Nino Niederreiter scored the Wild's lone goal at 12:55 of the first period to tie the game at one, but the Ducks would retake the lead 3:06 later and add two more goals in the third period to pull away.
The Minnesota Wild open the 2015-16 NHL regular season tonight against the Colorado Avalanche in Denver. After a strong second half last season, hopes are high for a successful year in the State of Hockey. Let's play hockey!
The Twins are fighting for a playoff spot, the Vikings are off to a nice start, the Wild are starting a new season, the Timberwolves are loaded with young talent, and the Lynx are in the WNBA finals. Who are you most excited about? Which MN Sports Team Are You Most Excited About...
Niklas Backstrom was named the first star of the game following his 28-save shutout, and Matt Dumba scored the game-winning goal at 4:12 of overtime, with assists credited to Justin Fontaine and Charlie Coyle.
The Minnesota Wild open the 2015-16 preseason schedule Monday night with a game against the Buffalo Sabres at Xcel Energy Center. The game can be heard on AM 1390 The Fan beginning with the pregame show at 6:45 p.m.
State Fair, Twins baseball, 90-degrees, Renaissance Festival, Vikings Football, Back-To-School -- and Minnesota Wild hockey? Yep. Training camp starts a week from Thursday -- with the first preseason game set for September 21st at home against Buffalo. The regular season starts for the Wild on…
The Minnesota Wild have re-signed top center Mikael Granlund to a 2-year contract worth $6 million. He'll receive $2.8 Million the first year and $3.2 Million in 2016-2017. Grandlund had 39 points this past season with 8 goals and 31 assists for the Wild.