Author Archives: Let's Play Hockey

PWHL MINNESOTA RE-SIGNS CAVA, KŘÍŽOVÁ, SCHEPERS

Trio of Walter Cup champion forwards agree to one-year contract extensions  St. Paul, MN (June 21, 2024) – PWHL Minnesota announced today the re-signing of three players from its Walter Cup championship team. Forwards Michela Cava, Denisa Křížová, and Liz Schepers have all agreed to one-year contract extensions with Cava and Schepers inked for the 2024-25 […]

PWHL Minnesota inks Curl, Hymlárová to two-year Standard Player Agreements

Two of team’s seven draft picks are now signed to Standard Player Agreement St. Paul, MN (June 21, 2024) – PWHL Minnesota announced today that the team has signed 2024 PWHL Draft picks Britta Curl and Klára Hymlárová to two-year Standard Player Agreements beginning with the 2024-25 Professional Women’s Hockey League (PWHL) season. Selected in the second […]

Wild deal Adam Beckman to New Jersey for Graeme Clarke

Adam Beckman recorded 33 points last season for the Iowa Wild and has had brief stints with the NHL Wild, recording three assists in 23 career games. PHOTO COURTESY OF IOWA WILD Beckman appeared in 23 games for the Minnesota Wild from 2021-24 SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Wild President of Hockey Operations and General Manager […]

15 Minnesotans amongst 46 invited to USA Hockey 2024 World Junior Summer Showcase

  Group also includes four first-round NHL draft picks COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey has invited 46 players – including five goaltenders, 16 defensemen and 25 forwards — to participate in its 2024 World Junior Summer Showcase, set for July 26-Aug. 3 at USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth, Mich. The World Junior Summer Showcase, […]

Wild announces Block Party Series, presented by Cub Foods

MINNESOTA WILD ANNOUNCES DATES AND LOCATIONS FOR 2024 BLOCK PARTY SERIES PRESENTED BY CUB SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Wild today announced the 2024 Block Party Series presented by CUB will visit eight communities in the Twin Cities this summer starting on Tuesday, July 16 at the CUB location at 1801 Market Drive in Stillwater, […]

Former College Hockey Inc. Director Mike Snee joins Wild organization

MIKE SNEE RETURNS TO LEAD EXPANSION OF MINNESOTA WILD COMMUNITY OUTREACH Focus Includes Increased Support for Community and High School Hockey Programs SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Wild announced today Mike Snee has been hired as Vice President of the Minnesota Wild Foundation and Community Relations, a newly created position. One of the original staff […]

EIGHTH ANNUAL MINNESOTA WILD LEADERSHIP SUMMIT TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY, JUNE 25

EIGHTH ANNUAL MINNESOTA WILD LEADERSHIP SUMMIT TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY, JUNE 25 SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The National Hockey League’s (NHL) Minnesota Wild today announced the eighth annual Minnesota Wild Leadership Summit will be held on Tuesday, June 25 from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Xcel Energy Center. High school hockey captains, senior leaders and their […]

Former Gopher Potulny steps down from Northern Michigan post

Potulny was a captain in back-to-back title run for Gophers in 2002 and 2003 Article and photos from www.nmuwildcats.com MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Athletics has announced that head hockey coach Grant Potulny will be stepping down to pursue a position at the professional hockey level and athletic director Rick Comley will be taking […]

PWHL Draft: Minnesota selects five forwards and two defensemen

PWHL Minnesota takes defenseman Claire Thompson with third overall pick; Five Minnesota-born players drafted The second annual Professional Women’s Hockey League Draft was held Monday in St. Paul at Roy Wilkins Auditorium. The draft consisted of the six franchises and seven rounds. A total of 42 players were drafted. Complete draft list here: https://www.thepwhl.com/en/2024-pwhl-draft PWHL […]