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

Quick makes 40 saves for L.A., Wild drops second straight

The Wild generated more than enough chances to win, but Jonathan Quick challenged, sprawled and contorted his Los Angeles Kings bunch to a 2-1 win.

Updated: October 19, 2014, - 11:11 PM

Wild shakes up scoreless power play unit ahead of game at LA

After getting blanked on four chances and giving up a game-turning shorthanded goal during Friday’s 2-1 loss at Anaheim, Wild coach Mike Yeo said the power play needed to be addressed.

Updated: October 18, 2014, - 11:53 PM

NHL Insider: In Florida, Panthers hold a hot seat

The NHL's most unstable franchise - the Florida Panthers - is feeling it at the box office.

Updated: October 18, 2014, - 05:38 PM

Wild lose first game as Ducks rally for two goals in third

A shorthanded goal ended the Wild’s shutout streak; Corey Perry’s fifth goal then ended its winning streak.

Updated: October 18, 2014, - 06:03 AM

Wild so deep, Brodziak a rare healthy scratch

In five previous seasons with the Wild, Kyle Brodziak had played in 373 of a possible 376 regular-season games and only been a healthy scratch once.

Updated: October 18, 2014, - 12:39 AM

Wild must shake off the rust in return to action

After a little team-bonding in Southern California with several days off in between games, the Wild is ready to face the Ducks on Friday.

Updated: October 17, 2014, - 06:38 AM

Wild notes: Stoner happy in Anaheim

ANAHEIM, CALIF. – Clayton Stoner talks like a California surfer. Laid back, drops the word, “dude,” every now and then...

Updated: October 16, 2014, - 10:07 PM

Rookie defensemen Dumba, Folin adjusting to NHL game

Two games into the season, Matt Dumba and Christian Folin have shown some good, some bad.

Updated: October 16, 2014, - 12:15 AM

Ryan Carter brings grittiness to Wild

Carter, an undrafted free agent from Minnesota State Mankato, won a Stanley Cup with Anaheim as a late-season call-up in 2007.

Updated: October 15, 2014, - 07:51 AM

Wild signs Brodin to six-year deal

Deal keeps defenseman with club through 2020-21, pays him $25 million.

Updated: October 13, 2014, - 09:19 AM

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