Defending Big D
Know Thine Enemy: The Minnesota Wild
Last season the Minnesota Wild were the winners of the coveted 'First Wild Card' in the Western Conference, and then proceeded to win our hearts by exposing the Colorado Avalanche in the first round.
Wild prospect Zack Phillips hears clock ticking
Zack Phillips, the 28th overall pick by the Minnesota Wild, tries out his new hat onstage during day one of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft at Xcel Energy Center on June 24, 2011 in St Paul.
New title for Wild's Andrew Brunette: Assistant coach
Michael Russo has covered the National Hockey League since 1995. He has covered the Minnesota Wild for the Star Tribune since 2005, after 10 years of covering the Florida Panthers for the Sun-Sentinel.
Numbers Game: As expected, Wild sign Vanek
There were rumours throughout the NHL season that the Minnesota Wild would be a free agent destination for a particular top goal-scoring winger and, when free agency opened, they got their man.
Minnesota Wild- 2013-14 Season Recap
Apr 30, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Minnesota Wild team members react to the win over the Colorado Avalanche in a overtime period in game seven of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Pepsi Center.
The Globe and Mail
Thomas Vanek signs with the Minnesota Wild
So Thomas Vanek ended up in Minnesota after all - signing a three-year, $19.5-million contract with the Wild simply because he wanted to play there.
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Minnsota Wild Take Alex Tuch With FIrst Round Draft Pick
Jun 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Alex Tuch poses for a photo with team officials after being selected as the number eighteen overall pick to the Minnesota Wild in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at Wells Fargo Center.