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Jets' Kyle Connor wins Lady Byng for gentlemanly conduct

Jun. 06, 2022 20:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Winnipeg Jets forward Kyle Connor has won the Lady Byng Trophy, given to the NHL’s most gentlemanly player. The league announced the honor Monday night before Game 4 of the Western Conference final between Colorado and Edmonton. Connor tied for the...

Wild face offseason after yet another early ouster

May. 13, 2022 17:29 PM EDT

While the Minnesota Wild were stacking up franchise records and securing the extra home game for the first round, general manager Bill Guerin carefully acknowledged a “great year” for the club during an interview session — with the caveat that it means little in the long run. ...

Binnington makes 28 saves, Blues beat Wild to even series

May. 08, 2022 21:05 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis goalie Jordan Binnington didn't lose any sleep when he was informed by coach Craig Berube that he would be starting for the first time this postseason on Sunday. “He's always the same, he doesn't give me much of a reaction," Berube said. ...

'Off-kilter' Wild move on from loss to Blues; Spurgeon fined

May. 03, 2022 16:59 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild fell behind St. Louis early and into a pattern of frustration-fueled gaffes late, playing right into the hands of the Blues in the Game 1 blowout. Even Jared Spurgeon got sucked in. The team captain, stalwart defenseman and...

Wild beat Avalanche 4-1, earn home-ice in 1st round

Apr. 30, 2022 01:17 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kirill Kaprizov had a goal and an assist and the Minnesota Wild clinched home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs by beating the Colorado Avalanche 4-1 Friday night. Jordan Greenway had two goals and Tyson Jost also scored for the...

Kaprizov scores in OT, Wild beat Flames 3-2

Apr. 28, 2022 23:59 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kirill Kaprizov scored a power play goal 44 seconds into overtime on Thursday to give the Minnesota Wild a 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames. With the victory, the Wild take over sole possession of second place in the Central Division. Minnesota leads St....

Kulikov scores in OT, Wild win 5th straight, 5-4 over Preds

Apr. 25, 2022 00:05 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dmitry Kulikov scored with 1.3 seconds remaining in overtime to give the Minnesota Wild a 5-4 victory over the Nashville Predators on Sunday night. Joel Eriksson Ek had two power-play goals and an assist, Nick Bjugstad and Kevin Fiala also scored, and...

Fiala scores 2, playoff-bound Wild beat Canucks 6-3

Apr. 22, 2022 01:07 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kevin Fiala scored twice, including the go-ahead goal in the third period, and the Minnesota Wild beat the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Thursday night. The Wild ensured they will finish either second or third in the Central Division and locked in a first-round...

Spurgeon scores in OT, Wild beat Sharks to take playoff spot

Apr. 17, 2022 22:07 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jared Spurgeon scored his second goal of the game 1:05 into overtime, tipping a shot from Kevin Fiala, to send the Minnesota Wild to the playoffs with a 5-4 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday. Fiala, Dmitry Kulikov and Matt Boldy also scored and...

Down 3 goals early, Wild rally past Kings 6-3

Apr. 10, 2022 20:52 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Matt Boldy and Jared Spurgeon each had a goal and an assist, helping the Minnesota Wild rally from an early three-goal deficit to beat the Los Angeles Kings 6-3 on Sunday. Kirill Kaprizov tied a franchise record with his 42nd goal, and Mats Zuccarello, Marcus...