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Devan Dubnyk extended his team-record streak of shutout minutes and Nino Niederreiter tied a record by scoring 12 seconds into Tuesday night's game at the X.
The veteran forward has no timetable for return to lineup.
The Wild winger has the chance to equal, or even break, the NHL record for consecutive goals against Philadelphia at the X.
Minnesota opened the game on an 18-2 run, and cruised to its ninth straight season-opening victory.
Gophers' blowout victory intensifies an already hot seat under Nebraska coach Mike Riley
JD Spielman's first collegiate touch was a 99-yard kickoff return for a touchdown in Nebraska's season-opening victory against Arkansas State.
Kyle Gibson of the Twins credits a sports psychology professional with helping to turn around his 2017 season, and other Minnesota athletes have worked on their mental game since they were teenagers.
The season's longest homestand ended with a tough loss and 3-3 record.
The Spartans will put 19-0 record on line for title vs. Mahtomedi.
Two-on-two drill gives Alex Stalock his moment at Bloomington workout.
Jason Zucker and wife Carly welcomed Hendrix Scott Zucker, 7 pounds and 19 inches, on Friday, joining Carly's 7-year-old daughter Sophia in the family.
After a victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday, lighthearted moods were allowable for the Wild. But coach Bruce Boudreau doesn't want it to linger - especially with Pittsburgh on deck.
After finishing with the fourth worst record in MLS, coach Adrian Heath expects United's roster turnover could be from five to seven players before the team's second season.
"It's a microcosm of the season. Sloppy giveaways, poor decision-making in our own half and then the ball ends up in the back of the net," coach Adrian Heath said of Sunday's loss.
Predictably, the first MLS season was not pretty at times, but Minnesota United proved it is in this for the long haul.
Marcus Foligno returned to practice for the first time since last week's game at Chicago, where a fight with John Hayden gave the winger a facial fracture that required minor surgery.
Minnesota United expects to have a few hundred fans at Sunday's match vs. the L.A. Galaxy.
Charlie Coyle suffered a broken leg Thursday night in Chicago, and had surgery Friday. Marcus Foligno has a left facial fracture incurred in a fight while Nino Neiderreiter has a high left ankle sprain.
"My generation, this was our generation for the World Cup," Minnesota United winger Ethan Finlay said of the United States being knocked out of the 2018 tournament.
Veteran winger Chris Stewart is a proven leader in the locker room and on the ice. Through two games, Stewart leads the Wild with two goals and an assist.
Parise skated with the Wild on Monday at Xcel Energy Center. But there's no timetable for his return to game action.
Players have two games to state cases for next season.
Minnesota United's fellow expansion team has not only clinched a playoff spot but set an attendance record to help brand itself in its market.
Ahead of United's last home match of the year, the club anticipated its fourth consecutive lower-bowl sellout and sixth consecutive crowd of more than 20,000.
While Minnesota United's slim playoff hopes are still clinging to life, coach Adrian Heath has remained adamant that these last few matches of the Loons' inaugural MLS season are very important regardless.
Down 2-1 in stoppage time, the Loons scored twice against their fellow expansion side to steal a road victory.
Of the 18 players with Minnesota United when it lost 6-1 to MLS' other expansion team in their opening game, only four are still regular starters.
Emma Bates' father watched her run last year's 10 Mile online shortly before dying of a lung disease
Abu Danladi is keeping his head up, even after missed chances.
After developing in the Western Hockey League, the high scoring defenseman gets a shot in the organization after not making his high school team as a sophomore.
Ibarra has started the past two comeback victories, including Saturday's 4-1 result against FC Dallas, when the winger scored the go-ahead goal.
Childhood pals Tyler Ennis and Jared Spurgeon are thrilled for a chance to play together again.
Penalties have kept team on the power play or penalty kill a lot this preseason, taking away needed 5-on-5 situations.
Christian Ramirez and Marc Burch had missed a combined 17 matches before they both returned to the starting lineup a week ago.
Wright was the Wolves and Lynx president.
Minnesota United will play at Vancouver and Montreal in a four-day span. Or as coach Adrian Heath called it, a "tough week."
Duluth native Ethan Finlay scored in his home match debut against Philadelphia, helping the Loons to a draw.
