Latest Marc-Andre Fleury News

Wild GM Guerin: We want both Fleury and Talbot back in net

May. 17, 2022 18:35 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild stocked their net with a three-time Stanley Cup winner at the trade deadline, fetching Marc-Andre Fleury to form an accomplished goalie tandem with All-Star Cam Talbot down the stretch of the best regular season in franchise history. 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. ...

Tarasenko hat trick helps Blues take 3-2 series lead on Wild

May. 11, 2022 01:36 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko broke out for the St. Louis Blues with a well-timed natural hat trick, putting the Minnesota Wild in real trouble. Afterward, Tarasenko tried to shrug off the significance of his feat — with the singular focus of a player who was a major...

Kaprizov gets hat trick as Wild thump Blues 6-2, even series

May. 05, 2022 01:57 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The scoreless streak for the Minnesota Wild was pushing 70 minutes when they finally caught a break with a broken St. Louis stick. Joel Eriksson Ek got the game's first goal a few seconds later, and the entire Wild bench jumped up in elation — with a bit of...

Derek King remains in running for Blackhawks coaching job

May. 03, 2022 20:43 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Blackhawks general manager Kyle Davidson said Tuesday that interim coach Derek King remains in the running for the full-time job. The Blackhawks announced over the weekend that assistants Marc Crawford and Rob Cookson will not return to the organization next...

Perron's hat trick helps Blues beat Wild 4-0, seize home ice

May. 03, 2022 01:28 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — David Perron was quarantined in his basement last year, listening to his kids run around upstairs and watching the St. Louis Blues get swept out of the first round. The 15-year veteran right wing sure showed his appreciation for being back in the playoffs. ...

Avs, Flames are the ever-unpredictable NHL West's top seeds

May. 01, 2022 19:33 PM EDT

In assessing the status of his Pacific Division champion Calgary Flames, coach Darryl Sutter may have at the same time aptly captured the unpredictable state of the entire Western Conference once the playoffs open on Monday. “We’re good. We’ve been consistent all year,”...

Blues-Wild take rivalry to stacked-as-ever 1st-round series

May. 01, 2022 14:46 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild and the St. Louis Blues were two of the best teams in the NHL down the stretch of the regular season, with these long-running rivals locked in a relentless heavyweight fight for second place in the Central Division. After nudging ahead of...

Offseason moves to show what Blackhawks think of rebuild

Apr. 30, 2022 12:31 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — While Kyle Davidson plots the next moves for the Chicago Blackhawks, Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane are watching. Same for Alex DeBrincat. The franchise's biggest stars all want to know how long the team's already painful rebuild is going to take. ...

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...