Minnesota Wild's Eric Staal, center, congratulates Jordan Greenway, right, on Greenway's goal off Columbus Blue Jackets' goalie Sergei Bobrovsky, of R

New-look Wild gets a much-needed victory over Columbus

Although they expect to improve with time, the first impression made by Zach Parise, Victor Rask and Pontus Aberg as a trio combined on the decisive goal — an encouraging finish to a tumultuous week for the team.

'It's going to be fun to get started here': Rask makes his Wild debut vs. Columbus

January 20
Victor Rask
Rask started on a line with wingers Zach Parise and Pontus Aberg, with the team hoping to capitalize on the familiarity Rask and Aberg have from playing together in the past on Swedish national teams.

Better start helps Wild hold off Blue Jackets

January 20
Minnesota Wild's Jared Spurgeon, right, celebrates a goal off Columbus Blue Jackets' goalie Sergei Bobrovsky, left, of Russia, by Jordan Greenway duri
The Wild scored two goals in the first period, just the 18th time this season it's capitalized first.
Wild
January 20
New players help Wild beat Blue Jackets

New players help Wild beat Blue Jackets

Wild beat reporter Sarah McLellan recaps the 2-1 win over the Blue Jackets in her Wild wrap-up.
Wild
January 20
Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk, right, stops a shot as Nick Seeler and Greg Pateryn, left, keep Columbus Blue Jackets' Nick Foligno away in the fi

Wild-Columbus game recap

The Wild held off the Blue Jackets 2-1 at Xcel Energy Center on Saturday.
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Wild
January 20
Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau during a break in the action in the third period against the Anaheim Ducks at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul,

Two-goal first period key in Wild's win over Blue Jackets

Coach Bruce Boudreau discusses the Wild's 2-1 win over the Blue Jackets Saturday.
Wild
January 20

Wild regains its footing with win over the Blue Jackets

The Wild's two new additions played key roles in creating offense Saturday in the 2-1 win over Columbus at Xcel Energy Center.
Wild
January 19
New-look Wild ready to debut vs. Blue Jackets

New-look Wild ready to debut vs. Blue Jackets

Center Victor Rask will play his first game with the team since he was added via trade Thursday.