Minnesota United winger Ethan Finlay, born in Duluth, was acquired in trade from Columbus a month ago.
Saturday night's mammoth victory, the largest shutout in team history, allowed the Twins to go plus-1 on the season in run differential — scoring 669 runs, giving up 668.
Catcher Jason Castro suffered a concussion Aug. 23 after taking two foul balls off his mask and has been on the seven-day DL ever since.
The rookie has taken over for Loons' leading scorer.
After a pair of last-place finishes, the Fire is "the surprise of the year" in the MLS, done by spending its money wisely on designated players.
In a lot of ways, how the Loons ended Sunday's match at the Seattle Sounders was truly indicative of Minnesota's inaugural season as a whole.
Former Prairie Seeds player Ish Jome is starting for United at left back.
The United Bid Committee of the United States, Mexico and Canada will know by June 2018 whether it will be the host of the 2026 World Cup. Minneapolis is one of 44 cities considered as a host site.
The Vikings' home, which played host to an international friendly last summer, is one of 49 stadiums identified by a three-nation bid committee as a possible site for the 2026 World Cup.
At the construction site in St. Paul, a central tower crane has taken up residence and the hole for Minnesota United's soccer stadium is about 40 to 50 percent dug
The Loons have yet to win back-to-back MLS games.
Rookie forward Abu Danladi started in Ramirez's place on Saturday and coach Adrian Heath noted there was a difference.
The broadcast color analyst, the only woman who is a team-employed TV color analyst in MLS, is back home, explaining even the sport's intricacies with a comfortable style.
Struggling D.C. United serves as a salve for the Loons.
With match 22 of 34 total Saturday, the Loons are still chasing their metaphorical feathered tails when it comes to competitiveness and relevancy. And a large reason behind that is time.
Two-assist game delivers on Loons' big expectations.
The club and insurance company Allianz Life announced a multi-year partnership Tuesday morning at United's offices in Golden Valley.
The Loons expect to have added depth before their next match.
Adrian Heath had a pretty off-brand request in his postmatch news conference Saturday. Instead of giving his opinion on three possible penalties, the Minnesota United coach gave the power to the free press.
United's Joe Greenspan broke his nose and is sidelined by a third concussion of the season already. The Loons have played 20 matches.
After United battled with Houston Dynamo at TCF Bank Stadium on Wednesday, the two squads' Unified teams — comprised of young athletes with and without intellectual disabilities — also played.
The Loons are desperate for a victory, and four strong showings over the next 17 days - all at home - would put Minnesota in the MLS playoff hunt.
The Loons started just three regular starters Saturday vs. Atlas FC in an international friendly at TCF Bank Stadium in front of an announced 17,010 fans.
Michael Boxall started three matches in the recent Confederations Cup and is expected shore up the Loons at center-back.
Scottish national team wing Sam Nicholson is the first of likely several new additions as the Loons look to bolster their depth for the second half of the MLS season.
Major League Soccer's secondary transfer window opens Monday and runs through Aug. 9. It allows MLS teams to acquire new players from international transfers or intraleague trades.
The Loons roster is looking to recharge after opening a long homestand with a loss.
Despite a depleted roster, Miguel Ibarra didn't start and played only the final minutes.
Loons look for a chance to build some momentum.
Loons coach Adrian Heath has said he doesn't "get enough" out of his players on the road and that those guys are "kidding themselves if they think they're trying as hard as they can."
The Loons jumped out to an early lead on New York City but could not sustain any momentum at Yankee Stadium in a 3-1 loss.
New York City star forward David Villa on Thursday had issues with United's Johan Venegas - but was it the correct player to challenge?
Not counting own goals, the Loons have scored only five first-half goals; they have 18 in the second half.
He hadn't played since he started the 1-0 win against Orlando City SC on May 27.
Manager Adrian Heath turned angry at half and remained so at the end.
Rookie Abu Danladi scored the United's third goal in the 64th minute - and later received a red card.
MLS teams can use target allocation money to buy down the salaries of players that would be designated players, thus freeing up space to acquire more.
After playing to small crowds in ill-fitting venues, Sporting Kansas City has sold out its stadium for close to 100 games in a row and built a loyal following with a fan-focused approach.
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