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ESPN Article on Parise

Minnesota Wild Talk 14 Aug 2016
Good article considering it is ESPN.   http://www.espn.com/...orld-cup-hockey    
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Roy out in Colorado

NHL Hockey Talk 17 Aug 2016
http://www.sportsnet...e-organization/   Sad that Paddy O' Roy won't be entertaining us from behind the Avs bench.   ...
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Dumba Re-signed

Minnesota Wild Talk 28 Jul 2016
Looks like Matt Dumba resigned for a 2 yr deal worth $5.1 mil. Not too bad a deal IMO. Thoughts all?   Link to Wild press release: h...
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Evgenii Dadonov

NHL Hockey Talk 18 Aug 2016
The Wild missed out on signing free agent Artemi Panarin last season, so who could help the team the most in this year's batch of Europea...
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National Broadcast Schedule 2016-17

Minnesota Wild Talk 18 Aug 2016
Wild Announces National Broadcast Schedule For 2016-17   The Minnesota Wild announced that 12 of its games will be nationally telev...
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Buying or Selling the Buyout

Buying out Thomas Vanek was arguably the biggest roster move the Wild made this summer, but was it worth it?

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Giles & The Goalie: Giles: It Just Feels Right

Giles & Ben had to assemble an emergency podcast to cover the news that Patrick Roy has resigned as Head Coach of the Colorado Avalanche. You can find it on iTunes or you can listen here.

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The #Bruceffect: Special Teams

This season begins the highly anticipated Wild coaching tenure of Bruce Boudreau, and rightfully so, expectations for the Wild this season are high. Given his past success, what can fans expect from the Boudreau led Wild this season? Today, we take a look at the Special Teams.

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The #Bruceffect: Team Numbers

This season begins the highly anticipated Wild coaching tenure of Bruce Boudreau, and rightfully so, expectations for the Wild this season are high. Given his past success, what can fans expect from the Boudreau led Wild this season? Today, we look at the team numbers.

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Summer Stock

After giving out offseason grades earlier this week to the Wild, I figured we might as well take strip around the division. All in all, the Wild will play 29 games against their Central Division foes, so how did their summer go?

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Summer School Grades

Now that the offseason has been wrapped up (as far as we know), it’s time to take a look back and give an instant reaction to the summer and how the Wild fared. More or less, all of this is passing judgment on Chuck Fletcher and his regime, so how did they grade out?

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Wild Xtra Helping Support #MoreThanWords

Vikings bloggers from several sites are helping the community, and we would like to invite Twins Daily and Wild Xtra members to join the fun. For the next few weeks, we’ll be helping raise money for Vikings coach Mike Zimmer’s foundation whose mission is to better the lives of children through the “learning is cool” program, college scholarships and free youth football camps. You can contribute through this link.

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Get On With It!

The offseason has died down, but Wild fans are unable to wrap it up and put a final bow on things just yet, as we approach August. That’s because the team still has yet to sign Restricted Free Agents Jordan Schroeder and Matt Dumba, and the rumors of Matt Cullen still loom large.

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40 Random Thoughts: Summer Edition

Last season, on the rare occasion that I attended a Wild game, I gave 40 random thoughts. 40 for Dubnyk, random thoughts because that’s how my brain works, as you may know.

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Giles & The Goalie: Giles: No Cliffhangers

Giles & Ben meet after watching the Wild development camp scrimmage and discussed what they saw to wrap up the offseason. You can subscribe on iTunes, or you can listen here.

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Herbie's Menu Revealed

-THE STAND UP GOALIE-

As you may have heard, Minnesota Wild Owner Craig Leipold will be opening a new restaurant in downtown St. Paul called Herbie’s on the Park. While no details about the restaurant were immediately available, The Stand Up Goalie has received a top-secret rough draft of their first menu.

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A Special 5MM - Paul Fletcher of @DaBeautyLeague

Paul Fletcher, Asst. GM/Asst. Coach of the Aspire team in the Da Beauty League dropped by to give us some of his time to talk about the league, his team, and his role.