15-4-2021 Ivan Provorov reaches career high !
Ivan Provorov marked a new career high in goals with 6 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Vancouver Canucks on a feed by Alexis Lafreniere. The main thing is we played like a team out there, and didn't quit. We've got to keep that up if we're going to challenge this year, he commented after giving the puck to a fan.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 284 NHL games during his career, notching 14 goals and adding 49 assists along with 129 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 81 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 6+20=26 with 30 PIM.


13-4-2021 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 67 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 16+19=35 with 12 PIM.


13-4-2021 Mario Lucia frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Mario Lucia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mario Lucia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 12 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


13-4-2021 Robby Fabbri frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Robby Fabbri feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Robby Fabbri was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 221 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 39 assists along with 237 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 34 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+7=15 with 69 PIM.


13-4-2021 Team captain meets with Ryan Suzuki
Following the team's recent 3-1 loss at Vancouver Canucks on 13-4-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Ryan Suzuki did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Tyler Ennis

13-4-2021 Adam Janosik agrees on a contract.
Adam Janosik has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

13-4-2021 Joel Eriksson Ek reaches career high !
Joel Eriksson Ek marked a new career high in goals with 8 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Vancouver Canucks on a feed by Zion Nyberg. As long as the team wins I'm happy. The personal records don't mean anything to me if they aren't a part of winning the Cup, he commented during a post game radio interview.

A native of Sweden, Joel Eriksson Ek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 233 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 28 assists along with 112 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 80 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+15=23 with 76 PIM.


10-4-2021 Sven Andrighetto frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Sven Andrighetto feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Switzerland, Sven Andrighetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 286 NHL games during his career, notching 32 goals and adding 31 assists along with 345 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has played 80 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 12+9=21 with 89 PIM.


9-4-2021 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 66 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 16+19=35 with 12 PIM.


9-4-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jett Woo has played 23 games without a goal. Albin Grewe is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Suzuki is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



9-4-2021 Mike Angelidis resumes full training.
Houston Aeros center Mike Angelidis has resumed full training after his injury.

8-4-2021 Matt Puempel frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Matt Puempel feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Matt Puempel was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 195 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 24 assists along with 167 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has played 80 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 10+18=28 with 29 PIM.


8-4-2021 Team captain meets with Jesperi Kotkaniemi
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Jesperi Kotkaniemi after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Jesperi Kotkaniemi as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

7-4-2021 Olli Juolevi speaks up.
Olli Juolevi is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 8 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

7-4-2021 Nick Bailen injured.
Nick Bailen of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the St. Johns Maple Leafs. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . Hey sometimes you do all the right things but something still goes wrong, you can't worry about injuries or you won't be playing long, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

6-4-2021 Zachary Senyshyn frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Zachary Senyshyn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zachary Senyshyn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 79 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 14+6=20 with 0 PIM.


5-4-2021 Olli Juolevi returns
Olli Juolevi has served his suspension and is available for the next game.

5-4-2021 Dante Fabbro reaches career high !
Dante Fabbro marked a new career high in assists with 11 assists after assisting in tonights game against Pittsburgh Penguins on a goal by Alexis Lafreniere. It's always nice to give a good pass..., the player said in an interview.

A native of Canada, Dante Fabbro was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 173 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 228 penalty minutes. The 22 year old defenseman has played 78 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+11=13 with 117 PIM.


5-4-2021 Dante Fabbro reaches career high !
Dante Fabbro marked a new career high in points with 13 after assisting in tonights game against Pittsburgh Penguins on a goal by Alexis Lafreniere. I just want to thank this great organization for presenting me with the opportunity to play in the NHL, he said as camera flashes went off..

A native of Canada, Dante Fabbro was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 173 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 228 penalty minutes. The 22 year old defenseman has played 78 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+11=13 with 117 PIM.


4-4-2021 Mike Angelidis resumes light training.
Houston Aeros center Mike Angelidis has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

3-4-2021 Tyler Graovac frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Tyler Graovac feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 283 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 37 assists along with 39 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 78 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 13+12=25 with 16 PIM.


3-4-2021 Team captain meets with Sven Andrighetto
Following the team's recent 4-1 loss at Phoenix Coyotes on 3-4-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Sven Andrighetto were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

2-4-2021 Mario Lucia frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Mario Lucia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mario Lucia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 12 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


2-4-2021 Team captain meets with Ivan Provorov
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Ivan Provorov after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Ivan Provorov as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

2-4-2021 Nick Merkley frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Nick Merkley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nick Merkley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 222 NHL games during his career, notching 26 goals and adding 39 assists along with 404 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 77 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 10+17=27 with 131 PIM.


2-4-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sven Andrighetto is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Zion Nyberg is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Jesperi Kotkaniemi is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Alexis Lafreniere has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jett Woo has played 20 games without a goal. Albin Grewe is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Nolan Foote is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-4-2021 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 63 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 16+19=35 with 12 PIM.


1-4-2021 Robby Fabbri frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Robby Fabbri feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Robby Fabbri was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 221 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 39 assists along with 237 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 34 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+7=15 with 69 PIM.


31-3-2021 League suspends Olli Juolevi
The league board has suspended Minnesota Wild player Olli Juolevi for 3 fighting three times in a game against Vancouver Canucks.

31-3-2021 Mike Angelidis injured.
Mike Angelidis of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manitoba Moose. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Hopefully i will return sometime next week, and help my team win, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

30-3-2021 Team captain meets with Tyler Graovac
Following the team's recent 3-1 loss at Philadelphia Flyers on 29-3-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Tyler Graovac did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Tyler Ennis

30-3-2021 Adam Vay frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Adam Vay feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Adam Vay, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 49 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


30-3-2021 Marco Rossi resumes full training.
Houston Aeros left wing Marco Rossi has resumed full training after his injury.

29-3-2021 Mario Lucia frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Mario Lucia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mario Lucia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 12 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


29-3-2021 Ivan Provorov frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ivan Provorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 278 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 47 assists along with 119 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 75 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+18=22 with 20 PIM.


28-3-2021 Brady Brassart frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Brady Brassart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brady Brassart, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 74 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 10+5=15 with 22 PIM.


26-3-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Joel Eriksson Ek is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 32 games without a goal. Alexis Lafreniere has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ivan Provorov has played 40 games without a goal. Nick Merkley is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Zion Nyberg has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jett Woo has played 16 games without a goal. Albin Grewe is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Nolan Foote is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



25-3-2021 Matt Puempel frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Matt Puempel feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Matt Puempel was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 188 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 24 assists along with 167 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has played 73 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 10+18=28 with 29 PIM.


25-3-2021 Marco Rossi resumes light training.
Houston Aeros left wing Marco Rossi has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

25-3-2021 Marco Rossi injured.
Marco Rossi of Houston Aeros suffered thigh injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Injuries are a part of the game, I'm just happy it's not too serious, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

24-3-2021 Zachary Senyshyn frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Zachary Senyshyn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zachary Senyshyn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 72 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 13+6=19 with 0 PIM.


