Losing Joel Eriksson Ek Might Be the Worst Possible Scenario
By Mikki Tuohy - Apr 8, 2023
The Stanley Cup Playoffs are just around the corner. The Minnesota Wild have a handful of games left and Kirill Kaprizov is finally going to draw back […]
The Wild Are Better Suited For the Playoffs Than Last Year
By Mikki Tuohy - Apr 3, 2023
Take a deep breath, everyone. The Minnesota Wild’s loss on Saturday against the Western Conference-leading Vegas Golden Knights doesn’t mean their playoff run is doomed. That’s going […]
The Fourth Line Is the Engine Driving the Wild
By Mikki Tuohy - Mar 27, 2023
When Kirill Kaprizov went down with an injury two weeks ago, no one was sure how the Minnesota Wild would respond. Would they throw their hands up […]
Don’t Forget About Gustav Nyquist
By Mikki Tuohy - Mar 13, 2023
The Trade Deadline has come and gone and the Minnesota Wild are already reaping benefits from their moves. Marcus Johansson scored his first goal in (his second […]
The Silver Lining of Kaprizov’s Absence
By Mikki Tuohy - Mar 11, 2023
Minnesota fans are always waiting for the other shoe to drop and last week, it dropped hard. Logan Stanley‘s mid-ice check went wrong and injured Minnesota Wild […]
There’s A Reason Why Bill Guerin Traded For Swedish Players
By Mikki Tuohy - Mar 4, 2023
Bill Guerin promised to make big moves for the Minnesota Wild at the NHL Trade Deadline. And he certainly did that. Unlike last year’s big, splashy trade […]
Will the Wild Pull Together Or Fall Apart?
By Mikki Tuohy - Feb 25, 2023
The Minnesota Wild are simultaneously pulling together and falling apart. They are a walking, skating conundrum, but we’re used to that in the State of Hockey. When […]
Guerin’s Next Task? Re-Sign Minnesota’s Glue Guy
By Mikki Tuohy - Feb 17, 2023
As the trade deadline draws near, all eyes are on Bill Guerin. Will the Minnesota Wild be buyers? Sellers? Maybe just hang tight and go along for […]
Kaprizov Always Brings the Thrills No Matter How Bad Things Get
By Mikki Tuohy - Feb 11, 2023
The State of Hockey has a pretty big gap in its resume when it comes to having a superstar. There’ve been plenty of prominent personalities and lots […]
A Brief History of the Wild’s All-Star Appearances
By Mikki Tuohy - Feb 4, 2023
The Minnesota Wild have been an NHL team for two decades, but that’s been long enough to make an impact on the All-Star Game. Kirill Kaprizov is […]
Which Wild Player Has the Most All-Star Worthy Vibes?
By Mikki Tuohy - Jan 28, 2023
The NHL released their full list of players attending the All-Star Game last week, and, unsurprisingly, the list of players supposedly voted in by the fans was […]
Why Pride Night Is Important
By Mikki Tuohy - Jan 18, 2023
Last night, the Philadelphia Flyers hosted their annual Pride Night. What was supposed to be a night to celebrate love and inclusion was instead twisted into something […]