Stewart-Schroeder combo clicking for Wild

Stewart-Schroeder combo clicking for Wild

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

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

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Scoggins: Boudreau in tune with Wild players' highs, lows
Boudreau's handling of players has set a tone of accountability woven through the best first half in team history. His deft touch with in-game adjustments and willingness to ride a hot hand demonstrate just how much coaching matters.

First-place Wild rallies from two down to beat Chicago

January 16
First-place Wild rallies from two down to beat Chicago
Jason Pominville snapped a 19-game goal drought with the third-period game-winner to help the conference- and division-leading Wild take a two-point lead on Chicago while playing four fewer games than the Blackhawks.
Wild
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Wild-New Jersey game preview

A battle between the highest-scoring team in the West (Wild scores 3.26 goals per game) and the lowest-scoring team in the East (Devils score 2.18).
Wild
January 16

Boudreau says Kuemper is 'going to have to get better'

The backup goaltender, who surrendered a 4-0 lead Saturday in Dallas before Jason Zucker's late winning goal bailed him out, has allowed four or more goals five times and three goals two other times in his nine starts.
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Wild
January 16

Wild Minute: Wild rallies to beat the Blackhawks

Down 2-0, the Wild stormed back to win 3-2 to extend point streak on the road to 12 games.
Wild
January 15

Gallery: Wild 3, Chicago 2

The Wild rallied back from a two-goal deficit to beat the Blackhawks 3-2 in Chicago on Sunday night.
Wild
January 15

Upward mobility for the Wild

The Wild lost 3-2 in a shootout at Calgary on Dec. 2, but since then Minnesota has gone 17-1-1 to move into the top spot in the Central Division and Western Conference. A look at how the West shaped up on Dec. 2 and now:

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  • Western Conference
    Central w l otl points home away
    Minnesota 28 9 5 61 14-4-0 14-5-5
    Chicago 27 14 5 59 17-5-4 10-9-1
    St. Louis 23 16 5 51 16-5-4 7-11-1
    Nashville 20 16 7 47 12-5-5 8-11-2
    Dallas 18 19 8 44 12-7-4 6-12-4
    Winnipeg 20 23 4 44 11-9-1 9-14-3
    Colorado 13 27 1 27 5-15-1 8-12-0
  • Pacific w l otl points home away
    Anaheim 24 13 9 57 14-5-3 10-8-6
    San Jose 26 16 2 54 15-6-1 11-10-1
    Edmonton 23 15 7 53 11-8-2 12-7-5
    Calgary 23 20 3 49 12-11-0 11-9-3
    Los Angeles 22 18 4 48 14-7-1 8-11-3
    Vancouver 20 19 6 46 15-6-3 5-13-3
    Arizona 13 23 6 32 8-11-2 5-12-4
  • Eastern Conference
    Atlantic w l otl points home away
    Montreal 27 12 6 60 16-4-2 11-8-4
    Boston 23 19 5 51 10-11-0 13-8-5
    Toronto 20 13 8 48 10-7-2 10-6-6
    Ottawa 22 15 4 48 13-7-4 9-8-0
    Florida 20 17 8 48 11-9-3 9-8-5
    Tampa Bay 21 20 4 46 12-8-2 9-12-2
    Detroit 19 19 6 44 9-10-3 10-9-3
    Buffalo 17 17 9 43 10-8-3 7-9-6
  • Metropolitan w l otl points home away
    Washington 29 9 6 64 18-5-1 11-4-5
    Columbus 29 9 4 62 16-4-1 13-5-3
    Pittsburgh 27 11 5 59 19-2-2 8-9-3
    NY Rangers 28 15 1 57 13-8-1 15-7-0
    Philadelphia 22 18 6 50 14-6-3 8-12-3
    Carolina 21 15 7 49 15-4-1 6-11-6
    New Jersey 18 18 9 45 10-6-3 8-12-6
    NY Islanders 17 17 8 42 11-8-4 6-9-4
  • Goals
    E. Staal MIN 15
    C. Coyle MIN 13
    M. Koivu MIN 13
    N. Niederreiter MIN 12
    J. Zucker MIN 11
  • Assists
    M. Granlund MIN 25
    E. Staal MIN 24
    C. Coyle MIN 21
    R. Suter MIN 20
    (2) Players 17
  • Points
    E. Staal MIN 39
    M. Granlund MIN 35
    C. Coyle MIN 34
    M. Koivu MIN 30
    J. Zucker MIN 28
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    D. Dubnyk MIN 1.78
  • Saves
    D. Dubnyk MIN 922
    D. Kuemper MIN 272
  • Wins
    D. Dubnyk MIN 23
    D. Kuemper MIN 5
  • Goals
    S. Crosby PIT 26
    J. Carter LA 23
    C. Atkinson CLS 21
    P. Laine WPG 21
    (2) Players 21
  • Assists
    C. McDavid EDM 36
    P. Kane CHI 33
    V. Hedman TB 31
    N. Backstrom WAS 30
    D. Keith CHI 29
  • Points
    C. McDavid EDM 50
    P. Kane CHI 47
    S. Crosby PIT 46
    E. Malkin PIT 46
    V. Tarasenko STL 44
  • Goals-Against Avg.
    D. Dubnyk MIN 1.78
    B. Holtby WAS 1.85
    J. Howard DET 1.96
    T. Rask BOS 1.98
    S. Bobrovsky CLS 2.00
  • Saves
    C. Talbot EDM 1094
    F. Andersen TOR 1020
    D. Dubnyk MIN 922
    C. Ward CAR 920
    C. Schneider NJ 912
  • Wins
    S. Bobrovsky CLS 26
    D. Dubnyk MIN 23
    T. Rask BOS 22
    C. Talbot EDM 22
    (3) Players 21
  • Saturday, January 14
    Boston 6, Philadelphia 3, F Nashville 3, Colorado 2, F Carolina 7, NY Islanders 4, F
    Detroit 6, Pittsburgh 3, F Florida 4, Columbus 3, F Montreal 5, NY Rangers 4, F
    Toronto 4, Ottawa 2, F Anaheim 3, Arizona 0, F Minnesota 5, Dallas 4, F
    Los Angeles 3, Winnipeg 2, F Edmonton 2, Calgary 1, F St. Louis 4, San Jose 0, F
  • Sunday, January 15
    Washington 5, Philadelphia 0, F New Jersey 2, Vancouver 1, F Minnesota 3, Chicago 2, F
    St. Louis 2, Anaheim 1, F
  • Today, January 16
    NY Islanders 4, Boston 0, F Buffalo 4, Dallas 1, F Detroit 1, Montreal 0, F
    Tampa Bay 2, Los Angeles 1, F San Jose 5, Winnipeg 2, F Pittsburgh 8, Washington 7, F
    Edmonton 3, Arizona 1, 3rd, 11:52
  • Tuesday, January 17
    Carolina @ Columbus Dallas @ NY Rangers Buffalo @ Toronto
    New Jersey @ Minnesota Ottawa @ St. Louis Florida @ Calgary
    Chicago @ Colorado Tampa Bay @ Anaheim Nashville @ Vancouver
  • Wednesday, January 18
    Arizona @ Winnipeg Pittsburgh @ Montreal Boston @ Detroit
    Florida @ Edmonton San Jose @ Los Angeles
  • Thursday, January 19
    Ottawa @ Columbus Dallas @ NY Islanders NY Rangers @ Toronto
    Arizona @ Minnesota Washington @ St. Louis Nashville @ Calgary
    Colorado @ Anaheim Tampa Bay @ San Jose
  • Friday, January 20
    Chicago @ Boston Detroit @ Buffalo Pittsburgh @ Carolina
    Montreal @ New Jersey Nashville @ Edmonton Florida @ Vancouver
  • Saturday, January 21
    St. Louis @ Winnipeg Carolina @ Columbus Buffalo @ Montreal
    Los Angeles @ NY Islanders New Jersey @ Philadelphia Ottawa @ Toronto
    Tampa Bay @ Arizona Washington @ Dallas Anaheim @ Minnesota
    Edmonton @ Calgary Colorado @ San Jose
Wild
January 15

