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May 26
Matt Boldy (right) skated with the Wild on Wednesday morning ahead of Game 6 and is available if the team decides to play him against the Golden Knigh

Boldy shuffle? Wild's No. 1 draft choice from 2019 'available' tonight

Coach Dean Evason said the Wild has some game-time decisions to make before Game 6. One could be whether Matt Boldy makes his NHL debut.
The Wild Beat
May 24
Calen Addison

Addison replaces injured Soucy; Wild shuffles lines for win-or-else Game 5

Acquired in the Jason Zucker trade with the Penguins last season, Calen Addison skated in three regular season games with the Wild – receiving rave reviews for his composure on the ice.
The Wild Beat
May 22
Zach Parise is likely to play in Game 4 for the Wild against the Golden Knights, which would be his first game of the playoffs.

Parise, Rau playing for Wild in Game 4 vs. Golden Knights

The Wild made two lineup changes ahead of Game 4, with Zach Parise and Kyle Rau likely to jump into the lineup.
The Wild Beat
May 22
Marcus Johansson was helped off the ice after breaking his left arm Thursday night.

Wild winger Marcus Johansson suffered broken arm in Thursday's loss

The 30-year-old veteran is likely to miss the remainder of the Stanley Cup playoffs after crashing into the net during the first period.
The Wild Beat
May 20
Marc-Andre Fleury is expected back in net for Game 3 between the Wild and Golden Knights.

Sticking with same lineup, Wild hopes for different results in tonight's Game 3

"We had plenty of good opportunities with traffic in front of the net," coach Dean Evason said. "The bounces just didn't translate."
The Wild Beat
May 18
The Golden Knights had 19 first-period shots on Wild goalie Cam Talbot in Game 1.

Wild hoping for stronger start in tonight's Game 2 vs. 'desperate' Vegas

Road teams in the NHL playoffs have won 80% of the time when they win the first two games of the series.
The Wild Beat
May 13
The Wild will play either Colorado or Vegas in the first round of the playoffs, a matchup that will be decided on Thursday.

Wild's playoff picture still unsettled, will be decided tonight

Colorado set up the photo finish in the West Division with a blowout win over Los Angeles. We do know the Wild will open the playoffs on the road.
The Wild Beat
May 12
Cam Talbot will be in for the Wild on Wednesday, the first half of a back-to-back against the Blues to close out the regular season.

Out-of-town games could decide Wild playoff foe tonight; opening at X possible

The Wild could learn its first-round playoff opponent as soon tonight and still has a chance at getting home-ice advantage in that series.
The Wild Beat
May 9
Victor Rask scored in overtime on Saturday, sealing a 4-3 win for the Wild over the Ducks at Xcel Energy Center.

Rask continues bounce-back season by scoring in Wild's overtime victory vs. Ducks

Victor Rask scored in overtime to cap off a 4-3 win for the Wild over the Ducks Saturday at Xcel Energy Center.
The Wild Beat
May 8
The Wild outlasted the Ducks 4-3 in overtime on Friday at Xcel Energy Center.

Wild looking to play 'the right way' in home finale vs. Ducks

The Wild will wrap up the home portion of its regular season schedule on Saturday with a rematch against the Ducks.
The Wild Beat
May 7
Kevin Fiala could return to the lineup Friday against the Ducks after the Wild forward missed last game with a lower-body injury.

With Parise scratched, Fiala returns to Wild's lineup tonight; Kahkoken starts vs. Anaheim

The Ducks are at the bottom of the West Division with 41 points, but they've won three of their last five games.
The Wild Beat
May 6
Ryan O’Rourke

Wild signs second and third round picks from 2020 to three-year contracts

Daemon Hunt and Ryan O'Rourke are skating for Iowa of the American Hockey.
The Wild Beat
May 5
Wild rookie Kirill Kaprizov got tangled up with Vegas’ Zach Whitecloud in the first period of Wednesday’s game at Xcel Energy Center.

Kaprizov scores, pushes back against Golden Knights in Wild's overtime loss

Kirill Kaprizov scored both of the Wild's goals Wednesday and was in the middle of a first-period line brawl with the Golden Knights.
The Wild Beat
May 5
The Wild will vie for a sweep Wednesday against the Golden Knights after a late-game rally on Monday.

After thrilling comeback, Wild wants to tighten up things against Vegas

A win in regulation time would move the Wild within two games of the Golden Knights with four games left before the playoffs.
The Wild Beat
May 4
The Wild scored twice in the final two minutes of the third period to top the Golden Knights 6-5 on Monday at Xcel Energy Center.

Dramatic late-game rally comes after Wild conquers early adversity

This was the second straight comeback victory for the Wild, who rallied 4-3 in overtime on Saturday against the Blues after also again being down by two goals.
The Wild Beat
May 3
Cam Talbot will be in net when the Wild hosts the Golden Knights on Monday at Xcel Energy Center.

Wild hoping to gain ground on first-place Vegas tonight at the X

The Golden Knights lead the Wild by six points heading into back-to-back games. Vegas has won 11 of its last 12.
The Wild Beat
May 2
The Wild snapped a two-game slide with a 4-3 overtime win vs. the Blues on Saturday at Xcel Energy Center.

Wild gets back on track with overtime win over Blues

The Wild rallied for a 4-3 overtime win against the Blues on Saturday at Xcel Energy Center.
The Wild Beat
May 1
Kaapo Kahkonen will start for the Wild on Saturday vs. the Blues.

Wild trying to end a couple of losing streaks tonight vs. St. Louis

The Wild has never lost three games in a row this season, a trend that'll be put to the test tonight at the X against the Blues, who have dominated Minnesota this season.
The Wild Beat
April 29
The Blues scored three goals in the third period en route to a 4-3 comeback win over the Wild on Wednesday at Xcel Energy Center.

Third-period clunker not how Wild wanted to tune up for playoffs

St. Louis scored three straight goals to flip a one-goal deficit into a one-goal victory. Two of its four goals came on the power play.
The Wild Beat
April 28
Cam Talbot will start Wednesday night when the Wild takes on the Blues at Xcel Energy Center.

Can Wild deliver payback to Blues after getting swept in St. Louis?

St. Louis is battling for the final playoff berth in the West Division and currently has a one-point lead over Arizona. Cam Talbot will be in goal.
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