24-3-2021 Devan Dubnyk frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Devan Dubnyk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 577 NHL games during his career, booking 37 career shutouts and allowing 1473 goals. The 34 year old goaltender has played 60 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, allowing 180 goals on 1714 while booking 4 shutouts.


24-3-2021 Team captain meets with Tyler Graovac
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Tyler Graovac after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Tyler Graovac as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

24-3-2021 Brady Brassart frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Brady Brassart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brady Brassart, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 72 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 10+5=15 with 22 PIM.


22-3-2021 Pontus Sjalin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Pontus Sjalin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Pontus Sjalin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 29 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 4 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 29 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 2 PIM. He has also played 19 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 2 PIM.


22-3-2021 Brady Brassart frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Brady Brassart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brady Brassart, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 72 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 10+5=15 with 22 PIM.


22-3-2021 Team captain meets with Zion Nyberg
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Zion Nyberg after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Zion Nyberg as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

22-3-2021 Team captain meets with Jesperi Kotkaniemi
Following the team's recent 1-2 loss against Colorado Avalanche on 22-3-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Jesperi Kotkaniemi did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Tyler Ennis

20-3-2021 Pontus Sjalin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Pontus Sjalin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Pontus Sjalin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 29 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 4 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 29 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 2 PIM. He has also played 19 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 2 PIM.


20-3-2021 Timothy Liljegren reaches career high !
Timothy Liljegren marked a new career high in goals with 7 tallies after scoring in tonights game against New York Rangers on a feed by Joel Eriksson Ek. The coach gave me a chance to play, and I'm just trying to show him he made the right decision, was his only statement before going to the dressing room.

A native of Sweden, Timothy Liljegren, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 198 NHL games during his career, notching 14 goals and adding 45 assists along with 320 penalty minutes. The 21 year old defenseman has played 70 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 7+18=25 with 148 PIM.


19-3-2021 Zachary Senyshyn frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Zachary Senyshyn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zachary Senyshyn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 70 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 13+6=19 with 0 PIM.


19-3-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 29 games without a goal. Alexis Lafreniere has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Darcy Kuemper has been chilly and allowed 10 goals in 2 games. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ivan Provorov has played 37 games without a goal. Nick Merkley has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Jett Woo has played 13 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-3-2021 Team captain meets with Zion Nyberg
Following the team's recent 3-3 tie at Calgary Flames on 17-3-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Zion Nyberg were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

16-3-2021 Adam Vay frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Adam Vay feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Adam Vay, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 43 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


15-3-2021 Team captain meets with Sergei Belov
Following the team's recent 7-1 loss at New York Islanders on 14-3-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Sergei Belov were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

14-3-2021 Ivan Provorov frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ivan Provorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 272 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 47 assists along with 117 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 69 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+18=22 with 18 PIM.


14-3-2021 Sven Andrighetto reaches career high !
Sven Andrighetto marked a new career high in points with 18 after scoring in tonights game against New York Islanders on a feed by Nick Merkley. The puck has been bouncing for me lately, he said to the press.

A native of Switzerland, Sven Andrighetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 274 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 30 assists along with 320 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 68 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 10+8=18 with 64 PIM.


14-3-2021 Timothy Liljegren reaches career high !
Timothy Liljegren marked a new career high in points with 23 after assisting in tonights game against New York Islanders on a goal by Sven Andrighetto. My parents came to see this game so I just had to deliver, he said as camera flashes went off..

A native of Sweden, Timothy Liljegren, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 196 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 45 assists along with 320 penalty minutes. The 21 year old defenseman has played 68 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 5+18=23 with 148 PIM.


12-3-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 27 games without a goal. Alexis Lafreniere has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ivan Provorov has played 35 games without a goal. Nick Merkley has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 22 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Jett Woo has played 11 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-3-2021 Olli Juolevi reaches career high !
Olli Juolevi marked a new career high in assists with 11 assists after assisting in tonights game against Washington Capitals on a goal by Zion Nyberg. You gotta' hand it to their team today, they came to play and made us work for everything we got, were his words after the game.

A native of Finland, Olli Juolevi was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 124 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 22 assists along with 149 penalty minutes. The 22 year old defenseman has played 38 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+11=13 with 64 PIM.


8-3-2021 Joel Eriksson Ek frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Joel Eriksson Ek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Joel Eriksson Ek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 219 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 22 assists along with 97 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 66 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 7+9=16 with 61 PIM.


7-3-2021 Tyler Ennis frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Tyler Ennis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Ennis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 679 NHL games during his career, notching 137 goals and adding 190 assists along with 291 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 65 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 6+12=18 with 45 PIM.


6-3-2021 Brady Brassart frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Brady Brassart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brady Brassart, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 65 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 8+4=12 with 20 PIM.


6-3-2021 Team captain meets with Nick Merkley
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Nick Merkley after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Nick Merkley as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

6-3-2021 Tristan King resumes full training.
Houston Aeros center Tristan King has resumed full training after his injury.

6-3-2021 Media attacks the Minnesota Wild
The media is disappointed by the team's 8 game losing streak. Most of the critic is addressed to the work of general manager MIN and headcoach

5-3-2021 Sven Andrighetto frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Sven Andrighetto feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Switzerland, Sven Andrighetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 270 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 30 assists along with 318 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 64 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+8=16 with 62 PIM.


5-3-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Matt Puempel is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 23 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Darcy Kuemper has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Dante Fabbro is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Ivan Provorov has played 31 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 18 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-3-2021 Matt Puempel reaches career high !
Matt Puempel marked a new career high in goals with 7 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Chicago Blackhawks on a feed by Tyler Graovac. The coach gave me a chance to play, and I'm just trying to show him he made the right decision, he commented and was all smiles.

A native of Canada, Matt Puempel was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 177 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 21 assists along with 162 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has played 62 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 7+15=22 with 24 PIM.


2-3-2021 Mario Lucia frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Mario Lucia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mario Lucia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 12 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


2-3-2021 Sven Andrighetto frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Sven Andrighetto feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Switzerland, Sven Andrighetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 268 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 30 assists along with 318 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 62 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+8=16 with 62 PIM.


1-3-2021 Ivan Provorov frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ivan Provorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 265 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 46 assists along with 115 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 62 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+17=21 with 16 PIM.


1-3-2021 Pontus Sjalin resumes full training.
Houston Aeros defenseman Pontus Sjalin has resumed full training after his injury.

1-3-2021 Colin Smith resumes full training.
Houston Aeros center Colin Smith has resumed full training after his injury.

1-3-2021 Tristan King resumes light training.
Houston Aeros center Tristan King has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

28-2-2021 Zachary Senyshyn frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Zachary Senyshyn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zachary Senyshyn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 62 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 13+6=19 with 0 PIM.


27-2-2021 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 59 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 16+18=34 with 12 PIM.