Wild-Chicago game recap

The Wild's Mikael Granlund assisted on the Wild's first goal (his 23rd point in 23 games) and had seven shots.
Sports
January 15

Postgame: Western Conference-leading Wild rallies for yet another victory

Down 2-0 in Chicago, the Wild came from behind for the 13th time to beat an opponent.
Wild
January 15

Early flurry of goals before a frantic finish for Wild over Dallas

Minnesota scored on its first three shots, and then for the first time in franchise history the Wild won after blowing a four-goal lead.
Sports
January 15

After tremendous first half, Wild opens second half tonight in Chicago

The Wild, one night after taking the conference lead from Chicago, and Blackhawks meet for the first time tonight.
Wild
January 14

NHL Insider: Handing out midseason awards

We have hit the halfway point of the 2016-17 season, which means it's midseason awards time.
Wild
January 14

Wild-Blackhawks game preview

It is the first of five meetings that will likely dictate who finishes with the conference title.
Wild
January 14

Newcomer Eric Staal already has a feel for Wild-Chicago rivalry

Eric Staal is in his first season with the Wild, and Sunday will be the first meeting between the teams this season, which is already halfway gone.
Wild
January 14

Wild-Dallas recap

A look back at Saturday's game.
Sports
January 14

Wild heads to Chicago as Western Conference's best team

Wild ends first half of the season with a crazy 5-4 victory over the Stars
Wild
January 14

Wild's week ahead

After Sunday in Chicago, the Wild returns home for three games.
Wild
January 14

NHL short takes

A weekly look around the league.
Sports
January 14

Dallas Stars and Wild have traded places in the standings

Last year it was the Wild that was on the outside of the playoff race looking in for much of the season while the high-scoring Stars were frontrunners. A win tonight puts the Wild atop the Western Conference standings
Wild
January 13

Staal's presence with Wild is perfect complement for Koivu

The addition of Eric Staal has, in Wild coach Bruce Boudreau's words, "taken a little bit of pressure" off team captain Mikko Koivu.
Wild
January 13

Willd-Dallas game preview

With 57 points, the Wild already has bested its finest first half in franchise history by five points.
Sports
January 13

Wild prospect Adam Vay ends goalie fight with one knockout punch

Vay, the Quad City goalie who enjoys practicing mixed martial arts in his spare time, fought Cincinnati goaltender Michael Houser at center ice on Wednesday night.
Final, 1/15 1 2 3 F
Minnesota 28-9-5 0 2 1 3
Chicago 27-14-5 1 1 0 2

NHL Scoreboard

  • NY Islanders

    Boston

     

    - F

    4

    0

  • Dallas

    Buffalo

     

    - F

    1

    4

  • Montreal

    Detroit

     

    - F

    0

    1

  • Tampa Bay

    Los Angeles

     

    - F

    2

    1

  • Winnipeg

    San Jose

     

    - F

    2

    5

  • Washington

    Pittsburgh

     

    - F

    7

    8

  • Arizona

    Edmonton

     

    - F

    1

    3