Is it safe to go 'all-in' on the Wild?

Is it safe to go 'all-in' on the Wild?

It was around this time last year that the Wild embarked on its epic losing skid that cost former head coach Mike Yeo his job. Similar skids in the past have made Wild fans wary about their team.
Vikings grades, outlook: Rhodes stands out in secondary; are big changes ahead?
Vikings

Vikings grades, outlook: Rhodes stands out in secondary; are big changes ahead?

10:01am
For the first time since Mike Zimmer gutted the Vikings’ defensive roster upon arrival in 2014, the defense could see some significant turnover.
Aaron Rodgers' father opens up on family rift; sports analysts say, 'Why go there?'
Sports

Aaron Rodgers' father opens up on family rift; sports analysts say, 'Why go there?'

9:18am
The world learned of the Packers QB's estrangement from the family last year when his younger brother Jordan appeared on the reality TV show "The Bachelorette."
Scoggins: Boudreau in tune with Wild players' highs, lows
Wild

Scoggins: Boudreau in tune with Wild players' highs, lows

9:37am
Bruce Boudreau's deft touch with in-game adjustments and willingness to ride a hot hand demonstrate just how much coaching matters. On his list of attributes is that he doesn't play favorites.
On Thibodeau's birthday, LaVine promises his 'best defense' as a gift
Sports

On Thibodeau's birthday, LaVine promises his 'best defense' as a gift

28 minutes ago
It's Tom Thibodeau's 59th birthday today and the Wolves were thinking about what would make him happy, including the prospect of 'the rookie' singing Happy Birthday after beating San Antonio.
Derek Boogaard's father keeps asking: When will hockey fights be banned?
Sports

Derek Boogaard's father keeps asking: When will hockey fights be banned?

9:27am
Len Boogaard still wrestles with the culture of pro hockey, which contributed to his son Derek's death in 2011 at age 28.
Vikings

Former Vikings receiver Lewis makes difference at North High

January 16
With little fanfare, athletic director Leo Lewis attends to the smallest details, all in the name of supporting student-athletes who often get little support at home.
Wild

Stewart-Schroeder combo clicking for Wild

8:03am
The Chris Stewart-Jordan Schroeder duo is making things happen on the fourth line, and glib coach Bruce Boudreau will leave it at that.
Twins

Tough sell: Twins trying to sell hope as Winter Caravan begins

7:34am
After their 103-loss season, manager Paul Molitor and others are trying to sell hope even though the team hasn't made any major on-field players moves for 2017.
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Local Schedule

  • New Jersey at Wild

    7 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Timberwolves at San Antonio

    7:30 pm on FSN PLUS, 830-AM

  • Arizona at Wild

    7 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Timberwolves at L.A. Clippers

    9:30 pm on TNT, 830-AM

  • Gophers men's hockey at Wisconsin

    7 pm on FSN, 1500-AM

  • Ohio State at Gophers women's hockey

    7:07 pm

  • Gophers women's basketball at Iowa

    2 pm

  • Ohio State at Gophers women's hockey

    2:07 pm

  • Wisconsin at Gophers men's basketball

    3:30 pm on BTN, 1500-AM

  • Gophers men's hockey at Wisconsin

    5 pm on FSN, 1500-AM

  • Anaheim at Wild

    8 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Denver at Timberwolves

    6 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Nashville at Wild

    7 pm on FSN PLUS, 100.3-FM

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