Reusse: Wild candidate Boudreau has history with colorful Fighting Saints

Reusse: Wild candidate Boudreau has history with colorful Fighting Saints

During his time with the St. Paul Fighting Saints of the old World Hockey Association, Wild coaching candidate Bruce Boudreau was introduced to a level of pranking that would have fit into the "Slap Shot" script.

Hornqvist scores in OT, Penguins beat Capitals 3-2

May 4
Hornqvist scores in OT, Penguins beat Capitals 3-2
Patric Hornqvist beat Braden Holtby between the legs 2:31 into overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 3-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night in Game 4 of the second-round series.

Wild GM Fletcher travels to Southern California for coaching search

May 3
Wild GM Fletcher travels to Southern California for coaching search
General manager Chuck Fletcher is usually patient and methodical. The fact he's being so aggressive about lining up interviews shows the urgency of the Wild's coaching search.
Wild
May 3

Penguins hold off Capitals, win Game 3

Penguins 3, Capitals 2: Rookie goalie Matt Murray made a career-high 47 saves to help Pittsburgh edge Washington in Game 3. Murray, who is 5-1 in the Stanley Cup playoffs, spoke afterwards.
Sports
May 2
WIld interim coach John Torchetti

Wild GM Fletcher talks to Boudreau, Torchetti; Yeo talks to Ottawa

Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher met with the Wild's interim coach today and also got permission from Anaheim to talk with its recently fired coach.
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Wild
May 2

Which NHL playoff series will go to Game 7?

NHL analyst Dan Moriarty joins CineSport's Noah Coslov to go inside each of the four remaining Stanley Cup playoff series to determine which ones will go the distance.
Wild
May 2

Refs need to police Capitals-Penguins

In today's Flip Side, the Tribune-Review's Rob Rossi and CineSport's Noah Coslov talk about the Penguins replacing Olli Maatta and the violent play in the series.
Vikings
May 2

Rand: Twins, Wild, Vikings armed for varying degrees of success

Three thoughts from the weekend about three local pro teams at much different points of existence:
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  • Western Conference
    Central w l otl points home away
    Dallas 50 23 9 109 28-11-2 22-12-7
    St. Louis 49 24 9 107 24-13-4 25-11-5
    Chicago 47 26 9 103 26-11-4 21-15-5
    Nashville 41 27 14 96 23-11-7 18-16-7
    Minnesota 38 33 11 87 21-16-4 17-17-7
    Colorado 39 39 4 82 17-20-4 22-19-0
    Winnipeg 35 39 8 78 18-19-4 17-20-4
  • Pacific w l otl points home away
    Anaheim 46 25 11 103 25-10-6 21-15-5
    Los Angeles 48 28 6 102 26-12-3 22-16-3
    San Jose 46 30 6 98 18-20-3 28-10-3
    Arizona 35 39 8 78 22-15-4 13-24-4
    Calgary 35 40 7 77 21-16-4 14-24-3
    Vancouver 31 38 13 75 15-21-5 16-17-8
    Edmonton 31 43 8 70 19-20-2 12-23-6
  • Eastern Conference
    Atlantic w l otl points home away
    Florida 47 26 9 103 25-11-5 22-15-4
    Tampa Bay 46 31 5 97 25-13-3 21-18-2
    Detroit 41 30 11 93 22-13-6 19-17-5
    Boston 42 31 9 93 17-18-6 25-13-3
    Ottawa 38 35 9 85 21-14-6 17-21-3
    Montreal 38 38 6 82 22-16-3 16-22-3
    Buffalo 35 36 11 81 16-19-6 19-17-5
    Toronto 29 42 11 69 14-18-9 15-24-2
  • Metropolitan w l otl points home away
    Washington 56 18 8 120 29-8-4 27-10-4
    Pittsburgh 48 26 8 104 26-11-4 22-15-4
    NY Rangers 46 27 9 101 27-10-4 19-17-5
    NY Islanders 45 27 10 100 25-11-5 20-16-5
    Philadelphia 41 27 14 96 23-10-8 18-17-6
    Carolina 35 31 16 86 19-15-7 16-16-9
    New Jersey 38 36 8 84 19-17-5 19-19-3
    Columbus 34 40 8 76 18-17-6 16-23-2
  • Goals
    Z. Parise MIN 25
    C. Coyle MIN 21
    N. Niederreiter MIN 20
    T. Vanek MIN 18
    M. Koivu MIN 17
  • Assists
    R. Suter MIN 43
    M. Koivu MIN 39
    M. Granlund MIN 31
    Z. Parise MIN 28
    J. Pominville MIN 25
  • Points
    M. Koivu MIN 56
    Z. Parise MIN 53
    R. Suter MIN 51
    M. Granlund MIN 44
    N. Niederreiter MIN 43
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    D. Dubnyk MIN 2.33
  • Saves
    D. Dubnyk MIN 1679
    D. Kuemper MIN 464
  • Wins
    D. Dubnyk MIN 32
    D. Kuemper MIN 6
  • Goals
    A. Ovechkin WAS 50
    P. Kane CHI 46
    J. Benn DAL 41
    V. Tarasenko STL 40
    J. Pavelski SJ 38
  • Assists
    E. Karlsson OTT 66
    J. Thornton SJ 63
    P. Kane CHI 60
    E. Kuznetsov WAS 57
    B. Wheeler WPG 52
  • Points
    P. Kane CHI 106
    J. Benn DAL 89
    S. Crosby PIT 85
    J. Thornton SJ 82
    E. Karlsson OTT 82
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    B. Bishop TB 2.06
    J. Gibson ANH 2.07
    B. Elliott STL 2.07
    C. Schneider NJ 2.15
    B. Holtby WAS 2.20
  • Saves
    H. Lundqvist NYR 1788
    C. Anderson OTT 1754
    T. Rask BOS 1697
    D. Dubnyk MIN 1679
    J. Quick LA 1671
  • Wins
    B. Holtby WAS 48
    J. Quick LA 40
    M. Jones SJ 37
    B. Bishop TB 35
    (4) Players 35
  • Tuesday, May 3
    Tampa Bay 5, NY Islanders 4, F Nashville 4, San Jose 1, F St. Louis 6, Dallas 1, F
  • Wednesday, May 4
    Pittsburgh 3, Washington 2, F
  • Today, May 5
    Dallas @ St. Louis San Jose @ Nashville
  • Friday, May 6
    Tampa Bay @ NY Islanders
  • Saturday, May 7
    St. Louis @ Dallas Pittsburgh @ Washington Nashville @ San Jose
  • Sunday, May 8
    NY Islanders @ Tampa Bay
  • Monday, May 9
    San Jose @ Nashville Dallas @ St. Louis
  • Tuesday, May 10
    Tampa Bay @ NY Islanders Washington @ Pittsburgh
Sports
April 30