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  • Western Conference
    Central w l otl points home away
    Winnipeg 31 15 2 64 18-6-2 13-9-0
    Nashville 28 18 4 60 16-9-0 12-9-4
    Colorado 22 18 8 52 10-6-5 12-12-3
    Dallas 24 21 4 52 15-8-2 9-13-2
    Minnesota 24 21 3 51 13-9-3 11-12-0
    St. Louis 21 21 5 47 12-13-2 9-8-3
    Chicago 17 24 9 43 9-10-6 8-14-3
  • Pacific w l otl points home away
    Calgary 32 13 5 69 16-4-5 16-9-0
    San Jose 28 15 7 63 17-4-4 11-11-3
    Vegas 29 17 4 62 16-4-3 13-13-1
    Vancouver 23 21 6 52 12-9-3 11-12-3
    Anaheim 21 20 9 51 10-7-8 11-13-1
    Edmonton 23 22 3 49 12-11-1 11-11-2
    Arizona 21 22 4 46 9-12-3 12-10-1
    Los Angeles 19 26 4 42 11-13-1 8-13-3
  • Eastern Conference
    Atlantic w l otl points home away
    Tampa Bay 37 10 2 76 20-5-0 17-5-2
    Toronto 29 16 2 60 13-10-1 16-6-1
    Boston 27 17 5 59 17-7-1 10-10-4
    Montreal 27 18 5 59 13-10-2 14-8-3
    Buffalo 24 18 6 54 14-6-3 10-12-3
    Florida 19 20 8 46 9-6-5 10-14-3
    Ottawa 19 25 5 43 12-9-4 7-16-1
    Detroit 18 25 7 43 10-12-4 8-13-3
  • Metropolitan w l otl points home away
    NY Islanders 29 15 4 62 14-7-3 15-8-1
    Columbus 28 17 3 59 14-9-2 14-8-1
    Washington 27 16 5 59 13-8-3 14-8-2
    Pittsburgh 26 16 6 58 13-8-2 13-8-4
    Carolina 22 20 5 49 13-8-4 9-12-1
    NY Rangers 21 20 7 49 13-6-5 8-14-2
    Philadelphia 19 23 6 44 10-10-3 9-13-3
    New Jersey 18 23 7 43 13-6-4 5-17-3
  • Goals
    Z. Parise MIN 20
    E. Staal MIN 14
    J. Zucker MIN 13
    M. Dumba MIN 12
    M. Granlund MIN 12
  • Assists
    M. Granlund MIN 27
    R. Suter MIN 25
    Z. Parise MIN 22
    M. Koivu MIN 21
    J. Spurgeon MIN 20
  • Points
    Z. Parise MIN 42
    M. Granlund MIN 39
    E. Staal MIN 31
    R. Suter MIN 30
    (2) Players 27
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    D. Dubnyk MIN 2.60
  • Saves
    D. Dubnyk MIN 1001
    A. Stalock MIN 269
  • Wins
    D. Dubnyk MIN 18
    A. Stalock MIN 6
  • Goals
    A. Ovechkin WAS 33
    B. Point TB 30
    J. Skinner BUF 30
    J. Gaudreau CGY 29
    (3) Players 29
  • Assists
    N. Kucherov TB 56
    B. Wheeler WPG 52
    M. Rantanen COL 50
    J. Gaudreau CGY 44
    (2) Players 43
  • Points
    N. Kucherov TB 78
    J. Gaudreau CGY 73
    M. Rantanen COL 73
    C. McDavid EDM 70
    N. MacKinnon COL 70
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    R. Lehner NYI 2.11
    J. Campbell LA 2.19
    B. Bishop DAL 2.37
    T. Rask BOS 2.43
    A. Khudobin DAL 2.46
  • Saves
    J. Gibson ANH 1225
    M. Fleury VGK 1091
    C. Hellebuyck WPG 1042
    H. Lundqvist NYR 1031
    C. Anderson OTT 1026
  • Wins
    M. Fleury VGK 27
    M. Jones SJ 22
    F. Andersen TOR 21
    C. Hellebuyck WPG 21
    A. Vasilevskiy TB 20
  • Friday, January 18
    Montreal 4, Columbus 1, F Florida 3, Toronto 1, F Ottawa 4, Carolina 1, F
    NY Islanders 2, Washington 0, F Pittsburgh 3, Arizona 2, F Calgary 6, Detroit 4, F
    Vancouver 4, Buffalo 3, F
  • Saturday, January 19
    Anaheim 3, New Jersey 2, F Colorado 7, Los Angeles 1, F Dallas 4, Winnipeg 2, F
    St. Louis 3, Ottawa 2, F NY Rangers 3, Boston 2, F Philadelphia 5, Montreal 2, F
    Tampa Bay 6, San Jose 3, F Florida 4, Nashville 2, F Minnesota 2, Columbus 1, F
    Vegas 7, Pittsburgh 3, F Calgary 5, Edmonton 2, F
  • Today, January 20
    Chicago 8, Washington 5, F NY Islanders 3, Anaheim 0, F Vancouver 3, Detroit 2, F
    Arizona @ Toronto Carolina @ Edmonton
  • Monday, January 21
    Nashville @ Colorado St. Louis @ Los Angeles Minnesota @ Vegas
    San Jose @ Florida
  • Tuesday, January 22
    San Jose @ Washington Arizona @ Ottawa NY Islanders @ Chicago
    Carolina @ Calgary Detroit @ Edmonton
  • Wednesday, January 23
    Arizona @ Montreal Washington @ Toronto Minnesota @ Colorado
    St. Louis @ Anaheim Nashville @ Vegas Carolina @ Vancouver
  • Thursday, January 24
  • Friday, January 25
Wild
January 19
Matt Dumba of the Wild and Matthew Tkachuk of the Flames fought during a game Dec. 15.