27-2-2021 Sven Andrighetto frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Sven Andrighetto feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Switzerland, Sven Andrighetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 267 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 30 assists along with 318 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 61 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+8=16 with 62 PIM.


27-2-2021 Team captain meets with Matt Puempel
Following the team's recent 3-5 loss against Los Angeles Kings on 26-2-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Matt Puempel were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

27-2-2021 Nick Merkley frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Nick Merkley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nick Merkley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 206 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 36 assists along with 362 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 61 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+14=22 with 89 PIM.


27-2-2021 Jake DeBrusk resumes full training.
Houston Aeros left wing Jake DeBrusk has resumed full training after his injury.

26-2-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 20 games without a goal. Darcy Kuemper has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Tyler Graovac is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Dante Fabbro is sliding on a 26 game streak without registering a single point. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Ivan Provorov has played 28 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 15 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 45 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



26-2-2021 Timothy Liljegren reaches career high !
Timothy Liljegren marked a new career high in assists with 17 assists after assisting in tonights game against Los Angeles Kings on a goal by Joel Eriksson Ek. I'm happy about it but that's it, gotta think other things now, our record breaker told a Hockey Night in Canada reporter.

A native of Sweden, Timothy Liljegren, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 188 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 44 assists along with 310 penalty minutes. The 21 year old defenseman has played 60 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 5+17=22 with 138 PIM.


26-2-2021 Sergei Belov reaches career high !
Sergei Belov marked a new career high in points with 13 after assisting in tonights game against Los Angeles Kings on a goal by Joel Eriksson Ek. I just want to thank all the people that have supported me throughout my career. I couldn't have done this without them, the happy player commented..

A native of Russia, Sergei Belov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2018 entry draft. He has appeared in 156 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 22 assists along with 55 penalty minutes. The 20 year old defenseman has played 60 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 1+12=13 with 37 PIM.


25-2-2021 Alexis Pépin agrees on a contract.
Alexis Pépin has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

25-2-2021 Nick Merkley reaches career high !
Nick Merkley marked a new career high in points with 22 after scoring in tonights game against Colorado Avalanche on a feed by Sven Andrighetto. Yes, it does feel great, he commented during a post game radio interview.

A native of Canada, Nick Merkley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 204 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 36 assists along with 362 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 59 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+14=22 with 89 PIM.


24-2-2021 Pontus Sjalin resumes light training.
Houston Aeros defenseman Pontus Sjalin has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

24-2-2021 Colin Smith resumes light training.
Houston Aeros center Colin Smith has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

22-2-2021 Jake DeBrusk resumes light training.
Houston Aeros left wing Jake DeBrusk has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

22-2-2021 Jake DeBrusk injured.
Jake DeBrusk of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . It's a team game alright, I guess I just won't be part of this team for a few games, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

21-2-2021 Sandl Anusse frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Sandl Anusse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Sandl Anusse, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old center has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 51 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 7+21=28 with 6 PIM.


20-2-2021 Nick Merkley frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Nick Merkley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nick Merkley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 203 NHL games during his career, notching 23 goals and adding 36 assists along with 360 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 58 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 7+14=21 with 87 PIM.


19-2-2021 Tyler Ennis frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Tyler Ennis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Ennis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 671 NHL games during his career, notching 137 goals and adding 189 assists along with 287 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 57 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 6+11=17 with 41 PIM.


19-2-2021 Ivan Provorov frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ivan Provorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 260 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 45 assists along with 113 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 57 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+16=20 with 14 PIM.


19-2-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Joel Eriksson Ek is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Olli Juolevi is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Dante Fabbro is sliding on a 22 game streak without registering a single point. Ivan Provorov has played 24 games without a goal. Nick Merkley has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 11 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 41 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



19-2-2021 Benoit-Olivier Groulx resumes full training.
Houston Aeros center Benoit-Olivier Groulx has resumed full training after his head injury.

19-2-2021 Mike Angelidis agrees on a contract.
Mike Angelidis has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

19-2-2021 Sven Andrighetto reaches career high !
Sven Andrighetto marked a new career high in goals with 8 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Toronto Maple Leafs on a feed by Olli Juolevi. Hopefully one day this puck will end up in the Hall of Fame, he commented after giving the puck to a fan.

A native of Switzerland, Sven Andrighetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 262 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 29 assists along with 311 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 56 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+7=15 with 55 PIM.


19-2-2021 Olli Juolevi reaches career high !
Olli Juolevi marked a new career high in points with 11 after assisting in tonights game against Toronto Maple Leafs on a goal by Zion Nyberg. My parents came to see this game so I just had to deliver, he commented to the media..

A native of Finland, Olli Juolevi was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 113 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 20 assists along with 149 penalty minutes. The 22 year old defenseman has played 27 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+9=11 with 64 PIM.


17-2-2021 Colin Smith injured.
Colin Smith of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I wish I could contribute, but I'll be out of action for awhile. Hopefully some of the others can step up their play a bit in the meantime, he commented to the media.

15-2-2021 Adam Vay frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Adam Vay feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Adam Vay, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 29 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


15-2-2021 Sandl Anusse frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Sandl Anusse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Sandl Anusse, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old center has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 48 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 7+21=28 with 6 PIM.


15-2-2021 Ivan Provorov reaches career high !
Ivan Provorov marked a new career high in points with 20 after assisting in tonights game against Los Angeles Kings on a goal by Alexis Lafreniere. I don't know why exactly, but the ice just seems to be more wide open for me this year, was the comment released to the press after the game..

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 257 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 45 assists along with 113 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 54 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+16=20 with 14 PIM.


15-2-2021 Joel Eriksson Ek reaches career high !
Joel Eriksson Ek marked a new career high in points with 12 after assisting in tonights game against Los Angeles Kings on a goal by Albin Grewe. I don't know why exactly, but the ice just seems to be more wide open for me this year, he said after the game in the dressing room..

A native of Sweden, Joel Eriksson Ek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 207 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 20 assists along with 97 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 54 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 5+7=12 with 61 PIM.


15-2-2021 Tristan King injured.
Tristan King of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manchester Monarchs. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . They first said the treatment was going to be a minimum of five weeks rest, but they've been wrong before, he commented to the press.

14-2-2021 Benoit-Olivier Groulx resumes light training.
Houston Aeros center Benoit-Olivier Groulx has resumed light training after his head injury and is listed day to day.

13-2-2021 Tyler Graovac reaches career high !
Tyler Graovac marked a new career high in points with 18 after assisting in tonights game against Carolina Hurricanes on a goal by Matt Puempel. In a game like this, it was nice to set that milestone, he said as camera flashes went off..

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 258 NHL games during his career, notching 26 goals and adding 34 assists along with 35 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 53 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 9+9=18 with 12 PIM.


12-2-2021 Tyler Graovac frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Tyler Graovac feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 258 NHL games during his career, notching 26 goals and adding 33 assists along with 35 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 53 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 9+8=17 with 12 PIM.


12-2-2021 Pontus Sjalin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Pontus Sjalin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Pontus Sjalin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 29 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 4 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 29 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 2 PIM. He has also played 19 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 2 PIM.


