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July 30
Day 13: Quarantine tips ... phone charger, Netflix and comfortable slippers

Day 13: Quarantine tips ... phone charger, Netflix and comfortable slippers

Make no mistake, I am still looking forward to waking up Saturday morning and stepping outside my room for the first time in two weeks. But quarantine hasn't really been that bad.
Wild
July 29
Day 12: Quarantine's end near … but I'm finally a social distancing expert!

Day 12: Quarantine's end near … but I'm finally a social distancing expert!

Being sequestered is preparing hockey writer Sarah McLellan for the challenges she'll face at Rogers Center in Edmonton covering games for the first time in months.
Wild
July 28
Day 11: The hockey games begin – let's watch them together

Day 11: The hockey games begin – let's watch them together

Exhibition action starts today, the first time a live NHL game will happen since March 11. The Wild and Edmonton play Wednesday, a game that Sarah McLellan will watch from quarantine iat her hotel.
Wild
July 27
Day 10: As quarantine winds down, chocolate and cheese planning begins

Day 10: As quarantine winds down, chocolate and cheese planning begins

Wild beat writer Sarah McLellan has only a few more days left of her 14-day quarantine. She'll still spend most of her time in an Edmonton hotel room, but is planning a run for staples of her Canadian childhood.
Wild
July 26
Star Tribune Wild beat writer Sarah McLellan in front of her closet in her hotel in Edmonton, Alberta, on July 26,2020.

Day 9: Fashion and more. Meeting challenges of Canada quarantine

Two big suitcases and a large duffel bag were a key for Wild hockey writer Sarah McLellan, who is in the second week of a 14-day quarantine in Edmonton.
Wild
July 25
Day 8: Fer shur I'm in Canada now, eh?

Day 8: Fer shur I'm in Canada now, eh?

The Wild beat writer for the Star Tribune is serving a 14-day quarantine before she can cover the NHL postseason in her hometown.
Wild
July 24
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Day 7: 2:31 in the afternoon? Perfect time for leftover quarantine pizza

To end her first week of quarantine in an Edmonton hotel room, hockey writer Sarah McLellan treats us to leftover pizza, a Ukrainian feast and other highlights of her day.
Wild
July 23
Day 6: Waiting in NHL quarantine. What should a hockey writer watch?

Day 6: Waiting in NHL quarantine. What should a hockey writer watch?

Being a fan is about having something to look forward to and believe in and rally around with others who feel the same way. That's something NHL writer Sarah McLellan loves about sports.
Wild
July 22
Fries, gravy and ketchup a treat on Day 5 of Canadian quarantine

Fries, gravy and ketchup a treat on Day 5 of Canadian quarantine

On Day 5 of her 14 days of confinement in an Edmonton hotel room, Star Tribune hockey writer Sarah McLellan rediscovered one of the treats from her Canadian childhood.
Wild
July 21
Silence of Sounds: Day 4 of NHL quarantine in Edmonton

Silence of Sounds: Day 4 of NHL quarantine in Edmonton

Without fans, the NHL's return is going to sound completely different than what we're used to hearing. NHL hockey writer Sarah McLellan thinks about that in the silence of her Edmonton hotel room.
Wild
July 21
Wild fans: Ready for late-night starts for first two playoff games?

Wild fans: Ready for late-night starts for first two playoff games?

Fox Sports North will carry every game in the Wild's qualifying-round matchup against Vancouver that starts Aug.2 in Edmonton.
Wild
July 20
Day 3 in Edmonton: No breaths of fresh air allowed

Day 3 in Edmonton: No breaths of fresh air allowed

The Wild's beat writer for the Star Tribune, Sarah McLellan, is serving a 14-day quarantine before she can cover the NHL postseason in Edmonton, the city where she was born.
Wild
July 14
Wild will play Colorado in exhibition game in Edmonton on July 29

Wild will play Colorado in exhibition game in Edmonton on July 29

The game will be a warmup for the NHL postseason tournament, when the Wild faces Vancouver in a best-of-five series.
Wild
July 10
Wild will open postseason vs. Vancouver on Sunday, Aug. 2 in Edmonton

Wild will open postseason vs. Vancouver on Sunday, Aug. 2 in Edmonton

The NHL released the schedule for the best-of-five play-in series on Friday afternoon.
Wild
July 9
Wild, NHL donate $100,000 to Matt Dumba's fundraiser to help rebuild Lake Street

Wild, NHL donate $100,000 to Matt Dumba's fundraiser to help rebuild Lake Street

Wild defenseman Matt Dumba's fundraiser to help rebuild Lake Street in the aftermath of George Floyd's death received a $100,000 donation from the NHL and Wild.
Wild
July 9

Wild names Judd Brackett director of amateur scouting

When the 2020 NHL draft takes place, the Wild will have someone new in charge of its picks.
Wild
June 23
Wild players can begin voluntary workouts at TRIA on Wednesday

Wild players can begin voluntary workouts at TRIA on Wednesday

The groups working out will be limited to 12 at a time, the team said in a release, and players will have received instructions about what they can and can't do.
Wild
June 18
Dumba launches fundraiser to help rebuild Lake Street

Dumba launches fundraiser to help rebuild Lake Street

Wild defenseman Matt Dumba launched a fundraiser Thursday to support the Lake Street Council and their initiative to rebuild Lake Street and will match donations up to $100,000.
Wild
June 4
NHL finalizes playoff details; practice facilities open Monday

NHL finalizes playoff details; practice facilities open Monday

Teams will be able to open their practice facilities with no more than six players skating at a time without coaches in Phase 2 of the league's Return To Play protocol. Here are more details.
Wild
May 29
Iowa Wild's Mayhew named American Hockey League MVP

Iowa Wild's Mayhew named American Hockey League MVP

Gerry Mayhew scored a league-high 39 goals, the most by an AHL skater since 2011-12, and he finished third in points with 61 through 49 games
Wild
May 26
Kaapo Kahkonen

Iowa Wild's Kahkonen voted AHL's outstanding goaltender

The Iowa Wild's Kaapo Kahkonen has been recognized as the American Hockey League's outstanding goaltender for the 2019-20 season.
Wild
May 20
Iowa Wild players receive AHL First, Second All-Star Team honors

Iowa Wild players receive AHL First, Second All-Star Team honors

Iowa Wild goalie Kaapo Kahkonen, defenseman Brennan Menell and forwards Sam Anas and Gerry Mayhew were named to the 2019-20 American Hockey League First and Second All-Star Teams.
Wild
May 20
Wild mailbag: Is expanded Stanley Cup playoff format the right move?

Wild mailbag: Is expanded Stanley Cup playoff format the right move?

On the surface, the idea of adding eight more teams to the field sounds like a good one. But there issues that need to be confronted.
Wild
May 7

Wild parts ways with two scouts

The Wild has scrambled its scouting staff ahead of this year's draft.
Wild
May 6
Wild mailbag: What is the Wild's biggest need right now?

Wild mailbag: What is the Wild's biggest need right now?

Figuring out its depth chart at one key position is an issue that has to be addressed. Sarah McLellan answers that and other personnel questions.
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