Reusse: Gophers' Big Three overwhelmed by pro counterparts more than ever

A case can be made that Gophers football, men's basketball and men's hockey have not had simultaneously this second-class status in Twin Cities sports market.
Wild
April 30

New name in Wild coaching search after Boudreau fired by Anaheim

Although he has little postseason success, in 681 regular-season games over nine seasons Bruce Boudreau is 409-192-80 behind the bench.
Wild
April 29
Minnesota Wild center Mikael Granlund (64) looked on in frustration wh...

Granlund, Coyle will continue to play both center and wing

Their versatility could go a long way for the Wild.
Wild
April 29

Fletcher says Torchetti a serious coaching candidate, chemistry 'overblown'

Selecting a permanent coach is part of Chuck Fletcher's fix-it project for the Wild's offseason following this year's roller-coaster of a campaign.
Sports
April 28
Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher met with the media to di...

Wild GM Fletcher: 'The last two months have been ... triage'

The Wild GM addressed the media for an hour today, and here are some quick hits, including thoughts on the coaching situation and team chemistry.
Wild
April 28
Zach Parise and Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard.

Parise hopes rehab will enable him to avoid back surgery

Zach Parise, who dealt with a herniated disk for three months, is optimistic that offseason rehab will fix his back.
Wild
April 27

Vanek wants to stay with Wild but knows buyout is possible

The injured Thomas Vanek, 32, scored a career-low 18 goals in 74 games. His 41 points were his fewest in a non-lockout-shortened season.
Sports
April 27

Russo: Notes from Wild's exit interview day at the X

Zach Parise confirmed the Star Tribune's report before the playoffs that he has a herniated disk pinching on his nerve. He had been playing with the injury since January.
Sports
April 26

Former Gophers Fasching, Skjei named to men's national team

The pair will compete at the International Ice Hockey Federation men's world championship in May, and will be the first set of Gophers on the national roster since 2013.
Wild
April 26

For Wild, an offseason of angst has begun

The team needed to be saved from a third consecutive midseason collapse, took a 13-point step back and couldn't advance past the first round of the NHL playoffs.
Sports
April 26

Wild head coach candidates: Taking a closer look

This is the most important decision the Wild will make this season because the roster figures to be pretty similar to what it was last year. Will it be a retread, a fresh talent or someone else?
Wild
April 26

Blues knock out defending champs Blackhawks

Blues 3, Blackhawks 2: Troy Brouwer's third-period goal was the difference in St. Louis' Game 7 home victory over defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago. Brouwer and Alex Pietrangelo discuss.
Wild
April 26

Tracking the Wild's offseason issues

Dealing with free agents and an uncertain coaching situation are two of the main problems to solve.
Wild
April 25

Wild minute: Frantic finish ends frustrating season

The Wild fell behind 4-0 to Dallas in Game 6 only to almost come all the way back.
Wild
April 25

Tribute and moment of silence for Prince at the X

The organization honored Prince before Sunday's game.

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