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Mikael Granlund, Nino Niederreiter to play at World Championship

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — Wild prospect Kirill Kaprizov will also participate.
  • 22 days ago
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Zucker named finalist for NHL's King Clancy Memorial Trophy

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — The Sedin twins and P.K. Subban are the other finalists for the award, which honors leadership and strong community work.
  • 23 days ago
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Wild signs Dmitry Sokolov to three-year, entry-level contract

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — Forward Dmitry Sokolov tallied a career-high 96 points – including 50 goals – in 64 games in the Ontario Hockey League last season.
  • 23 days ago
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Wild signs Sam Anas to two-year, two-way contract

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — Sam Anas led Iowa in goals and set a single-season franchise record with 26 in 70 games last season.
  • 25 days ago
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Mason Shaw, after missing season because of injury, signs with Wild

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — The 19-year-old was a high scoring center for Medicine Hat of the Western Hockey League.
  • 28 days ago
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Horrendous start headlines Wild's latest playoff demise

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — After getting creamed 5-0 by the Jets Friday at Bell MTS Place, the Wild has been eliminated in five games in back-to-back years.
  • 35 days ago
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Boudreau: Wild needs 'everybody on board' to stave off elimination

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — “We’re not a team that can survive with eight players playing good and the rest just being mediocre.," Wild coach Bruce Boudreau said after Friday morning's workout in Winnipeg.
  • 35 days ago
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Wild changes up lineup ahead of Game 5 by adding Ryan Murphy, Kyle Rau into the mix

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — Needing an offensive spark after being shut out in Game 4, the Wild mixed up its look during practice Thursday at Xcel Energy Center.
  • 36 days ago
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Jets' Josh Morrissey to have hearing for cross-check on Wild's Eric Staal

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — Jets defenseman Josh Morrissey will have a hearing Wednesday with the NHL Department of Player Safety after cross-checking Wild center Eric Staal during a 2-0 win for Winnipeg in Game 4 Tuesday at Xcel Energy Center.
  • 37 days ago
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Boudreau: No penalty on cross-check to Eric Staal cost Wild Game 4 vs. Jets

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — Wild center Eric Staal absorbed a cross-check to the neck from Jets defenseman Josh Morrissey, which went unpenalized.
  • 38 days ago
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Wild remains 'a desperate hockey club' as it tries to even series with Jets

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — Puck drop on Game 4 is 7 p.m. at Xcel Energy Center.
  • 38 days ago
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Matchups favored Wild in Game 3 win over Jets

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — The ability to have last change and influence the on-ice matchups more frequently seemed to be a reason why the Wild could start to claw its way back into the series.
  • 39 days ago
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Playoff newcomers shine in Wild's Game 3 win over Jets

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — Forwards Jordan Greenway and Marcus Foligno scored their first playoff goals, and defenseman Nick Seeler had two assists.
  • 40 days ago
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Wild not expecting return home for Game 3 to make challenge vs. Jets easier

StarTribune.com (Sarah McLellan) — The Wild went 27-6-8 at home during the regular season, a source of confidence as it tries to recalibrate after a pair of losses in Winnipeg.
  • 40 days ago
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Jets head back to Winnipeg, will try to make it to St. Paul on Sunday

StarTribune.com (Chris Miller) — The team's plane was diverted to Duluth, but there was no way they could get to the Twin Cities on Saturday.
  • 41 days ago
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