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Mikko Koivu beats Ben Bishop for game-winner
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December 02, 2019 - 5:06 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Mikko Koivu capped a milestone game with the shootout winner. Playing in his 1,000th career game, the Minnesota captain reached 700th career points with a second-period assist, then scored in the fourth round of the tiebreaker to help the Wild beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 on...
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Jason Zucker is stopped by Henrik Lundqvist
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November 26, 2019 - 4:41 am
NEW YORK (AP) - Tony DeAngelo scored 32 seconds into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Wild that moved goalie Henrik Lundqvist into sole possession of fifth place on the NHL career wins list Monday night. Chris Kreider tied it for the Rangers on a power-play goal with...
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Teaming up by Alex Stalock and Ryan Hartman to stop Jake DeBrusk
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November 24, 2019 - 8:17 am
BOSTON (AP) - Torey Krug scored 2:41 into overtime after David Krejci had two goals in the final two minutes of regulation, rallying the Boston Bruins to a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night. Jake DeBrusk and Brad Marchand also scored to help Boston pick up at least a point for the...
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A goal by Mats Zuccarello
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November 22, 2019 - 6:54 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Wild are managing to succeed for the short stretches they've been home this season. Jason Zucker scored midway through the third period and Minnesota beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 Thursday night. Mats Zuccarello and Jordan Greenway also scored for Minnesota, which has...
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A save by Devan Dubnyk against Jori Lehtera
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November 03, 2019 - 6:12 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Wild could have used that two-score lead they believed they had late in the second period. As soon as the goal was waved off, the St. Louis Blues regained control, a sure sign of two teams skating in opposite directions. Ryan O'Reilly scored 2:27 into overtime and the...
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Marcus Foligno of the Wild against the boards with Oscar Fantenberg of the Kings
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October 27, 2019 - 7:54 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Starting with 13 of 18 games on the road, the Wild know they have to make their early home dates count. On Saturday night, they gave their fans plenty of reasons to cheer. Eric Staal scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period, Alex Stalock stopped 30 shots and the...
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Jason Zucker of the Wild tests Pekka Rinne
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October 25, 2019 - 5:37 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Wild started out fast, but Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne made it all irrelevant. Rinne made 26 saves, Colton Sissons had a goal and an assist and the homestanding Predators beat the Wild 4-0 on Thursday night. With 1:09 remaining in the first, Rinne turned aside a...
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Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon shoots against the Canadiens
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October 21, 2019 - 7:17 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Wild called a players-only meeting as they struggled to start the season. In their first game since that meeting, the Wild earned a win and gained a sense of relief. Zach Parise scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period and the Wild won their second game of...
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Luke Kunin upholds the honor of the Wild
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October 18, 2019 - 4:14 am
MONTREAL (AP) - It sounded like an overtime goal in the playoffs. The Bell Centre erupted in a deafening roar when defenseman Victor Mete scored his first NHL goal in his 127th game - the longest goal drought to start a career in Canadiens history. Montreal went on to beat the Wild 4-0 on Thursday...
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A save for Alex Stalock
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October 15, 2019 - 4:08 am
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) - The Wild stuck to their defensive plan Monday and it paid off to give them their first win of the season. South St. Paul native Alex Stalock stopped all 26 shots he faced for his sixth career shutout, and the Wild held Ottawa off the scoreboard through five power plays in a 2...
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