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How a young Wild fan is working to eliminate bullying, one book at a time

Learn more about Books Against Bullying and how you can help the cause.

The best of Bruce Boudreau’s animated bench outbursts

Minnesota’s ex-coach will be missed. If not for his solid job behind the bench, his many hilarious expressions.

Meet the New Guy: Get to know more about Calen Addison

Alex Glachenyuk isn’t the only new guy joining Minnesota’s system. Here’s what you need to know about 19-year-old Calen Addison.

Meet the New Guy: Get to know more about Alex Galchenyuk

There’s a new guy in town. Learn more about what Alex Galchenyuk brings to the Wild.

Kevin Fiala proving to be the speedy dynamo the Minnesota Wild needed

Matt Dumba may have scored the game-winner against Chicago, but it was Fiala who really put on a show in overtime.

If each Minnesota Wild player had their own goal song

San Jose Sharks players are now picking their own goal songs. If the Wild did this, what songs should their players pick?

Projecting a Minnesota Wild alumni roster

The 2021 Winter Classic festivities wouldn’t be complete with an alumni game. What might a roster of all-time Wild greats look like?

Minnesota Wild All-Decade Awards: Best trade, best signing, MVP, and more

Looking back at the best of times and the worst of times over the last 10 years of Wild hockey.

Ugly Sweater Party: Christmas red jerseys are the worst in Minnesota Wild history

All other opinions are wrong.

Remembering Doug Woog

The State of Hockey says goodbye to one of its greatest ambassadors.

Carson Soucy is becoming a true impact defenseman for the Wild

It’s hard not to be impressed with the rookie blueliner.

What the heck is going on with Matt Dumba?

The 25-year-old defenseman has had a rough go of things this season. What’s causing this?

Wild prospect Alexander Khovanov continues to dominate the QMJHL

After a tough draft season, the young Russian has cemented himself as one of Minnesota’s best prospects.

Looking back at the most memorable Minnesota Wild goals of the decade

A look back at the all the snipes, dangles, beauts and cellys that made the 2010s a decade to remember.

How have the Wild managed to turn their season around?

Are we sure this is the same team from October?

4 Minnesota Wild things to be thankful for

It’s not all bad in the State of Hockey.

Why is Jason Zucker struggling to score goals?

The speedy forward has always created plenty of chances, but finishing seems to be his Achilles heel as of late.

Kevin Fiala finally settling in with Wild

This is great to see.

A Letter From The Editors

Hockey Wilderness is under new leadership. Here’s our plan for off-season coverage and a preview of the new direction the site is moving toward.

Jack Hughes: The Next Great American Hockey Star

2019 NHL draft eligible Jack Hughes bursting onto the scene for USA Hockey

Field Hockey on Ice: Former Gopher Mike Carman talks about his transition from hockey to Bandy

Will it be the next sport added to the Winter Olympics?

Wild’s Salary Cap Space Could Be a Mirage

With the current cap space sitting a hair over $2.1M, has Chuck Fletcher left himself enough room to make an in-season move?

Why I Love Not Thinking About Hockey: Summer, and the Beautiful Relief from Monomania

Bruce Boudreau: The Value of a New Head Coach

New head coaches are a fact of life in the NHL, but how much change do they really bring?

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Minnesota Wild Trade Targets 2014

The Hockey Wilderness brain trust has deliberated and come up with a top-10 of players we think could help the Wild if they traded for them as well as some honorable mentions. We break down all the info about these players in this series.

Olympic Discussion Thread for 2/15

let's talk about today's events

Wild projections: The big picture

Addressing the belief that the Wild became worse in the offseason

Nino Niederreiter: Coin Toss Part 1

Taking a look at possible career trajectories for the new Wild player based on comparables from the last 20 years. Part one is 1993-1999.

Shun the non-believers: Mike Yeo back for 3rd year

Followers of the Church of Yeo, rejoice! Heretics, read on.

Wild Against The World

I've never understood boo-birds at sporting events, and I probably never will. Here's why.

NHL Trade Deadline 2013: What to do with PMB?

PMB's turn to get analyzed. Now this one is a doozy.

NHL Trade Deadline: What to do with Dany Heatley?

One of the many question marks on this team: Dany Heatley. The deadline is coming: Will he be affected?