When the Wild opens the second round against the Blackhawks, Ilya Bryzgalov — the Wild’s fourth No. 1 goalie this season — will get the start because rookie Darcy Kuemper sustained an undisclosed injury Wednesday.
Updated: May 02, 2014, - 12:15 AM
Nino Niederreiter’s second goal of the game 5 minutes, 2 seconds into OT hoisted the Wild into a second-round matchup with Chicago.
Updated: May 01, 2014, - 10:24 AM
“Just something different to do,” Ryan Suter said before the Wild’s 5-4 victory over the Avalanche on Wednesday night.
Updated: May 01, 2014, - 01:56 AM
There are pivotal junctures in the growth of every team, and Wednesday night will be a significant one for the Wild.
Updated: April 30, 2014, - 06:54 AM
Nathan MacKinnon has one four-point game and two three-point games; Zach Parise is riding a career-best six-game point streak and is coming off four points in Monday’s Game 6 victory.
Updated: April 30, 2014, - 05:50 AM
Zach Parise scored twice -- including the game-winner with 6:29 left in the third period -- as the Wild forced a seventh playoff game in Denver. The Wild scored two empty-netters to sew up the victory.
Updated: April 29, 2014, - 08:45 AM
This offseason, when the coaches’ challenge debate is reintroduced in the NHL, Wild coach Mike Yeo said, “I’ll probably be in favor of it.”
Updated: April 29, 2014, - 12:38 AM
Fate might have been unkind, but all the Wild can do now is force Game 7, or else their season will end tonight at the X.
Updated: April 28, 2014, - 08:40 AM
Captain Mikko Koivu said “it’s not a game of ifs,” but if the Wild could have cashed in an empty-net...
Updated: April 27, 2014, - 11:05 PM