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

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

Bad pass leads to bad result for Wild

Third-period miscues — especially Keith Ballard’s — led to defeat in Dallas, but the Wild can’t dwell on it.

Updated: March 09, 2014, - 08:06 AM

Wild notes: Moves put Heatley on fourth line

DALLAS – The trade-deadline move to add two forwards brought more depth to the Wild, and with that comes lineup...

Updated: March 08, 2014, - 08:21 PM

Mike Modano's number goes to the rafters

The former North Star is having his jersey retired tonight when the Stars play the Wild.

Updated: March 08, 2014, - 01:49 PM

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