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It’s Time for Evason To Match Berube’s Creativity
By Justin Wiggins - May 12, 2022
In the first round of the playoffs this year, head coach Dean Evason has continued his tenure-long trend of relying on the depth of the Minnesota Wild […]
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Marc-Andre Fleury Reminded Everyone Why It’s His Net
By Justin Wiggins - May 6, 2022
Dean Evason doubled down on Flower Power following a deflating 4-0 loss in Game 1 on Monday, even when it seemed like the only logical choice was […]
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Adam Beckman Got A True Taste Of Pro Hockey This Season
By Justin Wiggins - Apr 28, 2022
A young rookie stood out as the Minnesota Wild fine-tuned their roster during training camp. So much so that he was almost able to seize one of […]
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The Wild Have Stronger Fourth-Line Options Than Deslauriers
By Justin Wiggins - Apr 14, 2022
General manager Bill Guerin re-shaped the Minnesota Wild roster at the deadline. With a strong run since then, those decisions helped position his team for a deep […]
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3 Simple Steps the Wild Can Use To Beat the Predators In the Playoffs
By Justin Wiggins - Apr 8, 2022
Anyone watching the Minnesota Wild’s 6-2 loss against the Nashville Predators on Tuesday could be forgiven for thinking they were a team in disarray. Not so much. […]
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Newly-Acquired Tyson Jost Impresses in Wild Debut
By Justin Wiggins - Mar 17, 2022
Tyson Jost made his Minnesota Wild debut on Wednesday, and the Wild flashed signs of their pre-All Star break ways against the streaking Boston Bruins. It was […]
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Jack McBain Will Have Opportunities If He Signs With the Wild
By Justin Wiggins - Mar 12, 2022
The Minnesota Wild’s deep and talented prospect pool appears poised to get a little smaller. It looks like center prospect Jack McBain would prefer to start his […]
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Marco Rossi Still Has Work To Do In Iowa
By Justin Wiggins - Mar 7, 2022
Who would have thought that the most polarizing and most talked about Minnesota Wild player leading up to this year’s trade deadline was going to be a […]
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Locker Room Chemistry Is Not A Reason For Minnesota To Stand Pat At the Deadline
By Justin Wiggins - Feb 25, 2022
Every NHL season, the turn of the calendar into the New Year signals the beginning of trade deadline chatter. The famed Winter Classic is over, and all […]
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The Wild Have A Goalie Duel On Their Hands
By Justin Wiggins - Feb 2, 2022
It’s time for the Minnesota Wild to buck the trend. For well over a decade, the Wild found most of their success when a single bell-cow goaltender […]
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Dean Evason’s Jack Adams Resume is About To Be Tested
By Justin Wiggins - Jan 27, 2022
After finishing second in last year’s Jack Adams voting as the NHL’s top coach, Dean Evason’s name is circulating again as a top candidate this year. His […]
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Eric Staal Is Providing Leadership For Marco Rossi In Iowa
By Justin Wiggins - Jan 19, 2022
Earlier this month, highly-touted Minnesota Wild prospect Marco Rossi made his NHL debut. Even though Minnesota’s veterans were returning from injury and COVID protocol, many believed he […]