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August 6
The Canucks and Wild stand for the national anthems before Game 1 of the series in Edmonton.

Wild, Canucks set for pivotal Game 3 in matinee at Rogers Place

Teams that win the third contest in a best-of-five after splitting the first two are 21-7 all-time in the series.
Wild
August 4
Wild can push Canucks to brink of elimination tonight

Wild can push Canucks to brink of elimination tonight

Teams that go up 2-0 in a best-of-five series are 55-1 all-time in the NHL. Will the Wild push Vancouver into that deep hole tonight in Edmonton?
Wild
August 3
Before the spearing incident in Sunday's game, Vancouver's Micheal Ferland (79) fights Minnesota’s Marcus Foligno (17) during the first period.

Vancouver's Ferland fined $5,000 for spearing Wild player on bench

Micheal Ferland, who fought Marcus Foligno early in the game, speared Ryan Hartman midway through the third period after Luke Kunin grabbed Ferland's stick while on the Wild bench.
Wild
August 2
The Wild will play the Canucks in Sunday's third game at Rogers Place in Edmonton as the NHL resumes its season.

Wait for Wild's return is almost over

Puck drop on Game 1 between the Wild and Canucks is 9:30 p.m. Central Time.
Wild
August 1
Day 15: Finally there's wind and sun in Edmonton

Day 15: Finally there's wind and sun in Edmonton

The Wild beat writer for the Star Tribune had to serve a 14-day quarantine before she could cover the NHL postseason in her hometown.
Wild
July 31
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Day 14: Quarantine ends and our hockey writer has a plan

Sarah McLellan is so ready to leave the Edmonton hotel room where's she's been quarantined. She's already planned her Saturday and her Sunday is planned for her: "I have a Wild game to cover."
Wild
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.
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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.
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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.

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