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The #HP29RMNWild and You: A Lesson in How to be Wrong

As the Wild clinched their second consecutive playoff berth (hey, we celebrate streaks here in Minnesota) last night, the vast majority of the hockey world was completely un-surprised. Picking the...


Is Women's Hockey Non-Competitive?

Here we are, in 2014, and we are witnesses the growth of women's hockey around the world. Women's sports have, traditionally, lagged behind their men's counterparts. The why is simple. No... it's...


Wild Cut Roster to 23, World Ends

Last night, I did something I normally do not do. Around eight o'clock, I went to Target and bought Iron Man 3. The BluRay + DVD + Digital Copy version. (Just $27.99. You should look into it.) I...


The Minnesota Wild are NOT Moving

Just when I think I can retire, the stupid sucks me back in... Earlier today, Charley Walters of the Pioneer Press chirped in his column, filled with poorly researched drivel, that: A little...


Haiku Contest for DTBL Game Tickets

Your friendly neighborhood retired King is back, but only for a moment. We have a proposition for you. Nathan has kindly purchased 10 tickets to the Defending the Blue Line NHL Players Game this...

Out of the Wilderness & Back to Civilization


It all comes down to this. One moment, one post, one... goodbye.

A Lannister Always Pays His Debts


Extolling the virtues of Todd Bertuzzi isn't easy, but there are some there.

Is it Time to Buck Superstition?


Superstition leads all kinds of places, but is it time to leave it behind and try something else?

PHWA Blows Another One: Brodin Snubbed for Calder


Should Jonas Brodin have been the winner of the Calder? A finalist? Does it matter? The PHWA choosing these awards is a broken system, and there is no reason to be silent about it.

Swarm Fall in East Final, End 2013 Season


The East Final was a microcosm of the Swarm's seasons, with ups and downs that ended in pride but without the ultimate prize.

Swarm Face Knighthawks in NLL East Finals


One more win for the Swarm, and they get a shot at the Champions Cup. Standing in their way is one of the stodgiest defenses in the league.

Minnesota Wild @ Chicago Blackhawks: Game 2


The Wild showed they can hang with the Blackhawks. Can they do more?

Please Welcome Eric Burton to Hockey Wilderness


We add another voice to the choir.

Minnesota Wild vs Chicago Blackhawks- Game One OT


This one goes to OT, folks. Bring it on.

Wild vs Blackhawks: Series Preview


A look at the match up and why this likely doesn't end well.

Descriptions and Advice from Those Who Know (Pt 2)


With the Minnesota Wild in the playoffs, who better than a Canucks fan to explain how it works?

Descriptions & Advice from Those That Know (Pt 1)


The Minnesota Wild haven't been here in a while, so we asked those that have lived through this to give us a hand.

Hockey Wilderness Bracket Challenge 2013


You demanded the return of the bracket challenge. We give it to you. Don't screw this up.

Stanley Cup Playoffs: The Schedule (Some of It)


The NHL releases the first... two games of the playoff schedule.

Swarm Crush Rock, Move on to East Finals


A beat down for the ages moves the Swarm forward to face the Knighthawks.

Minnesota Swarm Begin Playoff Run in Toronto


The Swarm head East to begin a Champions Cup run against a familiar opponent.

Wild Fans & Playoff Races: An Unhealthy Combo


Wild fans continue to explore just how disgusting they can behave.

Josh Harding Nominated for Masterton Award


Now, let's see if the rest of the PHWA can get it right.

Dustin Brown Elbows Jason Pominville: Suspension?


Just another ho-hum uncalled vicious elbow to the head. Good on, ya, NHL!

Cleland Ice Rink Update: Rink Likely to Stay Open


Things still need to be finalized, but it looks like Cleland Ice Rink will be staying open.

Playoff Push Crazies: Everyone Just Calm Down


For the last five seasons, Minnesota Wild fans have wanted nothing more than for their favorite team to be in a playoff race. Now that the team is there, fans are handling the pressure... shall we...

Iowa Wild are Official: Logo, Sweaters, Twitter...


The Iowa Wild are real and give us a look at what could be new Minnesota Wild road unis next season.

Swarm Fall to Mammoth, Head East for Playoffs


The Swarm dropped the final game of the regular season, but there is reason for hope as they head east.

Minnesota Swarm Wrap Up Season against Mammoth


This will be one for the ages, folks. Come down, tune in, and get loud.

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