Get in here and chat about the future of the Minnesota Wild. It’s the perfect time of year. Every NHL team is on a clean slate and their training camp hasn’t even begun yet. The entire league spotlight is solely on the various prospect showcase tournaments around the continent and the Minnesota Wild are no exception. They will be facing the Chicago Blackhawks twice with the … [Read more...] about Wild Prospect Showcase Gamethread No. 1: Talking About Prospects
The Minnesota Wild are trending in the right direction, but several things still need to be accomplished before they reach contender status. And the center predicament is a major element that needs attention. Marco Rossi will earn some playing time this upcoming season, which should provide some clarity at that position. If he proves he is ready to make an immediate impact in … [Read more...] about Can the Wild Afford To Land A Top Center In Free Agency Next Summer?
Don’t let the headline induce any more anxiety about this situation than there already is. There is no “news” here. This was written because the prized forward has indeed not been re-signed yet. Although things began to look like they were moving along with conversations between general manager Bill Guerin and Kirill Kaprizov and his agent, things have come to a standstill yet … [Read more...] about What Would Life Without Kirill Kaprizov Look Like For the Wild?
Continuing the installment of Minnesota Wild analytics. This series will preview each Wild player’s roles for the upcoming season and explain what analytics suggest for their 2021-22 season. Today we will cover Mats Zuccarello. Previously at Gone Puck Wild, we discussed the 2021-22 season for the Minnesota Wild and how the team would rank in the […] Minnesota Wild: What’s in … [Read more...] about Minnesota Wild: What’s in store for Mats Zuccarello this season?
Photo by Codie McLachlan/Getty Images Minnesota’s top rookie is trying to make his mark right away. Marco Rossi settled some nerves on Wednesday. After the first practice during the Minnesota Wild’s rookie showcase this week, he was able to speak freely to the media about his traumatic and stressful year. Overcoming a heart condition caused by his COVID-19 diagnosis and … [Read more...] about Rossi determined to make Wild’s roster out of camp
Photo by Harrison Barden/Getty Images Your daily dose of Wild news, along with other interesting stories from around the NHL. That’s Wild With new broadcast partners, there’s a new interest in the NHL’s schedule on national television and specifically what teams are given the spotlight. Well the Minnesota Wild will have a total of 13 games broadcasted across the … [Read more...] about Wilderness Walk: Wild nationally televised games announced
Bob Kurtz, the 74-year-old radio voice of the team since it started play, will call half of the home games this season. The Wild's national TV schedule was also announced. … [Read more...] about Joe O'Donnell takes over as Wild radio voice with Bob Kurtz calling half the home games
What one word sums up the root of the Minnesota Wild’s Zach Parise–Ryan Suter Era failures? Timing. They brought their two marquee signings into Minnesota with little talent surrounding them. Minnesota had prospects, but the age gap between them and the veterans on the team caused issues. Their best season, 2016-17, ended when they faced St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen at the … [Read more...] about The Wild Should Thrive In A Weak Western Conference
Rossi missed all of last season after being diagnosed with myocarditis. … [Read more...] about After health battle, Wild’s Marco Rossi focused on making NHL