12-2-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alexis Lafreniere is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Zion Nyberg is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jesperi Kotkaniemi is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk has been chilly and allowed 14 goals in 3 games. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Dante Fabbro is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Ivan Provorov has played 20 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jett Woo has played 20 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 37 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



10-2-2021 Benoit-Olivier Groulx injured.
Benoit-Olivier Groulx of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Philadelphia Phantoms. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . I shall be back soon, and when I return promise I will do my best to help the team, he commented to the media.

9-2-2021 Tristan King resumes full training.
Houston Aeros center Tristan King has resumed full training after his injury.

8-2-2021 Pontus Sjalin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Pontus Sjalin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Pontus Sjalin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 29 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 4 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 29 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 2 PIM. He has also played 19 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 2 PIM.


8-2-2021 Sergei Belov reaches career high !
Sergei Belov marked a new career high in assists with 11 assists after assisting in tonights game against Colorado Avalanche on a goal by Jesperi Kotkaniemi. We were playing our game tonight and I just happened to be in the right place at the right time, the player said in an interview.

A native of Russia, Sergei Belov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2018 entry draft. He has appeared in 147 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 21 assists along with 49 penalty minutes. The 20 year old defenseman has played 51 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 1+11=12 with 31 PIM.


7-2-2021 Ivan Provorov reaches career high !
Ivan Provorov marked a new career high in assists with 15 assists after assisting in tonights game against Colorado Avalanche on a goal by Zion Nyberg. The pass just found the right guy, what more can I say, he said after viewing the play on the TV studio monitor.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 253 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 44 assists along with 113 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 50 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+15=19 with 14 PIM.


7-2-2021 Nick Merkley reaches career high !
Nick Merkley marked a new career high in assists with 13 assists after assisting in tonights game against Colorado Avalanche on a goal by Timothy Liljegren. Hey, I'm just happy it went in the net. Wins are more important than assist records for us right now, he commented during a post game radio interview.

A native of Canada, Nick Merkley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 195 NHL games during his career, notching 23 goals and adding 35 assists along with 355 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 50 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 7+13=20 with 82 PIM.


5-2-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Tyler Graovac is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Matt Puempel is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Nick Merkley is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Timothy Liljegren is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Jesperi Kotkaniemi is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Dante Fabbro is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Ivan Provorov has played 17 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jett Woo has played 17 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 34 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-2-2021 Tristan King injured.
Tristan King of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Portland Pirates. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This is a rough game and injuries happen, lucky for me that this one is not serious, he said after the game in the dressing room.

4-2-2021 Robby Fabbri frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Robby Fabbri feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Robby Fabbri was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 221 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 39 assists along with 237 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 34 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+7=15 with 69 PIM.


4-2-2021 Benoit-Olivier Groulx resumes full training.
Houston Aeros center Benoit-Olivier Groulx has resumed full training after his head injury.

3-2-2021 Team captain meets with Nick Merkley
Following the team's recent 3-0 win against Tampa Bay Lightning on 2-2-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Nick Merkley were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

2-2-2021 Tyler Graovac reaches career high !
Tyler Graovac marked a new career high in goals with 9 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Tampa Bay Lightning on a feed by Matt Puempel. With line mates like I have, it makes it pretty easy to score goals, he said after the game in the dressing room.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 252 NHL games during his career, notching 26 goals and adding 29 assists along with 35 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 47 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 9+4=13 with 12 PIM.


2-2-2021 Pontus Sjalin injured.
Pontus Sjalin of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Detroit Vipers. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . They first said the treatment was going to be a minimum of five weeks rest, but they've been wrong before, he commented to the media.

1-2-2021 Mario Lucia frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Mario Lucia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mario Lucia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 12 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


1-2-2021 Benoit-Olivier Groulx injured.
Benoit-Olivier Groulx of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Chicago Wolves. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This is nothing major, I feel that I should be ready for the next game but you never know, he said after the game in the dressing room.

1-2-2021 Rookie of the month: Zion Nyberg (R)
NHL has awarded Zion Nyberg (R) of Minnesota Wild as Rookie Of The Month He registered 5 goals and 4 assists for 9 points in 10 games last month. He also had 2 game winning goals.

A native of Russia, Zion Nyberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2020 entry draft. He has appeared in 12 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 4 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 18 year old right wing has played 12 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 5+4=9 with 12 PIM. He has also played 34 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 16+21=37 with 18 PIM.


1-2-2021 Board considering budget
The board of owners is considering about increasing your player budget because of your good financial record. If the good financial record is kept until the end of the season, your player budget might be increased.

30-1-2021 Tristan King resumes full training.
Houston Aeros center Tristan King has resumed full training after his injury.

29-1-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alexis Lafreniere is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Timothy Liljegren is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Ivan Provorov has played 13 games without a goal. Nick Merkley is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Jett Woo has played 13 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 30 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-1-2021 Sandl Anusse resumes full training.
Houston Aeros center Sandl Anusse has resumed full training after his injury.

28-1-2021 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 45 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 14+14=28 with 12 PIM.


26-1-2021 Colin Smith agrees on a contract.
Colin Smith has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

26-1-2021 Nolan Foote injured.
Nolan Foote (MIN) suffered abdomen injury during the game in an incident with Radko Gudas (CAR). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. This is a rough game and injuries happen, lucky for me that this one is not serious, the injured player commented.

25-1-2021 Tristan King resumes light training.
Houston Aeros center Tristan King has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

25-1-2021 Tristan King injured.
Tristan King of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Quebec Citadelles. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Of course, spending a week or so nursing your injury can take you off your game, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

24-1-2021 Sandl Anusse resumes light training.
Houston Aeros center Sandl Anusse has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

24-1-2021 Henri Jokiharju resumes full training.
Houston Aeros defenseman Henri Jokiharju has resumed full training after his injury.

23-1-2021 Team captain meets with Dante Fabbro
Following the team's recent 0-4 loss against Calgary Flames on 22-1-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Dante Fabbro did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Tyler Ennis

22-1-2021 Tyler Ennis frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Tyler Ennis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Ennis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 657 NHL games during his career, notching 137 goals and adding 184 assists along with 281 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 43 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 6+6=12 with 35 PIM.


22-1-2021 Robby Fabbri frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Robby Fabbri feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Robby Fabbri was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 221 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 39 assists along with 237 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 34 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 8+7=15 with 69 PIM.


22-1-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alexis Lafreniere is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Zion Nyberg is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Ivan Provorov has played 10 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 43 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Jett Woo has played 10 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 27 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



20-1-2021 Zachary Senyshyn frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Zachary Senyshyn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zachary Senyshyn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 42 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 11+4=15 with 0 PIM.


20-1-2021 Adam Vay frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Adam Vay feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Adam Vay, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 16 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


20-1-2021 Henri Jokiharju injured.
Henri Jokiharju of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Milwaukee Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They just want to be careful after what happened to me last time. I'll dress for tomorrows practice, then it's up to the coaching staff, he commented to the media.

