Jared Spurgeon to return to Wild lineup vs. Blackhawks

Jared Spurgeon to return to Wild lineup vs. Blackhawks

The Wild didn't spiral down the standings when it lost defensive pillar Jared Spurgeon to a groin strain late in November, but Spurgeon is no doubt poised to bolster the back end when he returns to the lineup Sunday against the Blackhawks.

Oilers end Wild's various success streaks with 3-2 victory

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Oilers end Wild's various success streaks with 3-2 victory
Loss to Edmonton stops a winning roll at four games and ends a run of scoring points in eight games in a row.

Des Moines, Minnesota's minor league city, takes major steps to grow sports scene

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Des Moines, Minnesota's minor league city, takes major steps to grow sports scene
Iowa embraces being home to Minnesota's NBA and NHL affiliates.
Wild
6:54am

Mikko Koivu's scoring slump growing more frustrating

Coach Bruce Boudreau said he re-teamed Koivu with winger Mikael Granlund, whom he called the Wild's "best offensive player" and "best playmaker," as a way to generate some success from the center.
Wild
5:49am

Boudreau talks about 3-2 loss to Edmonton

Streak ends for the Wild.
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Wild
December 16

Wild-Chicago game preview

wild-chicago gameday6 p.m. at Chicago Blackhawks • FSN, 100.3-FMEastern swing starts in ChicagoPreview: The Wild (17-12-3) failed to post its longest winning streak of the…
Wild
December 16

Minnesota Wild's healthy scratches seem primed for success

Zack Mitchell will look to continue that trend Sunday at Chicago.
Wild
December 16

Tips on planning a sports road trip to Des Moines

Road trip tips for Des MoinesIowa Wild and WolvesThe Wild plays at home next Friday night against the Grand Rapids Griffins, with the Wolves at…

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  • Western Conference
    Central w l otl points home away
    Nashville 21 7 4 46 11-2-2 10-5-2
    St. Louis 22 10 2 46 12-7-0 10-3-2
    Winnipeg 18 10 5 41 11-3-1 7-7-4
    Dallas 18 14 2 38 10-4-0 8-10-2
    Chicago 16 11 5 37 9-5-2 7-6-3
    Minnesota 17 12 3 37 10-4-2 7-8-1
    Colorado 15 15 2 32 9-6-1 6-9-1
  • Pacific w l otl points home away
    Los Angeles 20 10 4 44 10-5-2 10-5-2
    Vegas 20 9 2 42 12-2-1 8-7-1
    San Jose 17 10 4 38 9-6-2 8-4-2
    Anaheim 14 11 8 36 8-7-3 6-4-5
    Calgary 16 14 3 35 8-10-0 8-4-3
    Vancouver 15 14 4 34 6-7-3 9-7-1
    Edmonton 14 17 2 30 5-10-0 9-7-2
    Arizona 7 23 5 19 3-10-1 4-13-4
  • Eastern Conference
    Atlantic w l otl points home away
    Tampa Bay 24 6 2 50 13-2-1 11-4-1
    Toronto 20 13 1 41 10-5-0 10-8-1
    Boston 15 10 5 35 9-5-3 6-5-2
    Montreal 14 15 4 32 9-7-3 5-8-1
    Detroit 12 13 7 31 6-6-6 6-7-1
    Ottawa 11 13 7 29 6-5-5 5-8-2
    Florida 12 15 5 29 6-6-3 6-9-2
    Buffalo 8 18 7 23 4-9-2 4-9-5
  • Metropolitan w l otl points home away
    Washington 21 12 1 43 14-5-0 7-7-1
    New Jersey 18 9 5 41 8-5-2 10-4-3
    Columbus 20 12 1 41 12-6-0 8-6-1
    NY Rangers 18 12 3 39 13-5-3 5-7-0
    NY Islanders 18 12 3 39 10-2-2 8-10-1
    Pittsburgh 17 14 3 37 10-5-1 7-9-2
    Philadelphia 14 11 7 35 7-6-4 7-5-3
    Carolina 14 11 7 35 7-4-3 7-7-4
  • Goals
    J. Zucker MIN 14
    E. Staal MIN 12
    N. Niederreiter MIN 10
    M. Granlund MIN 7
    C. Stewart MIN 7
  • Assists
    E. Staal MIN 16
    M. Granlund MIN 14
    R. Suter MIN 14
    J. Spurgeon MIN 12
    (3) Players 11
  • Points
    E. Staal MIN 28
    J. Zucker MIN 25
    M. Granlund MIN 21
    R. Suter MIN 18
    M. Dumba MIN 16
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    A. Stalock MIN 2.66
    D. Dubnyk MIN 2.69
  • Saves
    D. Dubnyk MIN 640
    A. Stalock MIN 289
  • Wins
    D. Dubnyk MIN 12
    A. Stalock MIN 5
  • Goals
    N. Kucherov TB 23
    A. Ovechkin WAS 23
    A. Lee NYI 20
    J. Tavares NYI 19
    (3) Players 17
  • Assists
    J. Voracek PHI 33
    J. Bailey NYI 31
    S. Stamkos TB 31
    B. Wheeler WPG 30
    C. McDavid EDM 28
  • Points
    N. Kucherov TB 46
    S. Stamkos TB 43
    J. Tavares NYI 40
    C. McDavid EDM 40
    J. Bailey NYI 40
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    A. Dell SJ 1.75
    A. Vasilevskiy TB 2.11
    C. Crawford CHI 2.15
    P. Rinne NSH 2.25
    S. Bobrovsky CLS 2.27
  • Saves
    F. Andersen TOR 885
    M. Smith CGY 820
    J. Gibson ANH 807
    A. Vasilevskiy TB 784
    H. Lundqvist NYR 782
  • Wins
    A. Vasilevskiy TB 21
    B. Holtby WAS 19
    P. Rinne NSH 18
    J. Allen STL 17
    (2) Players 17
  • Friday, December 15
    Carolina 5, Buffalo 4, F New Jersey 5, Dallas 2, F NY Rangers 4, Los Angeles 2, F
    Detroit 3, Toronto 1, F Vancouver 4, San Jose 3, F
  • Saturday, December 16
    Edmonton 3, Minnesota 2, F NY Rangers 3, Boston 2, F St. Louis 2, Winnipeg 0, F
    Carolina 2, Columbus 1, F NY Islanders 4, Los Angeles 3, F Ottawa 3, Montreal 0, F
    Philadelphia 2, Dallas 1, F Pittsburgh 4, Arizona 2, F Washington 3, Anaheim 2, F
    Tampa Bay 6, Colorado 5, F Nashville 2, Calgary 0, F
  • Today, December 17
    St. Louis @ Winnipeg Minnesota @ Chicago Calgary @ Vancouver
    Florida @ Vegas
  • Monday, December 18
    Columbus @ Boston Anaheim @ New Jersey Los Angeles @ Philadelphia
    Pittsburgh @ Colorado San Jose @ Edmonton
  • Tuesday, December 19
    Carolina @ Toronto Anaheim @ NY Rangers Detroit @ NY Islanders
    Minnesota @ Ottawa Boston @ Buffalo Winnipeg @ Nashville
    Washington @ Dallas Florida @ Arizona Montreal @ Vancouver
    Tampa Bay @ Vegas
  • Wednesday, December 20
    Toronto @ Columbus Detroit @ Philadelphia St. Louis @ Calgary
  • Thursday, December 21
    Winnipeg @ Boston NY Rangers @ New Jersey Anaheim @ NY Islanders
    Columbus @ Pittsburgh Ottawa @ Tampa Bay Carolina @ Nashville
    Chicago @ Dallas St. Louis @ Edmonton Colorado @ Los Angeles
    Vancouver @ San Jose
  • Friday, December 22
    Philadelphia @ Buffalo Minnesota @ Florida Washington @ Arizona
    Montreal @ Calgary
Wild
December 16

