Michael Russo

Reporter | Wild, NHL
Michael Russo has covered the NHL since 1995 and the Minnesota Wild for the Star Tribune since 2005.

Recent content from Michael Russo

Homecoming Day for Wild's Coyle

The young Wild forward grew up near Boston and will have a plenty of fans on hand for the game vs. the Bruins.

Updated: March 17, 2014, - 12:30 AM

Wild picks up another point, but loses again in shootout

A tough shootout loss to Columbus left the team pondering the positives and negatives of a homestand that finished 1-0-3.

Updated: March 16, 2014, - 12:56 AM

Wild notes: GMs want to expand video review, but the devil's in the details

There is a clamoring to expand video replay in the NHL, although general managers didn’t reach a consensus of the...

Updated: March 16, 2014, - 12:12 AM

NHL short takes

A lot off the top?The biggest news at the GM’s meetings came when Vancouver Canucks GM Mike Gillis was peppered...

Updated: March 15, 2014, - 07:36 PM

Wild notes: Suter likes his league-leading time on the ice

Ryan Suter’s ice time continues to be eye-popping.

Updated: March 15, 2014, - 12:56 AM

Wild back to winning ways with close victory over Rangers

Zach Parise scored the game-winner as Minnesota gained a five-point edge on the Stars in the playoff race.

Updated: March 14, 2014, - 01:44 AM

Wild scores first three goals, but Oilers rally to win in shootout

The Wild scored the first three goals of the game, only to let the Oilers escape.

Updated: March 12, 2014, - 05:31 AM

Milestone 1,000th NHL game reflects Cooke's adaptability

With his wife and three children on the ice and 20 other family members and friends in the crowd, Wild...

Updated: March 11, 2014, - 11:33 PM

Wild loses point vs. St. Louis but believes it made one

The Wild rallied from a two-goal deficit, but the Blues stretched their winning streak over Minnesota to eight.

Updated: March 10, 2014, - 09:07 AM

Wild assistant coach Wilson appreciates Modano's tribute

When Modano was a teenager, Wilson recruited him to come to Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, and play in the Western Hockey League.

Updated: March 09, 2014, - 11:09 PM

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