Matt Boldy and the Iowa Wild Stopped the Bleeding In Minnesota
By Joe Bouley - Jan 10, 2022
The Minnesota Wild sat atop the NHL on Dec. 10th, 2011. It was all downhill from there, as significant injuries not only knocked the Wild off first […]
Dean Evason Must Find A Way To Solve The St. Louis Blues
By Joe Bouley - Jan 3, 2022
Dean Evason has pushed the right buttons since taking over the Minnesota Wild on Valentine’s Day 2019. With a 99-62-30 record (.662 points percentage), his tenure in […]
Wild Will Battle Rest And Rust In Winter Classic
By Joe Bouley - Dec 27, 2021
To say the last two NHL seasons have been challenging would be an understatement. All Kirill Kaprizov knows about life in the National Hockey League is tumult […]
The Wild Have Developed A Killer Instinct In the Third Period
By Joe Bouley - Dec 20, 2021
A lot of folks are wondering if the Minnesota Wild are for real. There’s a lot to like for sure. The Wild no longer employ a dump-and-chase […]
Brodin and Dumba Are Minnesota’s New Top Defensive Pairing
By Joe Bouley - Dec 13, 2021
The Minnesota Wild’s transformation over the last few seasons has been dramatic. Ryan Suter is no longer eating all of the minutes, challenging Drew Doughty for the […]
The Wild Finally Took Care Of Business In A Marquee Game
By Joe Bouley - Dec 6, 2021
The Minnesota Wild organization has knocked on the door of relevance before. The problem is, knocking’s usually as far as it got. There’s been chatter about how […]
Connor Dewar Is the Iowa Wild’s Mr. Responsible On the Ice
By Joe Bouley - Nov 29, 2021
Drafting and developing centers has proven a difficult task for the Minnesota Wild. Until recently, the Wild swung and missed on just about every center prospect since […]
Matt Boldy’s Chemistry With Marco Rossi Was On Display Again In His Debut
By Joe Bouley - Nov 22, 2021
It wasn’t a foregone conclusion that Matt Boldy was destined for Iowa when the Minnesota Wild’s training camp was wrapping up in September. Sure, accounts will say […]
The Iowa Wild Know Addison Won’t Be In Des Moines Much Longer
By Joe Bouley - Nov 15, 2021
As COVID and injury struck the Minnesota Wild, it forced Bill Guerin to make his first call to Iowa. Only, when the call was made, Guerin called […]
The Wild Have Modernized Their Approach To Overtime
By Joe Bouley - Nov 8, 2021
The Minnesota Wild capped off an exciting 5-4 come-from-behind win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday. It was Minnesota’s fourth game this season that required overtime or […]
Minnesota’s Struggling Power Play Needs A New Wrinkle
By Joe Bouley - Nov 1, 2021
The more things change, the more things stay the same for the Minnesota Wild’s power play. With star power in Kirill Kaprizov and Kevin Fiala, how can […]