Minnesota Wild

PHILADELPHIA, PA - NOVEMBER 22: Jordan Leopold #3 of the Columbus Blue Jackets takes a shot as Jakub Voracek #93 of the Philadelphia Flyers defends on November 22, 2014 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Jordan Leopold Traded To Minnesota Wild After His Daughter Wrote Touching Letter [PHOTO]

Earlier, general manager Jarmo Kekalainen dealt seldom-used defenseman Jordan Leopold for a younger blue-liner and a draft pick and also signed forward Cam Atkinson to a three-year deal.

97.1 The Ticket–03/02/2015

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 20: Zach Parise #11 of the Minnesota Wild battles for a loose puck with Niklas Kronwall #55 of the Detroit Red Wings during the first period at Joe Louis Arena on January 20, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Minnesota Wilds’ Zach Parise Take Puck To The Face, Picks Up Tooth, Returns To Game [VIDEO]

One thing is for sure, the stereotype of hockey players being the toughest men on the planet is pretty much true.

97.1 The Ticket–01/28/2015

DENVER, CO - APRIL 19:  Head coach Mike Yeo of the Minnesota Wild talks with Mikko Koivu #9 of the Minnesota Wild on the bench as they face the Colorado Avalanche in Game Two of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Pepsi Center on April 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Avalanche defeated the Wild 4-2 to take a 2-0 game lead in the series.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Minnesota Wild Coach Mike Yeo Melts Down During Practice [VIDEO]

It’s always a great sight when a coach literally loses it.

97.1 The Ticket–01/08/2015

Head coach Mike Yeo of the Minnesota Wild looks on from the bench in a game against the Ottawa Senators, during the NHL home opener to kick off the Senators' 20th anniversary at Scotiabank Place on October 11, 2011 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

Minnesota Wild Coach Loses It During Team Practice

Wild coach Mike Yeo lost it with a flurry of F-bombs at practice.

97.1 The Ticket–01/07/2015

Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings makes a save. (Photo by Marianne Helm/Getty Images) FILE

Red Wings Falter In OT Against Wild 4-3

Matt Moulson’s goal at 2:15 of overtime gave the Minnesota Wild a 4-3 come-from-behind win over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday night.

97.1 The Ticket–03/23/2014

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 09: Marian Hossa #81 of the Chicago Blackhawks shoots against the Minnesota Wild in Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 9, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Wild 5-1 to win the series. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hossa Scores Twice As Blackhawks Eliminate Wild

Marian Hossa and the Chicago Blackhawks were well aware they’d been playoff underachievers since they captured the Stanley Cup in 2010.

97.1 The Ticket–05/10/2013

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Positively Minnesota: Harding Shines, Inspires

Minnesota Wild goaltender doesn’t want to be considered the NHL’s only player with multiple sclerosis, he just wants to be recognized for stopping the puck.


Corey Crawford. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/ Getty Images)

Silverman: Crawford Breathes Huge Sigh Of Relief With Overtime Success In Game 1

The Blackhawks are likely going to get by the Wild without much more trouble the rest of the way. However, Quenneville & Co. now understand that Crawford can make the key save when the game is on the line.


Jonathan Toews skates against Jared Spurgeon. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Blackhawks-Wild Playoff Schedule

After clinching the best record in the NHL, the Blackhawks will take on the eighth-seeded Wild in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.


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Wild RW Setoguchi Fined By NHL For High Sticking

Minnesota Wild right wing Devin Setoguchi has been fined by the NHL for a high-sticking penalty that leveled Detroit defenseman Kyle Quincey.

97.1 The Ticket–02/19/2013