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  • Minn. Hockey retains tougher penalty for some hits

    ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) — The type of illegal hockey hit that led to the paralyzing injury of Jack Jablonski last December will continue to trigger an automatic five-minute major penalty in Minnesota youth …

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    25 Jun 12
  • Wild less likely to make big draft-day deal

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild sure caught the attention of their fans at last year’s NHL draft, completing a big trade that was one of the headlines of the weekend event at …

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    22 Jun 12
  • Wild sign goalie Josh Harding to 3-year deal

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have re-signed goalie Josh Harding to a three-year contract. The deal was done Tuesday. Harding would’ve been an unrestricted free agent next month. The 28-year-old Harding has …

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    20 Jun 12
  • Wild sign goaltender Johan Gustafsson

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have signed rookie goaltender Johan Gustafsson to a three-year, entry-level contract. The Wild announced the signing on Thursday, giving them five picks from the 2010 draft under …

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    01 Jun 12
  • Finnish star Granlund signs with Minnesota Wild

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Finnish star forward Mikael Granlund has signed his contract with the Minnesota Wild and will join the offensively challenged team for training camp. Granlund announced the news on the Wild’s website Wednesday. …

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    24 May 12
  • Wild sign defenseman Stoner to 2-year extension

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have signed defenseman Clayton Stoner to a two-year, $2.1 million contract extension. The Wild announced the move on Thursday. The 27-year-old Stoner is one member of a …

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    11 May 12
  • 3 Wild players have minor after-season surgeries

    Saint Paul, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild said Wednesday goalie Niklas Backstrom (ankle), left wing Dany Heatley (knee) and right wing Devin Setoguchi (ankle) have all had procedures done since the season ended 10 …

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    19 Apr 12
  • Wild working on contract extension for GM Fletcher

    Saint Paul, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have missed the playoffs. Again. But owner Craig Leipold is adamantly optimistic that he won’t be watching the postseason on television again next year. In an interview …

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    12 Apr 12