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Ovechkin, McDavid, Draisaitl headline NHL All-Star roster

Jan. 13, 2022 19:16 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Washington star Alexander Ovechkin and high-scoring Edmonton teammates Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl headline the rosters for the NHL All-Star Weekend announced Thursday. Selected for the eighth time, Ovechkin led voting in the Metropolitan Division to earn the...

Capitals score on own net; Wild come back to win in shootout

Jan. 09, 2022 00:08 AM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kevin Fiala and Frederick Gaudreau scored in the shootout as the short-handed Minnesota Wild took advantage of a Washington Capitals own-goal in a 3-2 win on Saturday night. Kaapo Kahkonen made 29 saves and stopped two attempts in the shootout for Minnesota,...

Kyrou keeps Blues warm with 2 goals in 6-4 win vs Wild

Jan. 01, 2022 23:45 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues boarded their bus to the game in a humorous ensemble of shorts, Hawaiian shirts and flip-flops, lightening the mood before the coldest outdoor game in NHL history. Jordan Kyrou and his linemates made the Winter Classic look like a day at the...

Debut host Wild eager for fittingly frigid Winter Classic

Dec. 31, 2021 19:14 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Alex Goligoski grew up in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, precisely the type of up-north community where a pair of hockey skates are as prevalent of a possession as the snowblower and the parka. Winter activity for Goligoski and his friends was an easy pick. They took...

Pavelski, Lindell score early as Stars beat Wild 7-4

Dec. 21, 2021 00:37 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Joe Pavelski and Esa Lindell scored on the first two Dallas shots on goal, and the Stars never trailed in defeating the Minnesota Wild 7-4 on Monday night. Pavelski put in a backhand 1:31 into the game. Lindell scored short-handed and unassisted with a shot between...

Thompson's shootout goal lifts Sabres to 3-2 win over Wild

Dec. 17, 2021 00:00 AM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Tage Thompson scored the only goal in a shootout, lifting the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night. After the first five shooters came up empty, Thompson ended the game when he beat Minnesota goalie Cam Talbot with a...

Whitecloud, Stone lead Golden Knights past Wild 6-4

Dec. 13, 2021 01:11 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mark Stone scored the tiebreaking goal on a power play in the third period and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Minnesota Wild 6-4 on Sunday night. After struggling through a 4-for-31 (12.9%) stretch on power-play opportunities over their previous 11 games, the...

Wild beat Sharks 5-2 for 8th straight win

Dec. 10, 2021 01:49 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Greenway scored twice and the Minnesota Wild beat the San Jose Sharks 5-2 on Thursday night for their eighth straight win. Kevin Fiala, Joel Eriksson Ek and Kirill Kaprizov also scored for the Wild, who took over the NHL lead with 39 points, their...

Talbot denies old team, Wild top Oilers 4-1 for 7th straight

Dec. 08, 2021 01:00 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Cam Talbot made 38 saves against his former team and the Minnesota Wild shut down the Edmonton Oilers 4-1 on Tuesday night for their seventh straight victory. Joel Eriksson Ek had a goal and an assist. Marcus Foligno, Victor Rask and Dmitry Kulikov also...

Kaprizov gets shootout winner; Wild beat Maple Leafs 4-3

Dec. 04, 2021 23:20 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kirill Kaprizov scored in the third round of a shootout and the Minnesota Wild beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 Saturday night for their sixth straight win. Jordan Greenway, Mats Zuccarello and Marcus Foligno had goals in regulation for Central...