Scoggins: A 'relieved' Zach Parise is ready to return to the Wild after back surgery

Zach Parise officially rejoined the Wild on Friday for his first practice since undergoing microdiscectomy surgery in late October.
Gophers
December 16

Krissy Wendell practices with Wild to support Girls Hockey Weekend

Former Gophers star and Team USA Olympian Krissy Wendell said she was a little hesitant at first to accept the invite, even quizzing former teammate Natalie Darwitz about it, as she skated with the Wild last year.
Wild
December 15

Gameday preview: Wild vs. Edmonton

The Wild's four-game win streak, matching its longest of the season, will come up against the struggling Oilers
Wild
December 15

Wild coach Bruce Boudreau looks ahead

Bruce Boudreau talks about facing Edmonton on Saturday
Wild
December 15

Parise happy to be 'back in the room' where it happens

Zach Parise hasn't yet been cleared for full contact and said "there's still quite a bit of ways to go" in terms of his comeback. But he's happy to back skating with the Wild.
Wild
December 15

Stalock gets first chance at steady work for Wild

Alex Stalock is poised to take over the Wild's crease while Devan Dubnyk is out week-to-week with what, according to a source, is a minor knee injury.
Wild
December 15

Goaltending, defense shine in Wild's win over Maple Leafs

Sarah McLellan recaps the 2-0 win over the Maple Leafs in her Wild wrap-up.
Wild
December 15

Stalock steps up, shuts down Toronto in 2-0 win

Alex Stalock racked up 28 saves, blanking the Maple Leafs 2-0 for his first shutout of the season to help the Wild push its winning streak to four games
Wild
December 14

Wild-Maple Leafs game recap

A look back at Thursday's game.
Wild
December 14

Postgame: Wild finally wins one in regulation

After requiring overtime or a shootout to eke out two points in each of its previous three games, the Wild finally stymied a team in 60 minutes – posting a clean 2-0 win over the Maple Leafs Thursday at Xcel Energy.
Wild
December 14

The sad, alarming story of former Wild enforcer Matt Johnson

The parents of one-time Wild enforcer Matt Johnson haven’t seen him in more than a decade, and the last anyone heard Johnson was homeless and living on a beach in California.
Wild
December 14

Stalock's the man amid uncertainty about extent of Dubnyk injury

Devan Dubnyk underwent an MRI on Wednesday as the Wild went forward with plans to rely on Alex Stalock, who replaced Dubnyk on Tuesday and was in goal for Sunday's victory.
Wild
December 14

Dubnyk out for at least a week with lower-body injury

The team recalled goalie Steve Michalek from the Iowa Wild to be Alex Stalock's back-up while Dubnyk is unable to play.
Wild
December 13

Wild-Maple Leafs gameday preview

The Wild has grabbed at least a point in 12 of its past 16 games and has won four in a row on home ice. It's 6-0-1 overall in its past seven home games.
Wild
December 13

Dubnyk scheduled to undergo MRI on lower-body injury

Goalie Devan Dubnyk was scheduled to undergo an MRI Wednesday afternoon on the lower-body injury he suffered during Tuesday's game at the X.
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