Wild fires Yeo, turns to Iowa coach for rest of the season

Wild fires Yeo, turns to Iowa coach for rest of the season

A week after getting a vote of confidence from the general manager, coach Mike Yeo was fired in his fifth season..

Wild interim coach Torchetti an old hand at taking over midseason

February 13
Wild interim coach Torchetti an old hand at taking over midseason
It's the third time he has had to step in to a head coaching job.

Wild notes: Home losing streak matches first-season futility

February 13
Wild notes: Home losing streak matches first-season futility
When the Wild hosts the long-awaited Stadium Series game against the Chicago Blackhawks off-site from Xcel Energy Center at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday, it'll look to avoid establishing a 15-year franchise-record nine-game home winless streak.
Wild
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Wild-Boston game recap

The three stars and noteworthy numbers from the Wild's 4-2 loss to the Bruins on Saturday.
Wild
February 13

Wild Minute: Mike Yeo fired as coach

After the Wild's latest loss, Yeo was relieved of his duties. John Torchetti will take over on an interim basis.
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Sports
February 13

Russo: Mike Yeo fired as coach by the Wild

He was let go soon after the Wild's 4-2 loss to the Bruins
Wild
February 13

Barry Trotz's voice finally has Capitals in tune

Barry Trotz quickly got through to players, especially Alex Ovechkin.
Wild
February 13

Chart: Stuck in the middle

A statistical breakdown of the Wild's second-period woes.
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  • Western Conference
    Central w l otl points home away
    Dallas 36 15 5 77 20-7-0 16-8-5
    Chicago 36 18 5 77 21-7-2 15-11-3
    St. Louis 31 17 9 71 17-9-4 14-8-5
    Colorado 29 25 4 62 12-13-4 17-12-0
    Nashville 26 21 9 61 14-10-3 12-11-6
    Minnesota 23 22 10 56 14-10-4 9-12-6
    Winnipeg 25 27 3 53 13-13-1 12-14-2
  • Pacific w l otl points home away
    Los Angeles 33 18 3 69 15-10-1 18-8-2
    San Jose 29 20 5 63 11-12-3 18-8-2
    Anaheim 27 19 8 62 16-8-4 11-11-4
    Arizona 25 24 6 56 14-11-4 11-13-2
    Vancouver 22 21 12 56 9-11-5 13-10-7
    Calgary 25 26 3 53 16-11-0 9-15-3
    Edmonton 22 29 6 50 15-10-2 7-19-4
  • Eastern Conference
    Atlantic w l otl points home away
    Florida 32 18 6 70 17-9-3 15-9-3
    Boston 30 19 6 66 12-14-3 18-5-3
    Detroit 28 18 9 65 14-10-6 14-8-3
    Tampa Bay 30 20 4 64 18-8-2 12-12-2
    Montreal 27 25 4 58 15-11-2 12-14-2
    Ottawa 25 26 6 56 14-10-4 11-16-2
    Buffalo 22 28 6 50 10-16-3 12-12-3
    Toronto 20 25 9 49 8-8-7 12-17-2
  • Metropolitan w l otl points home away
    Washington 40 10 4 84 20-4-2 20-6-2
    NY Rangers 31 18 6 68 20-5-3 11-13-3
    NY Islanders 29 19 6 64 18-8-3 11-11-3
    New Jersey 28 21 7 63 13-10-4 15-11-3
    Pittsburgh 28 19 7 63 16-8-4 12-11-3
    Carolina 25 21 10 60 13-9-6 12-12-4
    Philadelphia 24 20 10 58 13-8-7 11-12-3
    Columbus 23 28 6 52 11-11-5 12-17-1
  • Goals
    Z. Parise MIN 17
    C. Coyle MIN 15
    T. Vanek MIN 15
    M. Koivu MIN 11
    J. Zucker MIN 11
  • Assists
    R. Suter MIN 28
    M. Koivu MIN 26
    M. Granlund MIN 23
    T. Vanek MIN 18
    (4) Players 15
  • Points
    M. Koivu MIN 37
    R. Suter MIN 35
    T. Vanek MIN 33
    Z. Parise MIN 32
    (2) Players 28
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    D. Dubnyk MIN 2.39
  • Saves
    D. Dubnyk MIN 1108
    D. Kuemper MIN 338
  • Wins
    D. Dubnyk MIN 18
    D. Kuemper MIN 5
  • Goals
    A. Ovechkin WAS 35
    P. Kane CHI 33
    T. Seguin DAL 30
    J. Benn DAL 29
    (2) Players 27
  • Assists
    E. Karlsson OTT 52
    P. Kane CHI 45
    E. Kuznetsov WAS 41
    P. Subban MON 39
    (2) Players 37
  • Points
    P. Kane CHI 78
    J. Benn DAL 63
    E. Karlsson OTT 63
    T. Seguin DAL 62
    E. Kuznetsov WAS 56
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    P. Mrazek DET 1.94
    C. Schneider NJ 1.98
    B. Bishop TB 2.09
    J. Gibson ANH 2.11
    B. Elliott STL 2.11
  • Saves
    C. Crawford CHI 1332
    C. Anderson OTT 1316
    H. Lundqvist NYR 1263
    C. Schneider NJ 1249
    R. Luongo FLA 1197
  • Wins
    B. Holtby WAS 35
    C. Crawford CHI 31
    J. Quick LA 28
    H. Lundqvist NYR 27
    M. Jones SJ 26
  • Friday, February 12
    Buffalo 6, Montreal 4, F Pittsburgh 2, Carolina 1, F Los Angeles 5, NY Rangers 4, F
    Colorado 3, Detroit 2, F St. Louis 5, Florida 3, F Tampa Bay 4, Nashville 3, F
    Arizona 4, Calgary 1, F
  • Saturday, February 13
    New Jersey 2, Philadelphia 1, F Boston 4, Minnesota 2, F Toronto 5, Vancouver 2, F
    Carolina 6, NY Islanders 3, F Columbus 4, Ottawa 2, F Nashville 5, Florida 0, F
    Dallas 4, Washington 3, F Anaheim 3, Chicago 2, F Winnipeg 2, Edmonton 1, F
    San Jose 4, Arizona 1, F
  • Today, February 14
    Colorado @ Buffalo Los Angeles @ New Jersey Boston @ Detroit
    St. Louis @ Tampa Bay Philadelphia @ NY Rangers
  • Monday, February 15
    Detroit @ NY Islanders Anaheim @ Calgary Pittsburgh @ Florida
    Dallas @ Nashville Toronto @ Chicago Montreal @ Arizona
    Minnesota @ Vancouver
  • Tuesday, February 16
    Winnipeg @ Carolina Boston @ Columbus Philadelphia @ New Jersey
    Los Angeles @ Washington Buffalo @ Ottawa San Jose @ Tampa Bay
    Dallas @ St. Louis Anaheim @ Edmonton
  • Wednesday, February 17
    Montreal @ Colorado Chicago @ NY Rangers Minnesota @ Calgary
  • Thursday, February 18
    Washington @ NY Islanders Detroit @ Pittsburgh San Jose @ Florida
    Carolina @ Ottawa Winnipeg @ Tampa Bay NY Rangers @ Toronto
    Boston @ Nashville Los Angeles @ St. Louis Dallas @ Arizona
    Minnesota @ Edmonton Anaheim @ Vancouver
  • Friday, February 19
    San Jose @ Carolina Buffalo @ Columbus NY Islanders @ New Jersey
    Philadelphia @ Montreal Vancouver @ Calgary
Wild
February 13

