Canucks Gain Advantage In The Series

Today, the Vancouver Canucks and the Minnesota Wild played their third game in their play in series. Minnesota took Game 1 by a score of 3-0. Vancouver would then get a 4-3 win in Game 2 to even up the series. Game 3 started today early for both teams, game time was 230p EST. https://twitter.com/Canucks/status/1291438554795524097?s=20Continue reading Canucks Gain Advantage In The Series

Canucks Tame the Wild to Even Series at One

Minnesota Wild v. Vancouver Canucks Game 2 Vancouver looks to even the series after their Game 1 loss Sunday night. https://twitter.com/mnwildPR/status/1290836836714262529?s=20   Minnesota Wild Lines and Defencive Pairings Jordan Greenway Eric Staal Kevin Fiala Zach Parise Joel Eriksson Ek Luke Kunin Marcus Foligno Alex Galchenyuk Mats Zuccarello Ryan Donato Mikko Koivu Ryan Hartman Ryan Suter … Continue reading Canucks Tame the Wild to Even Series at One

Stalock Records First Career Playoff Win with Shutout over Cancuks

Vancouver Canucks v. Minnesota Wild Vancouver Canucks Projected Lines and Defencive Pairings J.T. Miller Elias Pettersson Tyler Toffoli Tanner Pearson Bo Horvat Brock Boeser Antoine Roussel Adam Gaudette Micheal Ferland Tyler Motte Jay Beagle Brandon Sutter Quinn Hughes Christopher Tanev Alexander Edler Troy Stecher Oscar Fantenberg Tyler Myers Jacob Markstrom Thatcher Demko Unfit to play:  … Continue reading Stalock Records First Career Playoff Win with Shutout over Cancuks

Stanley Cup Qualifiers Preview – Vancouver Canucks vs. Minnesota Wild

#7 Vancouver Canucks (36-27-6) vs. #10 Minnesota Wild (35-27-7) On the season, the Minnesota Wild and Vancouver Canucks would face off three times.  The Minnesota Wild would win two of the three contests, with one being in the overtime session. This will be only the second match-up between the two squads, with Minnesota winning the … Continue reading Stanley Cup Qualifiers Preview – Vancouver Canucks vs. Minnesota Wild

Minnesota Wild Team Preview

2019-20 Regular Season: 35-27-7 (.558%, 77 pts), 6th in Central Division 2019-20 Playoffs: 10th seed in Stanley Cup Qualifiers   The Minnesota Wild in their last 23 contests finished 15-7-1 before the league paused operations due to the concerns surrounding COVID-19, including a record of 8-4-0 in 12 games after Dean Evason replaced Bruce Boudreau … Continue reading Minnesota Wild Team Preview

Game Recap – 3/1/2020 – Washington Capitals v. Minnesota Wild

Washington Capitals (39-19-6 84pts) v. Minnesota Wild (32-25-7 71pts)   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals head to Minnesota to face the Wild and finish their short two game road trip, and boy would we have a wild one (pun intended) to start this game. In the first period Ryan Donato would open the scoring for … Continue reading Game Recap – 3/1/2020 – Washington Capitals v. Minnesota Wild

Call of the Wild: Washington Capitals vs Minnesota Wild

Washington Capitals (39-20-5) vs Minnesota Wild (31-25-7)  Predicted GoaltenderRecordGAA / SV% / # SOWashington CapitalsBraden Holtby23-13-53.12 / .897 / 0Minnesota WildAlex Stalock18-9-42.60 / .910 / 4 The Washington Capitals completed their home-and-home series on Thursday night against the Jets, and now the good guys are off to Minnesota to take on the Wild to kick … Continue reading Call of the Wild: Washington Capitals vs Minnesota Wild

Bruce Boudreau fired as Head Coach by Wild

The Minnesota Wild today announced that Head Coach Bruce Boudreau has been relieved of his head coaching duties, effective immediately. https://twitter.com/mnwild/status/1228349989946056704 Boudreau, 65, had been the Head Coach of the Wild since 2016-17 season.  He compiled a record of 158-110-35 over the last three and a half seasons, and only made the playoffs twice, losing … Continue reading Bruce Boudreau fired as Head Coach by Wild

Game Recap: New Jersey Devils vs Minnesota Wild 11/26/19

New Jersey Devils (8-11-4 20pts) vs Minnesota Wild (10-11-4 24pts) Game Recap: Coming off a 5-1 victory over the Red Wings last game out, the New Jersey Devils host the Minnesota Wild at the Prudential Center tonight. Tonight would feature the NHL debut of Finnish goaltender Kappo Kahkonen for the Wild. Speaking of which, the … Continue reading Game Recap: New Jersey Devils vs Minnesota Wild 11/26/19

NHL News and Notes from Saturday, November 2nd, 2019

NHL News and Notes from Saturday, November 2nd, 2019   News: The Nashville Predators unveiled their 2020 Winter Classic jersey. https://twitter.com/PredsNHL/status/1190648508396658689?s=20 The jersey pays homage to the history of hockey in Nashville including the Dixie Flyers.   Game Recaps: Edmonton Oilers v. Pittsburgh Penguins - 1p EST Start Time The Pittsburgh Penguins would play host … Continue reading NHL News and Notes from Saturday, November 2nd, 2019