27-9-2019 Team captain meets with Brayden Point
Team captain Zach Parise called a short meeting with Brayden Point after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Brayden Point as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

26-9-2019 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 core 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 25 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


26-9-2019 Pavel Jenys frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Pavel Jenys 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 Czech, Pavel Jenys was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


25-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brock Boeser is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Chris Stewart has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Joni Ortio hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Andreas Athanasiou has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Alex Petrovic has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Zach Parise has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Devan Dubnyk hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Miikka Salomaki has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Dominik Masin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Rasmussen has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Gustav Lindberg has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



24-9-2019 Andreas Athanasiou frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Andreas Athanasiou 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, Andreas Athanasiou was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 4th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 171 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 30 assists along with 25 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center has played 6 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


23-9-2019 Adam Gilmour frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Adam Gilmour 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, Adam Gilmour was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 4th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old center has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


22-9-2019 Joni Ortio frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Joni Ortio 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 core player.

A native of Finland, Joni Ortio was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 6th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 92 NHL games during his career, booking 3 career shutouts and allowing 239 goals. The 28 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


20-9-2019 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 core 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 25 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


19-9-2019 Christian Thomas frustrated
Minnesota Wild right wing Christian Thomas 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, Christian Thomas was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


18-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Zac Dalpe is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Andrey Pedan is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-9-2019 Team captain meets with Zac Dalpe
Following the team's recent 2-4 loss against Vancouver Canucks on 16-9-2019, Minnesota Wild captain Zach Parise and Zac Dalpe did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Zach Parise

15-9-2019 Christoph Bertschy frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Christoph Bertschy 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 Switzerland, Christoph Bertschy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 74 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 11 assists along with 54 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


14-9-2019 Dominik Masin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Dominik Masin 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 Czech, Dominik Masin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 89 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 21 assists along with 27 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


13-9-2019 Chase Lang uncertain about future
Chase Lang wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

12-9-2019 Andreas Athanasiou frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Andreas Athanasiou 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, Andreas Athanasiou was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 4th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 167 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 30 assists along with 23 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center has played 2 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


12-9-2019 Dominik Masin frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Dominik Masin 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 Czech, Dominik Masin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 89 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 21 assists along with 27 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.


11-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brayden Point is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Gustav Lindberg is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-9-2019 Joni Ortio frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Joni Ortio 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 core player.

A native of Finland, Joni Ortio was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 6th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 92 NHL games during his career, booking 3 career shutouts and allowing 239 goals. The 28 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


5-9-2019 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 core 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 25 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


4-9-2019 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.



3-9-2019 Mike Reilly frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Mike Reilly 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, Mike Reilly was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 86 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 17 assists along with 34 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


1-9-2019 Martin Hanzal frustrated
Minnesota Wild left wing Martin Hanzal 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 Czech, Martin Hanzal was originally drafted to the NHL by the Arizona Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 799 NHL games during his career, notching 130 goals and adding 228 assists along with 566 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


29-8-2019 Kaapo Kahkonen uncertain about future
Kaapo Kahkonen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2019 Minnesota Wild trade
Minnesota Wild traded Christian Folin and Anthony Beauvillier to New Jersey Devils for Jake Bean and Elias Pettersson

30-6-2019 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:
- Chris Stewart R
- Andreas Athanasiou C
- Griffin Reinhart D
- Zach Parise L
- Zac Dalpe C
- Jared Spurgeon D
- Marco Scandella D
- Christian Folin D
- Matt Dumba D
- Devan Dubnyk G
- Mike Reilly D
- Adam Vay G
- Mario Lucia L
- Christoph Bertschy C
- Adam Gilmour C
- Dylan Labbe D
- Chase Lang R
- Pavel Jenys C
- Hunter Warner D
- Tyler Graovac C
- Kaapo Kahkonen G
- Ales Stezka G
- Jordan Greenway L
- Kirill Kaprizov L
- Gustav Bouramman D
- Jack Sadek D
- Nick Boka D
- Pontus Sjalin D
- Brandon Duhaime R
- Dmitry Sokolov L
- Brayden Chizen D
- Anthony Beauvillier L
- Miikka Salomaki R
- Juuse Saros G
- Scott Laughton R
- Martin Hanzal L
- Eric Selleck L
- Christian Thomas R
- Tom Kuhnhackl L
- Patrick Cannone C
- Tage Thompson C
- Adam Erne L
- Brian Hart R
- Brayden Point R
- Andrey Pedan D
- Brock Boeser R
- Michael Latta C
- Filip Chytil R
- Michael Rasmussen L
- Damir Ryspayev D
- Tom Stevens L
- Luke Martin D
- Gustav Lindberg R

Players reporting out of shape:
- Matt Dumba D
- Ales Stezka G
- Gustav Bouramman D
- Nick Boka D
- Scott Laughton R
- Eric Selleck L
- Patrick Cannone C
- Brian Hart R
- Andrey Pedan D
- Brock Boeser R
- Tom Stevens L
- Luke Martin D
- Gustav Lindberg R

Players reporting in good shape:
- Chris Stewart R
- Andreas Athanasiou C
- Zach Parise L
- Zac Dalpe C
- Jared Spurgeon D
- Marco Scandella D
- Mike Reilly D
- Christoph Bertschy C
- Brayden Chizen D
- Tage Thompson C
- Michael Latta C


30-6-2019 Darryl Sydor leaves team
Darryl Sydors contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2019 Matti Väisänen leaves team
Matti Väisänens contract has expired and he has left the team.

25-6-2019 Adam Gilmour frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Adam Gilmour 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, Adam Gilmour was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 4th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


25-6-2019 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 regular 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 5 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.


25-6-2019 Kaapo Kahkonen returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Kaapo Kahkonen has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Ales Stezka returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Ales Stezka has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Kirill Kaprizov returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Kirill Kaprizov has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Jack Sadek returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Jack Sadek has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Nick Boka returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Nick Boka has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Pontus Sjalin returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Pontus Sjalin has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Brandon Duhaime returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Brandon Duhaime has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Brayden Chizen returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Brayden Chizen has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Tom Stevens returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Tom Stevens has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Luke Martin returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Luke Martin has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Gustav Lindberg returns
Minnesota Wild were delighted to hear that Gustav Lindberg has returned to the team.

24-6-2019 Dylan Labbe frustrated
Minnesota Wild defenseman Dylan Labbe 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, Dylan Labbe was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 4th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


24-6-2019 Pavel Jenys frustrated
Minnesota Wild center Pavel Jenys 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 Czech, Pavel Jenys was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 7th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


24-6-2019 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Eric Selleck (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Patrick Cannone (Houston Aeros) UFA
-Michael Latta (Houston Aeros) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Darryl Sydor(farm)
-Matti Väisänen(pro)


21-6-2019 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 core 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 25 year old goaltender is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


20-6-2019 Juuse Saros frustrated
Minnesota Wild goaltender Juuse Saros 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 Finland, Juuse Saros was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 74 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 205 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 50 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, allowing 150 goals on 1164 while booking 1 shutouts.


20-6-2019 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $16 500 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

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