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Report: Thomas Vanek involved in money laundering scandal

According to a report in the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, current Minnesota Wild forward Thomas Vanek was allegedly involved in a money-laundering scheme.

The report alleges that while a member of the Islanders, Vanek endorsed a paycheck in the amount of $230,000 to Mark Ruff to cover a gambling debt. 81 more words

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Not too often will I praise Kyle Brodziak, I mean the guy can’t hit the net from inside the blue paint most of the time.  But tonight, he becomes the hero with some great tip in goals, a tip of the cap to you good sir (pun intended). 523 more words

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NHL on NBCSN: Bruins, Wild try to find their footing

NBCSN will continue its coverage of the 2014-15 campaign when the Boston Bruins host the Minnesota Wild at the TD Garden at 7:00 p.m. ET tonight. 581 more words

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Wild Run Over Lightning: Again and Again and Again and Again

The Wild blew up tonight scoring from everywhere. This game literally could have been 12-2 which is embarrassing for a team that some people picked to represent the East in the Cup. 240 more words

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Wild Blog: What Goaltending Issues?

By Dan Cook, WCCO Radio

Coming into the 2014-15 season there was plenty of cautious optimism surrounding the Minnesota Wild.

Optimism because they’d added goal-scorer Thomas Vanek and kept the offensive-minded Matt Dumba in an effort to bolster an offense that ranked 25th (199G) in scoring last season. 781 more words


The reasons behind the Islanders’ hot start

By: Jonathan Willis

The New York Islanders are a franchise that has made plenty of errors over the last two decades, and for the most part those mistakes are the reason that the team has been an NHL punchline for so many years. 875 more words