Latest Jon Merrill News

Kaprizov has goal, three assists as Wild rout Jets 7-1

Nov. 26, 2021 19:21 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kirill Kaprizov scored and tied a career high with three assists to help the Minnesota Wild rout the Winnipeg Jets 7-1 on Friday. Mats Zuccarello scored twice before leaving after a slash to his wrist, Alex Goligoski, Ryan Hartman, Jon Merrill and...

Stamkos scores lone shootout goal, Lightning beat Wild 5-4

Nov. 21, 2021 21:08 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla (AP) — Steven Stamkos scored the lone shootout goal while Brian Elliott stopped three shootout shots to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild after blowing a late two-goal lead Sunday night. Minnesota rallied in the third period to...

Cotter, Rondbjerg net 1st NHL goals as Vegas tops Wild 3-2

Nov. 12, 2021 02:32 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Paul Cotter and Jonas Rondbjerg each scored his first NHL goal and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Thursday night. The Golden Knights improved to 7-2-0 since Oct. 26 after opening the season 1-4-0. The seven wins and 14 points in...

Josi's 4-point game fuels Predators 5-2 victory over Wild

Oct. 24, 2021 22:04 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Roman Josi had a four-point game, Connor Ingram won his first NHL start, and the Nashville Predators beat Minnesota 5-2 Sunday night, snapping the Wild’s season-opening four-game win streak. Ryan Johansen scored twice, Josi, Tanner Jeannot and...

Hartman's goal late in OT gives Wild 4-3 win over Ducks

Oct. 23, 2021 21:53 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Ryan Hartman scored with 12.1 seconds left in overtime and the Minnesota Wild extended their season-opening win streak to four games, rallying to beat Anaheim 4-3 on Saturday night. Minnesota has won two straight overtime games and rallied from a...

Kaprizov brings 'it' factor, fresh leader to recharged Wild

Sep. 29, 2021 17:04 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild get to play a full schedule again, in front of a full house. The crowds coming back after the pandemic-altered, empty-arena season will this time have a main attraction: Kirill Kaprizov. “He's kind of got...