Zulgad%27s+5+thoughts%3A+Blues+get+physical You didn't really think the Wild were going to dispatch the Blues in four, right? St. Louis played a far more complete, and physical, game in tying its first-round series against the Wild on Saturday afternoon and also received better goaltending. [Full Story]

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Zulgad's 5 thoughts: Blues get physical, Wild must clean up mistakes Posted by Judd Zulgad | 1 hours ago You didn't really think the Wild were going to dispatch the Blues in four, right? St. Louis played a far more complete, and physical, game in tying its first-round series against the Wild on Saturday afternoon and also received better goaltending. [Full Story]
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J.Myers: To take advantage of home ice, Wild need to fix slow starts Posted by Jess Myers | 2 hours ago The Wild return to Minnesota with home ice advantage against the St. Louis Blues, but they can't afford another slow start like in the Game 2 loss on Saturday, writes Jess Myers. [Full Story]
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Tarasenko's hat trick lifts Blues over Wild to tie series at 1-1 Posted by The Associated Press | 3 hours ago The Blues' Tarasenko had an assist and no shots in a 4-2 loss in Game 1, but responded with an impressive performance more in line with his play in the regular season. The series moves back to Minnesota for Game 3 on Monday night. [Full Story]
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Zulgad: Dubnyk has reason to be in it for the long term with Wild Posted by Judd Zulgad | 1 day ago Devan Dubnyk's outstanding play in goal since joining the Wild in mid-January means that he likely could cash in on the free-agent market this summer. But as good as he has been, Dubnyk also knows he has landed in a perfect situation for himself. [Full Story]
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D.Myers: Well-balanced Wild played like a team ready to make a run Posted by Dan Myers | 1 day ago If the Minnesota Wild can copy the game they played Thursday night in Game 1 against the perhaps the deepest NHL team, the St. Louis Blues, then the Wild are going to make a nice run in these Stanley Cup Playoffs. [Full Story]
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Wild silences Blues and their crowd in opener Posted by 1500ESPN | 1 day ago Judd Zulgad breaks down the Wild's 4-2 victory Thursday in Game 1 of their opening-round playoff series in St. Louis. #1500ESPN #wild #judd #sportswire [Watch Video]
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Myers: Nothing stolen by Wild in Game 1 in St. Louis Posted by Jess Myers | 1 day ago The Wild completely dominated the middle period, out-shooting the Blues 14-4 and jumping to a 2-0 lead before winning, 4-2. Game Two is on Saturday afternoon. At worst, that evening the Wild will fly home with a 1-1 series tie. [Full Story]
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Still road tough: Wild win Game 1 away from home against Blues Posted by The Associated Press | 1 day ago Devan Dubnyk only needed to make 19 saves to propel the Wild to a 4-2 victory in the first game of the Stanley Cup playoffs, and the first posteseason game of Dubnyk's career. [Full Story]
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Zulgad 5 thoughts: Zucker deflates crowd, Wild willing to pay price Posted by Judd Zulgad | 1 day ago Jason Zucker continued to be a standout for the Wild, scoring early in Game 1 of Thursday's opening-round series at St. Louis, and several Minnesota players showed they were willing to make a sacrifice in order for their team to take a 1-0 lead. [Full Story]
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Lou Nanne admits he's nervous about the Wild facing St. Louis Posted by 1500ESPN | 2 days ago Lou Nanne joins Mackey & Judd for their weekly hockey conversation. Lou talks about the Wild's matchup vs. St. Louis and what he remembers from his days facing the Blues with the North Stars. [Click to listen]
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Myers: 7 keys to Wild-Blues first-round series, one for every game? Posted by Jess Myers | 2 days ago These two teams stack up well, writes Jess Myers. Add it all up, and it's easy to predict: The series should be decided in seven games, most likely in overtime. With that in mind, here are 7 keys to the series between the Wild and Blues. [Full Story]
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Zulgad: Wild team is best in Yeo's tenure but can it beat the Blues? Posted by Judd Zulgad | 3 days ago The Wild looked as if their playoff hopes were dead in mid-January, but then goalie Devan Dubnyk came aboard and things began to change. Now set to face St. Louis in the first round of the playoffs, the Wild should not be dismissed by anyone. [Full Story]
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Video: Zach Parise, T.J. Oshie preview the playoffs with GoPro tricks Posted by Derek Wetmore | 3 days ago The NHL has a series of videos out with an up-close-and-personal look at some of the game's starts on the ice. The series is part of a partnership with GoPro, the popular portable and mountable cameras. In this: Zach Parise and T.J. Oshie. [Full Story]
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St. Louis «2024
Sports Schedule
# Name Age Ht. Wt. Pos.
32 Backstrom, Niklas 37 6-2 196 G
2 Ballard, Keith 32 5-11 204 D
25 Brodin, Jonas 6-1 180 D
21 Brodziak, Kyle 30 6-2 209 C
18 Carter, Ryan 30 6-1 205 C
24 Cooke, Matt 36 5-11 216 LW
3 Coyle, Charlie 6-3 221 C
40 Dubnyk, Devan 32 6-6 210 G
55 Dumba, Matt 20 6-0 185 D
5 Folin, Christian 34 6-3 214 D
52 Fontaine, Justin 27 5-10 160 RW
64 Granlund, Mikael 23 5-10 186 C
56 Haula, Erik 32 5-11 188 C
36 Keranen, Michael 30 6-1 191 LW
9 Koivu, Mikko 32 6-2 219 C
35 Kuemper, Darcy 24 3-04 205 G
22 Niederreiter, Nino 22 3-04 201 RW
11 Parise, Zach 30 5-11 195 LW
29 Pominville, Jason 32 3-04 185 RW
39 Prosser, Nate 28 6-2 210 D
27 Rupp, Mike 35 3-04 240 LW
6 Scandella, Marco 6-2 190 D
10 Schroeder, Jordan 34 6-0 187 C
46 Spurgeon, Jared 5-9 185 D
20 Suter, Ryan 30 6-1 198 D
26 Vanek, Thomas 30 6-2 218 LW
19 Veilleux, Stephane 6-1 200 LW
0 Yeo, Mike - - Coach
16 Zucker, Jason 38 5-11 188 LW