Kirill Kaprizov Offered A Bit Of Everything In His Wild Debut
By Giles Ferrell - Jan 15, 2021
For Minnesota Wild fans who agonized for five years over when Kirill Kaprizov was going make his debut, Thursday night’s 4-3 overtime win was about everything they […]
Foligno is the Type of Player Guerin Wants to Build a Culture Around
By Giles Ferrell - Jan 13, 2021
Minnesota Wild general manager Bill Guerin had high praise for forward Marcus Foligno on Tuesday afternoon. “He’s a very valuable guy to our team,” he said while […]
Why Is It Almost Impossible to Legally Stream Wild Games?
By Giles Ferrell - Jan 12, 2021
Some fans aren’t switching cable providers again. Some are moving to AT&T Now or back to cable. Some are just going to try less than legal places […]
Takeaways From The First Days Of Training Camp
By Giles Ferrell - Jan 6, 2021
As the calendar turned to the new year, the Minnesota Wild and the rest of the NHL began training camp this past week in preparation for their […]
The Good and Bad of the 2021 Wild Schedule
By Giles Ferrell - Dec 23, 2020
Just as the first significant snowfall of the winter began to drop on the Twin Cities Wednesday afternoon, another sign that winter is here finally came for […]
Setting Over/Unders for the 2020-21 Wild Season
By Giles Ferrell - Dec 22, 2020
An early Christmas gift for hockey fans came on Sunday when the NHL announced that they had agreed upon the 56-game format of the 2020-21 season with […]
Kaapo Kahkonen Gets Another Chance To Prove He Is NHL Ready
By Giles Ferrell - Dec 17, 2020
On Wednesday the Minnesota Wild announced that they had signed goaltender Andrew Hammond to a one-year two-way contract and that Alex Stalock would be out indefinitely with […]
The Wild Benefit From Being In The Realigned Pacific Division
By Giles Ferrell - Dec 11, 2020
The NHL is moving towards a start date of Jan. 13th, as Pierre LeBrun of The Athletic reported on Tuesday, the financial hurdles between the league and […]
Don’t Look Now, But Gophers Hockey is 6-0
By Giles Ferrell - Dec 8, 2020
For the first time since the National Championship season of 2001-02, the Gophers men’s hockey team is off to a 6-0 start. Sweeps of defending Big Ten […]
The Xcel Energy Center Remains A Premier Venue After 20 Years
By Giles Ferrell - Nov 25, 2020
This is the third in a three–part series celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Xcel Energy Center opening. Arenas of the past never had a long shelf […]
The Top Events in the Xcel Energy Center’s 20 Years
By Giles Ferrell - Nov 23, 2020
This is the second in a three part series celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Xcel Energy Center Opening. Despite being a venue built primarily for hockey, […]
The Xcel Energy Center 20 Years Later: Constructing and Opening
By Giles Ferrell - Nov 18, 2020
This is the first in a three part series celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Xcel Energy Center Opening. June 23, 1998. Just 363 days after the […]