The Wild’s recent success hasn’t translated into any big move up the standings because of a conference loaded with good teams.
Updated: November 16, 2013, - 11:55 PM
Jason Pominville and Mikko Koivu each had two points and Josh Harding, who has given up 19 goals in 16 games, made 22 saves to improve to 11-2-2.
Updated: November 16, 2013, - 05:13 AM
If Backstrom is out long-term, GM Chuck Fletcher can either sign a free-agent goaltender or make a trade.
Updated: November 16, 2013, - 12:47 AM
Wild coach Mike Yeo isn’t opposed to tough hockey. But he did take exception Thursday to “anybody that tries to call us soft.”
Updated: November 15, 2013, - 07:10 AM
It has given up only two even-strength goals in past 12 games, helping Wild go 8-1-2.
Updated: November 15, 2013, - 07:09 AM
The rough-and-tumble Leafs knocked Niklas Backstrom out of the game in the first period, but Zach Parise scored late and the Wild won in a shootout.
Updated: November 14, 2013, - 07:53 AM
Besides a terrific first period and his second career fight, Coyle stole a puck and set up Zach Parise’s tying goal late in the third period.
Updated: November 14, 2013, - 06:59 AM
The Wild is riding sizzling-hot Josh Harding in a bit of goaltending role reversal.
Updated: November 11, 2013, - 02:24 PM
The Wild was messy in every facet much of the night, especially in its own end.
Updated: November 10, 2013, - 12:25 AM