18-1-2021 Team captain meets with Sergei Belov
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Sergei Belov after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Sergei Belov as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

17-1-2021 Brady Brassart frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Brady Brassart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brady Brassart, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 41 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 3+4=7 with 12 PIM.


17-1-2021 Robert Leino agrees on a contract.
Robert Leino has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

16-1-2021 Tyler Ennis frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Tyler Ennis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Ennis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 654 NHL games during his career, notching 136 goals and adding 184 assists along with 281 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 40 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 5+6=11 with 35 PIM.


16-1-2021 Adam Vay frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Adam Vay feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Adam Vay, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 14 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


16-1-2021 Benoit-Olivier Groulx resumes full training.
Houston Aeros center Benoit-Olivier Groulx has resumed full training after his head injury.

15-1-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Zion Nyberg is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Devan Dubnyk has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 40 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 24 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-1-2021 Ivan Provorov frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ivan Provorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 243 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 40 assists along with 108 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 40 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+11=15 with 9 PIM.


14-1-2021 Sandl Anusse injured.
Sandl Anusse of Houston Aeros suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Saint John Flames. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I think it's rehabilitation for the next couple of weeks for me, he said in a TV interview.

14-1-2021 Benoit-Olivier Groulx injured.
Benoit-Olivier Groulx of Houston Aeros suffered thigh injury during tonights minorleague game against the Saint John Flames. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This will just build character, sitting out a few days I mean, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

11-1-2021 Nick Merkley frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Nick Merkley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nick Merkley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 183 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 30 assists along with 310 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 38 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+8=12 with 37 PIM.


10-1-2021 Mario Lucia frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Mario Lucia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mario Lucia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 12 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


10-1-2021 Matt Puempel frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Matt Puempel feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Matt Puempel was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 153 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 14 assists along with 140 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 38 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 3+8=11 with 2 PIM.


9-1-2021 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 38 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 11+13=24 with 12 PIM.


9-1-2021 Brady Brassart frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Brady Brassart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brady Brassart, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 38 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 3+4=7 with 12 PIM.


9-1-2021 Team captain meets with Ryan Suzuki
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Ryan Suzuki after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Ryan Suzuki as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

8-1-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Nick Merkley has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Sergei Belov has played 38 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 22 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-1-2021 Team captain meets with Sergei Belov
Following the team's recent 5-2 loss at Edmonton Oilers on 7-1-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Sergei Belov did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Tyler Ennis

5-1-2021 Team captain meets with Sven Andrighetto
Following the team's recent 3-0 win against Vancouver Canucks on 4-1-2021, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Sven Andrighetto did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Tyler Ennis

4-1-2021 Matt Puempel reaches career high !
Matt Puempel marked a new career high in points with 11 after assisting in tonights game against Vancouver Canucks on a goal by Tyler Graovac. My parents came to see this game so I just had to deliver, he read from a prepared statement..

A native of Canada, Matt Puempel was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 14 assists along with 140 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 36 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 3+8=11 with 2 PIM.


2-1-2021 Minnesota Wild players selected to World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships (U-20) in icehockey are about to start. The following players from Minnesota Wild organization have been selected to represent their countries:

-Ricard Kjellsson (SWE)
-Jamey Rucker (USA)
-Jinrich Moravec (CZE)
-Karel Czombos (CZE)
-Miroslav Muzik (CZE)


1-1-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Devan Dubnyk is playing well with 1 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 2 goals.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Nick Merkley has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Sergei Belov has played 36 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 20 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-12-2020 Devan Dubnyk frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Devan Dubnyk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 553 NHL games during his career, booking 34 career shutouts and allowing 1401 goals. The 34 year old goaltender has played 36 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, allowing 108 goals on 1106 while booking 1 shutouts.


29-12-2020 Devan Dubnyk frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Devan Dubnyk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 552 NHL games during his career, booking 34 career shutouts and allowing 1400 goals. The 34 year old goaltender has played 35 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, allowing 107 goals on 1063 while booking 1 shutouts.


29-12-2020 Ivan Provorov frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ivan Provorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 238 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 39 assists along with 108 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 35 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+10=14 with 9 PIM.


28-12-2020 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 35 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 10+11=21 with 12 PIM.


28-12-2020 Tyler Ennis frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Tyler Ennis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Ennis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 649 NHL games during his career, notching 135 goals and adding 182 assists along with 266 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 35 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+4=8 with 20 PIM.


25-12-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Tyler Graovac is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Dante Fabbro is sliding on a 16 game streak without registering a single point. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Olli Juolevi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 34 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-12-2020 Devan Dubnyk frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Devan Dubnyk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 549 NHL games during his career, booking 34 career shutouts and allowing 1393 goals. The 34 year old goaltender has played 32 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, allowing 100 goals on 973 while booking 1 shutouts.


18-12-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk has been chilly and allowed 17 goals in 4 games. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Ivan Provorov has played 17 games without a goal. Nick Merkley is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Olli Juolevi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 32 games without a goal. Benoit-Olivier Groulx has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-12-2020 Zachary Senyshyn frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Zachary Senyshyn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zachary Senyshyn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 31 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 5+2=7 with 0 PIM.


17-12-2020 Team captain meets with Benoit-Olivier Groulx
Following the team's recent 1-3 loss against St. Louis Blues on 16-12-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Benoit-Olivier Groulx did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Tyler Ennis

15-12-2020 Team captain meets with Ivan Provorov
Following the team's recent 6-2 loss at St. Louis Blues on 13-12-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Ivan Provorov were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

14-12-2020 Tyler Ennis frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Tyler Ennis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Ennis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 644 NHL games during his career, notching 135 goals and adding 182 assists along with 260 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 30 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+4=8 with 14 PIM.


14-12-2020 Team captain meets with Tyler Graovac
Following the team's recent 6-2 loss at St. Louis Blues on 13-12-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Tyler Graovac did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Tyler Ennis

12-12-2020 Tyler Graovac frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Tyler Graovac feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 234 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 28 assists along with 30 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 29 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 4+3=7 with 7 PIM.


11-12-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Tyler Ennis is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Nick Merkley is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Timothy Liljegren is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ivan Provorov has played 13 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Olli Juolevi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 28 games without a goal. Benoit-Olivier Groulx has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



9-12-2020 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 28 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 7+8=15 with 12 PIM.


9-12-2020 Pontus Sjalin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Pontus Sjalin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Pontus Sjalin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 23 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 3 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 23 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+3=5 with 2 PIM. He has also played 5 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


7-12-2020 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 27 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 7+7=14 with 12 PIM.


4-12-2020 Tyler Ennis frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Tyler Ennis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Ennis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 640 NHL games during his career, notching 133 goals and adding 181 assists along with 254 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 26 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+3=5 with 8 PIM.


