Matt Boldy Can Play Wherever He’s Asked To Play
By Joe Bouley - Sep 20, 2021
The inaugural Tom Kurvers Prospect Showcase hosted by the Minnesota Wild concluded on Sunday afternoon. It was the much-anticipated chance to view Marco Rossi in a Wild […]
The Wild Are Younger, Faster, and More Skilled Everywhere Except On Defense
By Joe Bouley - Sep 13, 2021
To say the Minnesota Wild have had a luxury on defense the last eight seasons would not quite do it justice. Minnesota’s head coaches have written out […]
The Wild Should Give Kahkonen A Fair Share Of the Net This Season
By Joe Bouley - Sep 7, 2021
The Minnesota Wild have been historically bad at drafting and developing goaltenders. They typically selected goalies late in the draft and couldn’t get past the overly accepted […]
The Wild Should Go For Broke and Offer Sheet Elias Pettersson
By Joe Bouley - Aug 30, 2021
The Minnesota Wild were a team that was easy to do business with under Chuck Fletcher. Got an aging veteran goalie with no options? No problem, here’s […]
Calen Addison Has Already Made the Jump
By Joe Bouley - Aug 25, 2021
If money could have been wagered on whether Matt Dumba would still be on the Minnesota Wild at the start of the offseason, the money line on […]
Jordan Greenway Must Find His Game Away From Joel Eriksson Ek
By Joe Bouley - Aug 23, 2021
As much as the Minnesota Wild have had trouble landing a true No. 1 center, finding a true power forward has proven to be equally elusive. Charlie […]
Carson Lambos Is More Of A Modern Player Than A Throwback
By Joe Bouley - Aug 16, 2021
For years the Minnesota Wild trotted out defensemen who couldn’t meet the demands of the post-lockout NHL, a game that is now fixated on skill and speed […]
Daemon Hunt Got A Crash-Course in Leadership During A Strange Season
By Joe Bouley - Aug 9, 2021
Whether it’s moving to university or going out on your own for the first time, leaving your parents’ home is an exciting adventure. Moving from Brandon, Manitoba, […]
Frederick Gaudreau Is A Sneaky-Good Signing
By Joe Bouley - Aug 2, 2021
It’s no secret that the Minnesota Wild need center depth. When they are putting Ryan Hartman, a winger, as a center next to their second-leading scorer, it’s […]
Dmitry Kulikov Is a Decent Get, But He’s No Brennan Menell
By Joe Bouley - Jul 30, 2021
When Bill Guerin decided to buy out the remaining years on Ryan Suter and Zach Parise’s contracts, he knew he made his bed in the infernal regions of […]
Minnesota Loaded Up On Defensemen With Skating and Puck Skills
By Joe Bouley - Jul 27, 2021
Paul Fenton started overhauling the forwards during his brief stint as the general manager of the Minnesota Wild. By unloading the Chuck Fletcher core, he began rebuilding […]
The Parise and Suter Signings Were a Welcome Big Swing That Missed
By Joe Bouley - Jul 19, 2021
Looking back at it all, Barry Melrose declaring the Minnesota Wild as the favorite to win the Stanley Cup in 2013 might go down as one of […]