Minnesota Wild black aces

Minnesota Wild Black Aces

  We have a definite (for now) number of skaters each of the play-in and playoff teams can carry. Goalies are unlimited, but total skaters...
Minnesota Wild Draft

Minnesota Wild Draft Biggest Boom and Bust Since 2000

Welcome to Last Word’s Draft Boom and Bust series. As the 2020 NHL Entry Draft approaches, we decided to examine each team’s best and...
Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame Players in Central Division

The Central Division is home to seven teams and four Stanley Cups since 2010. Despite that, just three players are worthy of a call to the hall of fame.
NHL Rumours

NHL Rumours: Montreal Canadiens, Minnesota Wild and More

Welcome back to another edition of NHL Rumours from the crew at Last Word On Hockey. Although the NHL season is on pause, rumours...
NHL Rumours

NHL Rumours: Montreal Canadiens, Detroit Red Wings, Minnesota Wild

Welcome to another edition of NHL Rumours brought to you by the Last Word on Hockey staff. Even though the NHL's paused due to...
Minnesota Wild Decade

Minnesota Wild Team of the Decade

Last Word On Hockey brings our Team of the Decade series. We will dive into the best player at each position this decade for...
NHL Coaching

Grading the Midseason NHL Coaching Changes

Eight NHL teams made midseason coaching changes this year. With the NHL on pause, it's time to take a look at how each new coach has done so far.
NHL players

Top NHL Players By Birth State

The United States has produced 253 current NHL players, good for 26.1 percent of the league. However, 142 of the 253 players come from just four states.
Hunter Jones

Minnesota Wild Sign Hunter Jones

The Minnesota Wild signed goaltender, Hunter Jones to a three-year, entry-level contract. Jones had a .913 save percentage in 49 games this season.
Adam Beckman

Minnesota Wild Sign Adam Beckman and Damien Giroux

The Minnesota Wild have signed forwards Adam Beckman and Damien Giroux to three-year deals. Both are entry-level contracts that will take the players through...