Wild-Boston game preview

A look ahead at Saturday's matinee vs. the Boston Bruins.
Sports
February 13
Minnesota Wild center Mikael Granlund (64) fell to the ice while chasi...

Mike Yeo news conference after 8th straight overall loss and home loss

Spiraling uncontrollably downward in the Western Conference standings, the Wild has lost eight in a row overall (0-6-2), eight in a row at home (0-5-3), 13 times in the past 14 games overall (1-11-2) and 16 times in 19 games since the calendar flipped to 2016 (3-12-4).
Sports
February 13
Minnesota Wild right wing Nino Niederreiter (22) was dejected after a...

Wild fans share what's wrong with the team in five words

We asked the question on Twitter after Saturday's loss and here are some of the replies.
Sports
February 13

Wild pregame: Pominville demoted to 4th line; Spurgeon misses 3rd in a row

The Wild looks to snap a seven-game losing streak and seven-game home losing streak this afternoon against Boston.
Wild
February 13

Second period has been 20 minutes of trouble during Wild's skid

The period has been a real problem during the Wild's seven-game winless streak.
Wild
February 12
Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk sits on the ice after giving up a g...

'Strange' stretch eats at Wild's Dubnyk

Dubnyk gave up 12 goals in his previous three starts, but he had given up nine goals in the five starts before that. All were losses as Dubnyk saw his once 18-11-4 record become 18-18-5.
Sports
February 12

Despite defeats, Yeo still sees his team taking steps

Wild coach Mike Yeo continued to talk about the progress his team has made in recent games, but understands that people are frustrated when the progress doesn't result in victories.
Wild
February 12

Wild Minute: Ovechkin's hat trick hands Wild another loss

The superstar took over the NHL's goal-scoring lead with 34 by scoring there as the Wild lost for the seventh consecutive game.
Wild
February 12

Stars shine bright in Chicago

Patrick Eaves scored three goals to lead the Stars past the Blackhawks, 4-2. Alex Ovechkin's 14th career hat trick helped the Capitals improve to a league-best 20-5-2 on the road.
Wild
February 12

After another loss, Wild's Suter says: 'Everything about this stinks'

The NHL-leading Washington Capitals won their 40th game, while the Wild lost its seventh in a row overall, seventh in a row at home and 12th game out of the past 13.
Wild
February 12

Gallery: Washington 4, Wild 3

Washington, behind Alex Ovechkin's hat trick, beat the Wild 4-3 at Xcel Energy Center on Thursday night.
Wild
February 12

Not a good new year for Wild

The Wild has picked up only three victories since Jan. 1.
Wild
February 12

Wild-Washington game recap

The Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, the NHL's leading goal scorer (34 in 51 games), registered his 14th career hat trick on 10 shots.
Sports
February 11

Postgame: Yeo even has hard time finding positives after latest defeat; Live Chat today

Alex Ovechkin's hat trick helped hand the Wild its seventh consecutive home loss.
Wild
February 11

How Schwartz helps Blues

In today's Gordo's Zone, the Post-Dispatch's Jeff Gordon joins CineSport's Brian Clark to discuss what Jaden Schwartz's return means for the Blues, and how much time he'll need to adjust.
Final, 2/13 1 2 3 F
Boston 30-19-6 1 1 2 4
Minnesota 23-22-10 0 1 1 2

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  • Boston

    Minnesota

     

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  • Toronto

    Vancouver

     

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    5

    2

  • NY Islanders

    Carolina

     

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    3

    6

  • Ottawa

    Columbus

     

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    2

    4

  • Nashville

    Florida

     

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    5

    0

  • Washington

    Dallas

     

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    3

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  • Anaheim

    Chicago

     

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  • Winnipeg

    Edmonton

     

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  • Arizona

    San Jose

     

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