Seattle Kraken Sign Marcus Johansson

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As the Seattle Kraken sign Marcus Johansson to a one-year deal, worth $1.5 million. one thing is sure the Kraken know exactly what they’re getting. The eleven-year veteran has been a model of consistency throughout his career, even as his use has varied. Kraken Sign Marcus Johansson Drafted 24th overall in 2009 by the Washington […] READ MORE


Minnesota Wild Winger Marcus Johansson Injured in Game 3

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Minnesota Wild forward Marcus Johansson was injured in Game 3 against the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday. He was driving hard to the net when he lost an edge and went sliding into the post, his left side hitting first. Johansson suffered a broken arm and underwent surgery today. Marcus Johansson had successful surgery to […] READ MORE


Puck Drop Preview: 2020-2021 Minnesota Wild

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2020-21, 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 […] READ MORE



Minnesota Wild Will Not Re-Sign Mikko Koivu

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It’s the end of an era for Mikko Koivu. The long-time captain of the Minnesota Wild is not going to be re-signed, the club announced. Although to some people this may not be a surprise, it still tugs on the heartstrings of fans in the State of Hockey. Mikko Koivu Will Not be Re-Signed Minnesota […] READ MORE


Minnesota Wild Trade for Marcus Johansson

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The Minnesota Wild have acquired Marcus Johansson from the Buffalo Sabres. They have sent forward Eric Staal back in exchange. This marks the second Wild trade in a week as they acquired Nick Bjugstad late last week. Darren Dreger of TSN reported the deal late Wednesday afternoon. For Eric Staal. Details being worked on. https://t.co/pJ0FqLIddH — Darren […] READ MORE


Mikael Granlund Has Everything the Buffalo Sabres Want

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Mikael Granlund‘s agent came out recently, making it known that the forward has no intention of re-signing with the Nashville Predators before free agency begins. He is instead opting to test the open market. This is surprising but not unwise. With an ability to play in all three forward positions and a proven, reliable track […] READ MORE


Jason Botterill has Failed the Buffalo Sabres

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Buffalo Sabres fans have a lot to be worried about as the organization has decided to keep general manager Jason Botterill. Since being hired in May of 2017, Botterill has turned the front office into a circus that seems to be incapable of running a competitive organization. Through failed free-agent signings and lopsided trades, the […] READ MORE