4-12-2020 Team captain meets with Joel Eriksson Ek
Following the team's recent 1-3 loss against Vancouver Canucks on 4-12-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Joel Eriksson Ek were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

4-12-2020 Team captain meets with Albin Grewe
Following the team's recent 1-3 loss against Vancouver Canucks on 4-12-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Albin Grewe were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

4-12-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Ivan Provorov has played 11 games without a goal. Nick Merkley has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Olli Juolevi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 26 games without a goal. Benoit-Olivier Groulx has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



4-12-2020 Media criticises the Minnesota Wild
The Minnesota Wild are stumbling in a 10 game winless streak. Minnesota Wild left wing Ryan Suzuki commented about their recent play: We don't even want to think about it anymore. We need to find our game and get out of this.

2-12-2020 Team captain meets with Sven Andrighetto
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Sven Andrighetto after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Sven Andrighetto as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

30-11-2020 Matt Puempel frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Matt Puempel feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Matt Puempel was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 140 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 11 assists along with 140 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 25 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+5=7 with 2 PIM.


29-11-2020 Tyler Graovac frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Tyler Graovac feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 230 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 28 assists along with 28 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 25 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+3=5 with 5 PIM.


29-11-2020 Media criticises the Minnesota Wild
It isn't the happiest time for the Minnesota Wild as they are on a 9 game winless streak. Minnesota Wild coach had little to say about the way things are going: I don't know. Nothing seems to work...

27-11-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Nick Merkley has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Olli Juolevi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 23 games without a goal. Nolan Foote has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



24-11-2020 Matt Puempel frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Matt Puempel feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Matt Puempel was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 137 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 11 assists along with 138 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 22 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+5=7 with 0 PIM.


21-11-2020 Adam Vay frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Adam Vay feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Adam Vay, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


21-11-2020 Media criticises the Minnesota Wild
The Minnesota Wild are spinning in a 5 game winless streak. Minnesota Wild center Jesperi Kotkaniemi commented about their recent play: It seems like everything is going wrong now. It's not the best of times for us right now...

20-11-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Robby Fabbri is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Devan Dubnyk has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Olli Juolevi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-11-2020 Tyler Graovac frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Tyler Graovac feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 224 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 27 assists along with 23 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 19 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 0 PIM.


18-11-2020 Team captain meets with Sven Andrighetto
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Sven Andrighetto after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Sven Andrighetto as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

18-11-2020 Team captain meets with Albin Grewe
Following the team's recent 4-1 loss at Calgary Flames on 17-11-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Albin Grewe were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

14-11-2020 Team captain meets with Sven Andrighetto
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Sven Andrighetto after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Sven Andrighetto as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

14-11-2020 Team captain meets with Ivan Provorov
Following the team's recent 2-2 tie against Phoenix Coyotes on 14-11-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Ivan Provorov did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Tyler Ennis

13-11-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Pontus Sjalin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Dante Fabbro is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Ivan Provorov is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Nick Merkley is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Olli Juolevi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 17 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-11-2020 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 17 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 3+4=7 with 2 PIM.


12-11-2020 Team captain meets with Sven Andrighetto
Following the team's recent 3-4 OT loss against Montreal Canadiens on 12-11-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Sven Andrighetto did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Tyler Ennis

12-11-2020 Team captain meets with Nick Merkley
Following the team's recent 3-4 OT loss against Montreal Canadiens on 12-11-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Nick Merkley did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Tyler Ennis

10-11-2020 Mario Lucia frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Mario Lucia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mario Lucia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 12 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


8-11-2020 Brady Brassart frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Brady Brassart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brady Brassart, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 14 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 4 PIM.


6-11-2020 Team captain meets with Sven Andrighetto
Following the team's recent 2-3 loss against Colorado Avalanche on 5-11-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Sven Andrighetto were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

6-11-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Robby Fabbri is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Graovac has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Nick Merkley has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Olli Juolevi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 14 games without a goal. Benoit-Olivier Groulx has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-11-2020 Tyler Graovac frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Tyler Graovac feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 219 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 26 assists along with 23 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 14 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 0 PIM.


5-11-2020 Brady Brassart frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Brady Brassart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brady Brassart, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 14 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 4 PIM.


5-11-2020 Mario Lucia frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Mario Lucia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mario Lucia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 12 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


30-10-2020 Tyler Graovac frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Tyler Graovac feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 217 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 26 assists along with 23 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 12 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 0 PIM.


30-10-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Joel Eriksson Ek is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Nick Merkley has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Robby Fabbri has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Olli Juolevi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has played 12 games without a goal. Benoit-Olivier Groulx has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Albin Grewe has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Ryan Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



28-10-2020 Tyler Graovac frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Tyler Graovac feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 216 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 26 assists along with 23 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 11 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 0 PIM.


26-10-2020 Robby Fabbri frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Robby Fabbri feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Robby Fabbri was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 197 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 34 assists along with 188 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 10 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 3+2=5 with 20 PIM.


23-10-2020 Team captain meets with Ivan Provorov
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Ivan Provorov after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Ivan Provorov as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

23-10-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Darcy Kuemper hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Matt Puempel has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-10-2020 Nick Merkley frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Nick Merkley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nick Merkley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 153 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 24 assists along with 273 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 8 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 0 PIM.


21-10-2020 Olli Juolevi returns
Olli Juolevi has served his suspension and is available for the next game.

18-10-2020 Peter Stoykewych agrees on a contract.
Peter Stoykewych has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

17-10-2020 Team captain meets with Ivan Provorov
Following the team's recent 6-7 win at Vancouver Canucks on 16-10-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Ivan Provorov were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

16-10-2020 Zachary Senyshyn frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Zachary Senyshyn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zachary Senyshyn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 5 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 0 PIM.


16-10-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ivan Provorov is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Nick Merkley is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Robby Fabbri is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Benoit-Olivier Groulx is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Albin Grewe is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Nolan Foote is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Ryan Suzuki is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Ennis has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-10-2020 League suspends Olli Juolevi
The league board has suspended Minnesota Wild player Olli Juolevi for 3 fighting three times in a game against Vancouver Canucks.

15-10-2020 Pontus Sjalin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Pontus Sjalin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Pontus Sjalin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 4 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


14-10-2020 Sven Andrighetto frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Sven Andrighetto feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Switzerland, Sven Andrighetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 210 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 22 assists along with 261 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 4 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 5 PIM.


13-10-2020 Team captain meets with Olli Juolevi
Following the team's recent 3-2 OT win against Pittsburgh Penguins on 10-10-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Olli Juolevi were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

11-10-2020 Robby Fabbri frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Robby Fabbri feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Robby Fabbri was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 190 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 34 assists along with 173 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 3 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 5 PIM.


