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'07-'08 Red Wings Breeze Through '08-'09 Minnesota Wild in Five Games

The ’07-’08 Detroit Red Wings made quick work of their division rival ’08-’09 Minnesota Wild in their tournament debut. Their twins, Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg… 685 more words

Ultimate NHL Playoff

Wild's Yeo is already getting excited about Vanek

It’s easy to focus on Thomas Vanek’s late-playoff struggles and forget that the Minnesota Wild added one of the league’s most dangerous snipers this offseason. … 535 more words

Montreal Canadiens

Goaltender Niklas Backstrom Leads '08-'09 Wild Over '11-'12 Coyotes in Six Games

The ’08-’09 Wild pulled off a seeded upset in this series, but the two teams could not be more evenly matched. The team stats were almost identical between the two sides. 764 more words

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2014/15 Season Preview – Minnesota Wild

2013/14 Season Record – 7th in Western Conference, 4th in Central Division 862 more words


Fanspeak: Gaborik voted greatest player in Wild franchise history

This summer, NBC Sports’ social media team is conducting the #NHLGreatest initiative, designed for fans to choose the best player in each franchise’s history. Balloting was conducted through three platforms — Facebook, Twitter and Instagram — with thousands of votes being cast. 243 more words

Los Angeles Kings

Five notable numbers from the 2013-14 Wild season

54.3 — The average number of shots in a Wild game. Only New Jersey games (52.3) averaged fewer. In contrast, Senators games averaged 67.5 shots, the most in the NHL. 387 more words

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