Wild's Dumba addresses 'frustrating' injury sustained during fight

Wild defenseman Matt Dumba was leading NHL defenseman in goals scored when he suffered the injury on December 15 against Calgary.
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Wild
January 18

Wild-Blue Jackets preview

Victor Rask is poised to make his Wild debut after getting added in a trade from the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday.
Wild
January 18
Pontus Aberg

Aberg skates with Parise and Coyle; Stalock makes early exit

Pontus Aberg skated at Xcel Energy Center with the Ducks on Wednesday and with the Wild this morning after being traded..
Wild
January 18
Wild rookie winger Jordan Greenway (18) checked a monitor as he and his teammates left the Xcel Energy Center ice Thursday night, confirming what they

Ducks end 12-game winless streak by shutting out stumbling Wild

After two trades in two days, including dealing veteran Nino Niederreiter, the Wild showed again why general manager Paul Fenton has started a roster makeover.
Wild
January 18
Nino Niederreiter

Niederreiter says he wasn't surprised at being traded

In addition to scoring one of the biggest goals in Wild history, Nino Niederreiter will also be remembered as the first core piece subtracted by first-year general manager Paul Fenton.
Wild
January 17
Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau during a break in the action in the third period against the Anaheim Ducks at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul,

Another poor start derails Wild in loss to Ducks

Coach Bruce Boudreau discusses the 3-0 loss to the Ducks on Thursday.
Wild
January 17
Anaheim Ducks goalie John Gibson (36) stops a shot by the Minnesota Wild's Jason Zucker (16) in the third period at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Mi

Ducks secure first win in 13 games vs. Wild

Sarah McLellan recaps the 3-0 loss to the Ducks in her Wild wrap-up.
Wild
January 17

Wild-Anaheim game recap

Ducks goalie John Gibson recorded 37 saves for his second shutout of the season.
Wild
January 17

Leading goal scorers in Wild history

Nino Niederreiter was tied for fifth in goals scored in franchise history. Here's that top five:
Wild
January 17
Postgame: Wild players saddened by trade of longtime teammate Niederreiter

Postgame: Wild players saddened by trade of longtime teammate Niederreiter

Hours after winger Nino Niederreiter was traded to the Hurricanes, the Wild was flattened 3-0 by the Ducks.
Wild
January 17

Wild sputters early in 3-0 loss to Ducks

The Wild gave up three first-period goals against Anaheim on Thursday night.
Wild
January 17
Aberg set to make Wild debut after trade from Ducks

Aberg set to make Wild debut after trade from Ducks

Wild coach Bruce Boudreau discusses the acquisition of winger Pontus Aberg from the Ducks.
Wild
January 17
Five things to know about new Wild center Victor Rask

Five things to know about new Wild center Victor Rask

Just what is the Wild getting in Rask? Here's a primer:
Wild
January 17
Pontus Aberg (20) has been a regular this season for the Anaheim Ducks.

Wild trades Kloos to Anaheim for Aberg

Pontus Aberg has career highs in goals and assists already this season, and gives the Wild, which plays Anaheim on Thursday, a right shot up front.
Wild
January 16

Wild-Anaheim gameday preview

Anaheim arrives in St. Paul mired in its longest losing streak in team history. The Ducks are 0-8-4 in their past 12 games.
Final, 1/19 1 2 3 F
Columbus 28-17-3 0 1 0 1
Minnesota 24-21-3 2 0 0 2

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    Chicago

     

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  • Anaheim

    NY Islanders

     

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  • Detroit

    Vancouver

     

    - F

    2

    3

  • Arizona

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    Edmonton

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