9-10-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Devan Dubnyk has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games. Robby Fabbri is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-10-2020 Adam Vay frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Adam Vay feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Adam Vay, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


7-10-2020 Zachary Senyshyn frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Zachary Senyshyn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zachary Senyshyn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 1 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


7-10-2020 Ivan Provorov frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ivan Provorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 204 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 30 assists along with 99 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


6-10-2020 Tyler Ennis frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Tyler Ennis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Ennis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 615 NHL games during his career, notching 131 goals and adding 178 assists along with 246 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 1 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


5-10-2020 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 1 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


3-10-2020 Jake DeBrusk frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Jake DeBrusk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jake DeBrusk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old left wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 1 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


2-10-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-9-2020 Joel Eriksson Ek frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Joel Eriksson Ek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Joel Eriksson Ek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 153 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 13 assists along with 36 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


30-9-2020 Pontus Sjalin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Pontus Sjalin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Pontus Sjalin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


30-9-2020 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Carey PriceA-AA-33San Jose Sharks
Braden HoltbyA-A-B31Washington Capitals
Sergei BobrovskyBBB32Columbus Blue Jackets
Matthew MurrayBBB26Pittsburgh Penguins
Linus UllmarkA-A-B27New York Rangers
Matt O'ConnorA-BB28Nashville Predators
Cam TalbotBBB33Edmonton Oilers
Martin JonesBBB30Colorado Avalanche
Jordan BinningtonBA-B27Boston Bruins
Michael HutchinsonBBB30Winnipeg Jets
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Oliver Ekman-LarssonA-A-B29Phoenix Coyotes
Adam LarssonCAB27Edmonton Oilers
Hampus LindholmBA-B26Anaheim Ducks
Seth JonesB-A-B25Buffalo Sabres
Jacob TroubaCA-B26Winnipeg Jets
Dougie HamiltonA-A-B27San Jose Sharks
Aaron EkbladB-A-B24Florida Panthers
Erik KarlssonA-B-B30Detroit Red Wings
Shea TheodoreBA-B25Buffalo Sabres
Zach WerenskiCA-B23Columbus Blue Jackets
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Taylor HallBBB28Phoenix Coyotes
Cody GlassB-AB21Philadelphia Flyers
Jamie BennA-B-B31Dallas Stars
Sean MonahanBBB25Calgary Flames
Alex OvechkinAB-B35Washington Capitals
Gabriel LandeskogB-B-B-27Anaheim Ducks
Tomas TatarBB-B-29Detroit Red Wings
Rickard RakellB-B-B-27Anaheim Ducks
Brad MarchandBB-B-32Los Angeles Kings
Matt DucheneBB-B-29Toronto Maple Leafs
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Connor McDavidAAA23Edmonton Oilers
Jack EichelA-AA-23Buffalo Sabres
Sidney CrosbyAB-B33Buffalo Sabres
Steven StamkosAB-B30Boston Bruins
Jonathan ToewsBB-B32Philadelphia Flyers
Auston MatthewsBA-B23Toronto Maple Leafs
Ryan O'ReillyBBB29Calgary Flames
Tyler SeguinA-B-B28Dallas Stars
John TavaresA-B-B30St. Louis Blues
Pierre-Luc DuboisB-A-B22Columbus Blue Jackets
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Patrik LaineBAB22Winnipeg Jets
Émile PoirierBA-B25Calgary Flames
Patrick KaneA-B-B31Toronto Maple Leafs
Nick RitchieB-A-B24Anaheim Ducks
Nathan MacKinnonBB-B25Calgary Flames
Max PaciorettyA-B-B31Montreal Canadiens
Vladimir Tarasenko90778128New Jersey Devils
Jonathan DrouinBB-B25Montreal Canadiens
Matthew TkachukBBB-22Buffalo Sabres
Brendan GallagherBB-B-28Florida Panthers


30-9-2020 Nick Bailen agrees on a contract.
Nick Bailen has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2020 Igor Bortnikov agrees on a contract.
Igor Bortnikov has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2020 Tristan King agrees on a contract.
Tristan King has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2020 Fedor Malykhin agrees on a contract.
Fedor Malykhin has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2020 Marek Viedensky agrees on a contract.
Marek Viedensky has signed a one year deal with the Houston Aeros. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

29-9-2020 Steven MacIntyre returns to Sault Ste.Marie Greyhounds
Minnesota Wild's Steven MacIntyre did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Sault Ste.Marie Greyhounds.

29-9-2020 Ivan Zivlak returns to MHC Martin
Minnesota Wild's Ivan Zivlak did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to MHC Martin.

29-9-2020 Alexis Lafreniere returns to Acadie-Bathurst Titans
Minnesota Wild's Alexis Lafreniere did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Acadie-Bathurst Titans.

29-9-2020 Dimitri Rubin returns to Mississauga Ice Dogs
Minnesota Wild's Dimitri Rubin did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Mississauga Ice Dogs.

29-9-2020 Zion Nyberg returns to Lada Togliatti
Minnesota Wild's Zion Nyberg did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Lada Togliatti.

29-9-2020 Jamey Rucker returns to Bowling Green
Minnesota Wild's Jamey Rucker did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Bowling Green.

29-9-2020 Matt Anderson returns to Val d'Or Foreurs
Minnesota Wild's Matt Anderson did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Val d'Or Foreurs.

29-9-2020 Jinrich Moravec returns to Mississauga Ice Dogs
Minnesota Wild's Jinrich Moravec did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Mississauga Ice Dogs.

29-9-2020 Marco Rossi returns to Erie Otters
Minnesota Wild's Marco Rossi did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Erie Otters.

29-9-2020 Karel Czombos returns to HC Havirov
Minnesota Wild's Karel Czombos did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to HC Havirov.

29-9-2020 Sami Moilanen returns to Jokerit Helsinki
Minnesota Wild's Sami Moilanen did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Jokerit Helsinki.

29-9-2020 Roman Krikunenko returns to Molot-Prikamie Perm
Minnesota Wild's Roman Krikunenko did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Molot-Prikamie Perm.

29-9-2020 Miroslav Muzik returns to Acadie-Bathurst Titans
Minnesota Wild's Miroslav Muzik did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Acadie-Bathurst Titans.

27-9-2020 Zachary Senyshyn frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Zachary Senyshyn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Zachary Senyshyn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


27-9-2020 Joel Eriksson Ek frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Joel Eriksson Ek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Joel Eriksson Ek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 160 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 14 assists along with 51 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 7 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 15 PIM.


25-9-2020 Team captain meets with Ivan Zivlak
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Ivan Zivlak after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Ivan Zivlak as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

25-9-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Zion Nyberg is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Ryan Suzuki is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Steven MacIntyre has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Graovac has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Joel Eriksson Ek has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Mario Lucia has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Dimitri Rubin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sven Andrighetto has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Puempel has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ivan Provorov is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Nick Merkley has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Robby Fabbri has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Jamey Rucker has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Anderson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jinrich Moravec has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sami Moilanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Roman Krikunenko has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Belov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

Jett Woo remains sidelined with chest injury.



25-9-2020 Jett Woo resumes light training.
Minnesota Wild defenseman Jett Woo has resumed light training after his chest injury and is listed day to day.

