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Marc-Andre Fleury watched a video tribute to his career Feb. 9 at Xcel Energy Center while celebrating his 1,000th career game milestone.

Loyal Fleury wants to remain with Wild: 'This is our team, my team.'

As the NHL trade deadline approaches, goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury relishes the challenge of striving with a hot Wild team in the mix for a playoff berth.

Hot Wild winger Kaprizov picks up NHL honor as its No. 1 star

February 26
Wild winger Kirill Kaprizov, center, is on a 12-point tear in the past four games.
Kirill Kaprizov has 12 points in the Wild's past four games, earning him First Star of the Week honors.

Souhan: Hockey fights and court storming. Make them go away!

February 27
Wake Forest fans were already storming the court Saturday when the victory over Duke was ending.
Why do we need to wait until after someone -- a college basketball player, a hockey 'enforcer' -- gets seriously hurt before changes are made?
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Live: Wild vs. Carolina. Follow it on Gameview

The Wild looks to build on the momentum it built on the West Coast over the weekend. Tap here for play-by-play- goal updates and scores from around the NHL.
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Collectors who buy unopened cases of sports cards might never open the packages, instead treating them as investments to be sold as is at a later date

Mystery behind a case of hockey cards that sold for $3.7 million

The sealed case, found in an attic in western Canada, could include the highly prized Wayne Gretzky rookie card. Or a bunch of them. Or none. And the buyer may never find out what's inside the box.
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February 27
Former Wild defenseman Brent Burns, right, and Carolina have lost two consecutive games.

Wild vs. Hurricanes preview: Like it was last month, opportunistic style will be key vs. Carolina

The Wild need to take care of business ahead of two key showdowns on the road later this week.
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February 26
Shanni Fladebo, house manager, and Chase Richins helped prepare for the opening of the Ranch in Sauk Center.

Haven for healing is born after death of 'Miracle' hockey star Mark Pavelich

Following the urging from the Olympic gold medalist shortly before he died by suicide, the Ranch was conceived and offers mental health care in a serene setting in Sauk Centre.
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February 25
PWHL Boston's Susanna Tapani worked to keep the puck from Minnesota's Natalie Buchbinder on Sunday at Xcel Energy Center.

PWHL Minnesota shut out 2-0 by Boston as offense continues to struggle

Minnesota outshot Boston in all three periods and had three more power plays but wasn't able to score in the team's fourth straight game without Taylor Heise.
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February 25
From left, Kirill Kaprizov, Mats Zuccarello and Joel Eriksson Ek combined for 16 points in the 10-7 win against Vancouver.

Kaprizov-Zuccarello connection is surging, and the Wild along with it

Despite not playing on the same line, the pair still click on the power play and deliver momentum-shifting goals.
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February 25
Wild forward Kirill Kaprizov, center, forward Joel Eriksson Ek, left, and defenseman Brock Faber celebrated a goal against the Kraken during the se

Wild put on another scoring display in victory over Kraken

Kirill Kaprizov scored twice, Mats Zuccarello factored in four goals and Matt Boldy capitalized for the third time in two games.
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February 25
The Wild's Matt Boldy looked for the rebound in front of Oilers goalie Calvin Pickard as Cody Ceci (5) defended during the first period Friday.

Boldy scores twice, Wild pick up big victory in Edmonton

The Wild are only two points shy of the last wild card seed in the Western Conference while moving back in front of the Kraken and Flames.
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February 24
Minnesota forward Kendall Coyne Schofield was named one of the PWHL's players of the week for Feb. 12-18.

PWHL Minnesota searching for more offense entering Boston game

Gavin Dorsey's preview: Expect a low-scoring, tightly contested game, in which Minnesota's talent is enough to overwhelm Boston.
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February 23
Kraken forward Jared McCann is on a six-game point streak after a four-point effort vs. the Canucks.

Wild vs. Kraken game preview: Broadcast info, injury report and stats

The Wild will visit a rested and playoff-contending Seattle team a night after playing against the Oilers in Edmonton.
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February 23
Switching to a line with Jacob Lucchini and Vinni Lettieri helped Wild rookie center Marco Rossi pop off for four goals in his last five games.

Wild's Rossi finds success — and name on scoresheet — on a new line

The center has four goals in five games to bolster the Wild's forward depth and is tied with Connor Bedard for rookie goals.
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February 23
Edmonton's Connor McDavid continues to be a playmaking star even if the goals aren't coming, with 14 assists in his last five games.

Wild at Oilers preview: Minnesota might be Edmonton's bogey team

The Wild have done well on the road this season, not to mention winning 17 of their last 22 games in Edmonton.
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February 21
Goalie Marc-Andre Fleury and the Wild weren't as successful Tuesday against Adam Lowry (17) and the rest of the Jets as they'd been against Vancouver

Despite letdown loss in Winnipeg, Wild play up the positive

Losing to the Jets kept the Wild from moving into a tie for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference. But the team took away positives they hope to build on as that chase continues.
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February 21
The Jets' Rasmus Kupari (15) skated past the Wild's Joel Eriksson Ek (14) during the second period Tuesday in Winnipeg.

Wild run out of offense, cooled by Jets in 6-3 loss

One day after a massive rally to beat Vancouver 10-7, the Wild's offense bogged down in a game that featured more of the tension that has marked their rivalry with Winnipeg this season.
Wild winger Kirill Kaprizov is trying to keep progressing — in hockey skills as well as speaking English — after two outstanding seasons in the NH
Minnesota Wild profile As Kaprizov makes his mark on the NHL, he works to master English
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Russian winger Kirill Kaprizov, entering his third season in North America, has become conversational with his Wild teammates.
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February 20
Wild left winger Kirill Kaprizov, left, went to celebrate with Mats Zuccarello (36) and Joel Eriksson Ek after Eriksson Ek notched a hat trick in the

History in the blink of an eye: Wild erupt for 10 goals, rally past Canucks

Kirill Kaprizov and Joel Eriksson Ek had hat tricks and the Wild scored seven goals in the third period to grab a remarkable win.
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February 20
Kirill Kaprizov, center, became only the second Wild player to post four points in a period when he helped ignite the Wild’s third-period rally agai

Wild, Jets bring a contentious history into Tuesday's game

Wild winger Kirill Kaprizov was injured Dec. 30 at Winnipeg, and Jets winger Cole Perfetti was high-sticked by center Ryan Hartman in the rematch the next day.
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February 19

Gallery: Wild stun Canucks 10-7

The Minnesota Wild took on the Vancouver Canucks at Xcel Energy Center on Monday, February 19, 2024.
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February 19
Fans observed a moment of silence for the Burnsville first responders who were killed in the line of duty yesterday  in St. Paul on Monday.

Minnesota Wild honor Burnsville officers, medic fatally shot on duty

The recognition before Monday afternoon's game came during the Wild's previously planned appreciation for law enforcement, first responders and other public safety personnel.
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February 19
Canucks right wing Brock Boeser, a Burnsville native, has scored 30 goals so far this season.

Wild's Western gantlet starts vs. league-leading Canucks

Vancouver's loss to Winnipeg on Saturday night was only their second regulation loss in their past 18 games.
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February 17
The Wild's Kirill Kaprizov fought for the puck in front of Buffalo goalie Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen during Saturday's game at Xcel Energy Center.

Wild cough up late equalizer in 3-2 overtime loss to Sabres

After Dylan Cozens buried the tying goal with 37 seconds left, Henri Jokiharju scored just 1:29 into overtime to cap off the comeback.