Archive for the ‘Minnesota Wild’ Category

Gaborik Too Demanding?

Wow. Marian Gaborik’s agent decided to address what he calls the misconceptions about Gaborik’s contract demands. I suspect this is the list of alleged demands he’s talking about: $8 million year/35 years Gaborik’s own personal uniform (must be yellow!) Gaborik has use of Zamboni when not being used for games Wild coach Jacques Lemaire can […]

Unlikely Leaders; Voros Wanted to Stay; McLaren Discovers Re-Waivers

I like the beginning of the NHL season because you get to see interesting people as offensive leaders. Right now, on NHL.com, you can see Keith Tkachuk as the NHL’s leading goal scorer and Aaron Voros as the NHL’s point leader. I’m not sure that’s going to last a whole season. In New York, one […]

Lemaire: ‘Trapping Makes Me Happy’

So apparently Wild coach Jacques Lemaire thought about retiring at the end of last season. The fun had gone out of the game for him, which I think is probably the craziest thing about Lemaire. He really does love that stifling, trapping style. GM Doug Risebrough talked Lemaire into staying. Meanwhile, Marian Gaborik remains unsigned […]

Modin: ‘Ouch!’

Sakic’s White Board; Panthers Maintain Cable Silence

Gaborik: ‘I Think All the Games Should Be Free’

Bertuzzi a Lone Gunman? Gaborik Still Wild About NHL?

Forsberg Skates!

Parrish Bought Out; Raycroft Reborn?

Wild Waive Parrish Goodbye; Russia Looms Large