23-9-2020 Devan Dubnyk frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Devan Dubnyk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 518 NHL games during his career, booking 33 career shutouts and allowing 1294 goals. The 34 year old goaltender has played 1 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, allowing 1 goals on 4 while booking 0 shutouts.


21-9-2020 Team captain meets with Ivan Zivlak
Following the team's recent 1-5 loss against Colorado Avalanche on 19-9-2020, Minnesota Wild captain Tyler Ennis and Ivan Zivlak were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Tyler Ennis

21-9-2020 Team captain meets with Owen Tippett
Team captain Tyler Ennis called a short meeting with Owen Tippett after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Owen Tippett as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

19-9-2020 Ivan Provorov frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ivan Provorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 208 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 30 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 5 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 5 PIM.


19-9-2020 Jett Woo injured.
Jett Woo (MIN) suffered chest injury during the game in an incident with Nikita Zadorov (COL). He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks. They first said the treatment was going to be a minimum of five weeks rest, but they've been wrong before, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

18-9-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Tyler Ennis is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Ivan Zivlak is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-9-2020 Joel Eriksson Ek frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Joel Eriksson Ek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Joel Eriksson Ek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 156 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 13 assists along with 36 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 3 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


14-9-2020 Owen Tippett resumes full training.
Minnesota Wild right wing Owen Tippett has resumed full training after his groin injury.

13-9-2020 Pontus Sjalin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Pontus Sjalin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Pontus Sjalin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


13-9-2020 Owen Tippett injured.
Owen Tippett (MIN) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Adam Larsson (EDM). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

11-9-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



10-9-2020 Tyler Ennis frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Tyler Ennis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Ennis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 616 NHL games during his career, notching 131 goals and adding 178 assists along with 246 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 2 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


9-9-2020 Tyler Graovac frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Tyler Graovac feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Graovac was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 205 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 25 assists along with 23 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


8-9-2020 Ivan Provorov frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ivan Provorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Ivan Provorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 204 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 30 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 5 PIM.


6-9-2020 Sven Andrighetto frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Sven Andrighetto feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Switzerland, Sven Andrighetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 206 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 22 assists along with 256 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


5-9-2020 Sandl Anusse frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Sandl Anusse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Sandl Anusse, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


4-9-2020 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



31-8-2020 Mario Lucia frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Mario Lucia feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mario Lucia was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 151 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 12 assists along with 104 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


29-8-2020 Minnesota Wild trade
Minnesota Wild traded Erik Brannstrom to Buffalo Sabres for BUF's round 2 pick in 2021

30-6-2020 Clarke MacArthur retires
Clarke MacArthur has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2020 Jerome Flaake retires
Jerome Flaake has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2020 Nicholas D'agostino retires
Nicholas D'agostino has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2020 Training camp preview
Minnesota Wild will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Minnesota Wild and Houston Aeros:
- Zachary Senyshyn R
- Jake DeBrusk L
- Tyler Ennis R
- Ryan Murphy D
- Devan Dubnyk G
- Tyler Graovac C
- Braydyn Chizen D
- Gustav Bouramman D
- Joel Eriksson Ek L
- Luke Kunin C
- Kaapo Kahkonen G
- Pontus Sjalin D
- Hunter Warner D
- Adam Vay G
- Brady Brassart R
- Mario Lucia L
- Nick Seeler D
- Sandl Anusse C
- Johan Gustafsson G
- Sven Andrighetto R
- Dante Fabbro D
- Matt Puempel L
- Dale Weise R
- Ivan Provorov D
- Nick Merkley C
- Robby Fabbri R
- Olli Juolevi D
- Mark Dekanich G
- Anton Zlobin R
- Brandon Alderson R
- Josh Norris R
- Kirill Kabanov L
- Zack Phillips C
- Tristan King C
- Erik Brannstrom D
- Henri Jokiharju D
- Owen Tippett R
- Sergei Belov D
- Benoit-Olivier Groulx C
- Jesperi Kotkaniemi C
- Jett Woo D
- Albin Grewe C
- Nolan Foote L
- Ryan Suzuki L

Players reporting out of shape:
- Jake DeBrusk L
- Ryan Murphy D
- Kaapo Kahkonen G
- Mario Lucia L
- Johan Gustafsson G
- Nick Merkley C
- Brandon Alderson R
- Henri Jokiharju D
- Jesperi Kotkaniemi C

Players reporting in good shape:
- Zachary Senyshyn R
- Sven Andrighetto R
- Anton Zlobin R
- Tristan King C
- Albin Grewe C


30-6-2020 Marc Chamard leaves team
Marc Chamards contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2020 Bob Mason leaves team
Bob Masons contract has expired and he has left the team.

28-6-2020 Joel Eriksson Ek frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Joel Eriksson Ek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Joel Eriksson Ek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 153 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 13 assists along with 36 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


25-6-2020 Braydyn Chizen returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Braydyn Chizen has returned to the team.

25-6-2020 Kaapo Kahkonen returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Kaapo Kahkonen has returned to the team.

25-6-2020 Pontus Sjalin returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Pontus Sjalin has returned to the team.

25-6-2020 Henri Jokiharju returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Henri Jokiharju has returned to the team.

25-6-2020 Jesperi Kotkaniemi returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Jesperi Kotkaniemi has returned to the team.

25-6-2020 Albin Grewe returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Albin Grewe has returned to the team.

25-6-2020 Nolan Foote returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Nolan Foote has returned to the team.

25-6-2020 Ryan Suzuki returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Ryan Suzuki has returned to the team.

24-6-2020 praises Griffin Luce
Minnesota Wild head coach has praised young defenseman Griffin Luce in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



23-6-2020 Ryan Murphy frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Ryan Murphy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Murphy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 295 NHL games during his career, notching 15 goals and adding 71 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


24-6-2020 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2020 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Ryan Murphy (Minnesota Wild) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Gustav Bouramman (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Luke Kunin (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Hunter Warner (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Johan Gustafsson (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Clarke MacArthur (Minnesota Wild) UFA
-Dale Weise (Minnesota Wild) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Anton Zlobin (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brandon Alderson (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Kirill Kabanov (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Zack Phillips (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jerome Flaake (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Nicholas D'agostino (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Tristan King (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2020 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Marc Chamard(pro)
-Bob Mason(pro)


21-6-2020 Gustav Bouramman frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Gustav Bouramman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Bouramman was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 10 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 10 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


20-6-2020 Pontus Sjalin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Pontus Sjalin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Pontus Sjalin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 74 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 2+5=7 with 8 PIM.


20-6-2020 Johan Gustafsson frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Johan Gustafsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Johan Gustafsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 5th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 28 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season. He has played 82 games with the Houston Aeros this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 0 PIM.


20-6-2020 Board leave player budget as it is
The board of owners have left the player budget for next season as it was last season, because last year's budget was already big enough.

20-6-2020 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $24 700 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

20-6-2020 Ernie Vargas retires
Minnesota Wild staff member Ernie Vargas has announced his retirement due to personal reasons.

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