A deal with the tribe that runs Mystic Lake Casino will add $5.3 million to this season’s purses, inflating them to about $190,000 per day — twice the level paid in 2011 and close to the amount offered at top Midwest tracks.
Updated: May 17, 2013, - 01:03 PM
Niklas Backstrom, 35, will become an unrestricted free agent on July 5.
Updated: May 12, 2013, - 12:20 AM
Wild GM Chuck Fletcher announced no big shakeup — coach Mike Yeo will return — but sees holes to fill.
Updated: May 12, 2013, - 12:10 AM
Forty percent of the Wild's shots in Game 4 were snuffed out before they got to the net.
Updated: May 09, 2013, - 11:22 AM
Patrick Sharp missed 19 games in March and April because of injury but is 28-1-3 in the games he has...
Updated: May 08, 2013, - 08:29 AM
Eden Prairie’s Nick Leddy is thriving in Chicago, but state-title memories refuse to fade.
Updated: May 07, 2013, - 11:55 AM
Chicago players credited the Wild for playing with desperation while admitting they could have done more.
Updated: May 06, 2013, - 12:07 AM
The Wild’s Saturday practice was used to address flaws, large and small, that have been costly in Games 1 and 2.
Updated: May 05, 2013, - 09:12 AM
With his team yet to win a game in its first-round playoff series against Chicago, Wild coach Mike Yeo said Saturday that he is open to making any changes that might help.
Updated: May 05, 2013, - 12:07 AM