Category Archives: Wild

BROCK SOLID: Faber a finalist for Calder Trophy

Wild rookie joins Bedard, Hughes on final list SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The National Hockey League (NHL) today announced Minnesota Wild defenseman Brock Faber as a finalist for the 2023-24 Calder Memorial Trophy. The Calder Memorial Trophy is presented annually to the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition. The […]

Fleury recipient of Tom Kurvers Humanitarian Award

MINNESOTA WILD GOALTENDER MARC-ANDRE FLEURY NAMED RECIPIENT OF TOM KURVERS HUMANITARIAN AWARD AND NOMINATED FOR KING CLANCY MEMORIAL TROPHY SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Wild today announced goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury as the recipient of the Tom Kurvers Humanitarian Award and has been nominated for the 2024 King Clancy Memorial Trophy, awarded to the player who […]

Wild sign Fleury to 1-year extension

Fleury, who turns 40 in November, signs one-year extension for $2.5 million SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Wild President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League club has signed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to a one-year, $2.5 million contract extension that goes through the 2024-25 season. Fleury, 39 (11/28/84), has played in […]

Wild’s Rossi nominated for Masterton Memorial Trophy

Award is presented annually to the player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey The Twin Cities chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association (PHWA) today announced the nomination of Minnesota Wild center Marco Rossi for the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy. The trophy is presented annually […]

Wild sign Grand Rapids native and SCSU defenseman Jack Peart

Former second-round pick signs 3-year entry level deal SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Wild President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has signed defenseman Jack Peart to a three-year, entry-level contract starting with the 2024-25 season. Peart, 20 (5/15/2003), skated in 38 games for St. Cloud State (NCAA) this […]

Wild signs Riley Heidt to entry level contract

2023 2nd round pick has put up impressive numbers in WHL Minnesota Wild President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has signed forward Riley Heidt to a three-year, entry-level contract starting with the 2024-25 season. Heidt, 18 (3/25/2005), has skated in 65 games for Prince George of the […]

Hey now, he’s an all-star

Kaprizov to represent Wild at All-Star Weekend Feb. 1-3 SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The National Hockey League (NHL) today announced Minnesota Wild forward Kirill Kaprizov will represent the club at the 2024 NHL® All-Star Weekend, Feb. 1-3, at Scotiabank Arena, in Toronto, Ontario. This is the third consecutive NHL All-Star appearance for Kaprizov. Kaprizov, 26 […]

Evason out, Hynes in as Wild’s new bench boss

Hynes coached previously for New Jersey and Nashville Minnesota Wild General Manager Bill Guerin announced Monday that head coach Dean Evason and assistant coach Bob Woods were relieved of their duties. Hours later he named former New Jersey and Nashville head coach John Hynes as the Wild’s new bench boss. “Dean did an excellent job […]

Wild acquire D-Man Zach Bogosian form Tampa Bay

MINNESOTA WILD ACQUIRES DEFENSEMAN ZACH BOGOSIAN FROM TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING IN EXCHANGE FOR 2025 SEVENTH-ROUND PICK SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Wild President of Hockey Operation and General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has acquired defenseman Zach Bogosian from the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for a seventh-round pick […]