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With Wild Season Over, Uncertainty Begins

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Minnesota Wild players cleaned out their lockers on Wednesday and said goodbye until they come together to get ready for next season. 328 more words

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Wild Beat Stars With Help From Koivu's OT Goal

DALLAS (AP) — Mikko Koivu and the Minnesota Wild are going home and hoping for another trip to Dallas.

Koivu scored the tying goal with 3:09 left in regulation, then redirected Ryan Suter’s shot from the left point 4:55 in the overtime as Minnesota beat the Stars 5-4 on Friday night to stay alive in their first-round series. 735 more words

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Koivu scores game-winner in overtime as Wild stays alive beating Dallas to extend playoff series to Game 6

DALLAS — Mikko Koivu redirected Ryan Suter’s shot from the left point 4:55 into overtime and the Minnesota Wild beat the Dallas Stars 5-4 on Friday night to stay alive in their first-round NHL playoff series. 503 more words

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The Minnesota Wild

The land of 10,000 lakes has had to watch some very–ahem–interesting hockey this year. This team, for the last few years, looks absolutely solid on a piece of paper. 516 more words

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Colorado Avalanche 0-4 Minnesota Wild

Colorado Avalanche fell to a second straight home defeat as the Minnesota Wild’s grip on the final wild card playoff spot tightens.

Two goals from Zach Parise as well as goals for Jordan Schroeder and Mikael Granlund won the game for the Wild to extend their lead over the Avalanche for the final wild card spot in the central division to five points. 226 more words

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Granlund, Koivu Lead Wild Past Maple Leafs 2-1

TORONTO (AP) — Mikko Koivu and Mikael Granlund scored power-play goals to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night. 311 more words

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With New Coach And New Outlook, Wild Aim To Keep Momentum

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Nine days ago, mired in an eight-game losing streak, Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher played the only card left in his deck and fired coach Mike Yeo. 387 more words

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