s business time. We’re here to win two games.” Those were the words of Gophers forward Sampo Ranta as he answered questions following Friday afternoon’s practice in […]
Ideas To Fix the Wild’s Power Play
By Giles Ferrell - Mar 24, 2021
We’re over halfway through the 2021 season, and the Minnesota Wild’s lackluster power play has been a huge issue. With just nine power-play goals on 97 man-advantage […]
We Learned How Good the Wild Really Are in Denver
By Giles Ferrell - Mar 23, 2021
Humbling isn’t a strong enough adjective to describe how badly the Minnesota Wild played the Colorado Avalanche over the past weekend in a two-game set at Ball […]
The Flat Cap News Could Not Have Come at A Worse Time for the Wild
By Giles Ferrell - Mar 19, 2021
As part of the media availability last week announcing the landmark TV deal between the NHL and ESPN, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman made an interesting note in […]
Mats Zuccarello Is Doing Exactly What He’s Supposed To Do
By Giles Ferrell - Mar 17, 2021
Mats Zuccarello will probably be the first to admit that his debut season with the Minnesota Wild after signing a 5-year, $30 million contract was less than […]
Minnesota Will Probably Stand Pat at the Deadline
By Giles Ferrell - Mar 9, 2021
The NHL trade deadline is just over a month away, and speculation now runs rampant about which players are on the trading block. With the Minnesota Wild […]
Stalock Was Both Relatable and Fun During His Time in Minnesota
By Giles Ferrell - Mar 1, 2021
Monday morning brought unfortunate news to the Minnesota Wild faithful: the Edmonton Oilers claimed South St. Paul’s Alex Stalock off waivers. The Wild had placed the 33-year-old […]
Cam Talbot Has Been What the Wild Have Needed
By Giles Ferrell - Feb 15, 2021
When the Minnesota Wild return to the ice Tuesday night after a two-week hiatus, they will do so without Cam Talbot, who remains on the league’s COVID […]
2021 Expansion List 3.0: Jordan Greenway’s Ascension Makes This A Tough Choice
By Giles Ferrell - Feb 11, 2021
With the Minnesota Wild season on pause and over half the team on the COVID list, there’s never been a better time to revisit the expansion draft […]
What Have We Learned About the Wild So Far This Season?
By Giles Ferrell - Feb 9, 2021
Tuesday marks one week since the Minnesota Wild played their last game. They have suspended play for at least another week while COVID continues to spread through […]
How Does Bill Guerin Shore Up the Center Position This Year?
By Giles Ferrell - Feb 1, 2021
After 10 games of subpar play and now with the likelihood that 2020 first-round draft pick Marco Rossi will not return to the Minnesota Wild this season […]
What the Wild Are Getting With Ian Cole
By Giles Ferrell - Jan 20, 2021
It was not a flashy move, but the Minnesota Wild traded Greg Pateryn to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for Ian Cole on Tuesday. While it was […]