Minnesota Wild Re-Sign Jordan Greenway

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The Minnesota Wild have re-signed forward Jordan Greenway to a new contract. The big wing improved in multiple areas last season and will try to capitalize on that going into 2020-21. The deal is for two years and carries a $2.1 million cap hit. #mnwild re-sign Jordan Greenway to a two-year deal at a 2.1M […] READ MORE


Minnesota Wild Offseason Primer

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As the NHL moves ahead with its Return to Play plan, Last Word on Hockey is taking a look toward the offseason. In terms of building a franchise, the offseason is the most crucial time of the year for front offices. However, due to COVID-19, the short-term future of how this operates has seen sweeping changes. […] READ MORE



Minnesota Wild Need to Work on Overtime

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The Minnesota Wild are not good at overtime this season. The team has played in four extra periods and lost all four. Their strategy needs some work if they think they can escape the Central Division basement. Their issues with overtime stretch back to last season and have given the Wild eight losses in their […] READ MORE



Three Steps Involved in the Minnesota Wild Rebuild

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The Minnesota Wild rebuild is approaching. They are still last in the Central Division despite winning two of their previous four games. They are old, slow, and lack true difference-makers at several key positions. A haphazard offseason did them no favours in a competitive Western Conference and the current outlook is bleak. How does the […] READ MORE


Players to Watch on the 2019-20 Minnesota Wild

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The 2019-20 Minnesota Wild will not be particularly good. Their core is aging and the prospect pool, while improving, is not stocked with top talent. The team is in the early stages of a rebuild but there are still some interesting players to watch. Several of them could feature prominently this season and stake their […] READ MORE


Puck Drop Preview: 2019-20 Minnesota Wild

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2019-20, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings […] READ MORE