Stars take 3-1 lead over Wild

Jason Spezza scored a goal and assisted on another in the second period as the Dallas Stars rallied, twice, beating the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Wednesday and taking a commanding lead in their first round playoff series.

Wild 3, Blackhawks 2 (SO)

Charlie Coyle scored the tiebreaking goal to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 shootout win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday night.Erik Haula and Nino Niederreiter scored for the Wild during regulation.

Oilers 2, Wild 1

Connor McDavid's goal in the latter half of the third period helped the Edmonton Oilers deal a blow to the Minnesota Wild's playoff hopes via a 2-1 victory Thursday.

Wild 2, Maple Leafs 1

Mikael Granlund's third-period power-play marker pushed the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night at Air Canada Centre.

NHL roundup: Wild blast Blackhawks

With Minnesota hosting a Stadium Series game for the first time, Jason Pominville and Erik Haula each had a goal and two assist as the Wild won their fourth in a row, beating the Chicago Blackhawks 6-1 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

Wild 5, Flames 3

Right winger Jason Pominville and left winger Erik Haula had a goal and an assist each to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 5-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday at the Scotiabank Saddledome.

Wild 5, Canucks 2

Defenseman Jared Spurgeon scored a goal and added an assist as the Minnesota Wild defeated the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 Monday to snap an eight-game losing streak.

Preview: Wild at Canucks

The Minnesota Wild turn to John Torchetti to help right the ship as they begin a three-game road trip Monday against the Vancouver Canucks.

Capitals 4, Wild 3

Much like when a blizzard hits, when left winger Alex Ovechkin starts scoring, sometimes your best bet is to just hang on and hope for the best.

Islanders 5, Wild 3

Brock Nelson scored the tie-breaking goal in the final minute of the second period and Frans Nielsen and John Tavares scored a little more than two minutes apart early in the third period as the New York Islanders beat the Minnesota Wild 5-3 Tuesday.

Stars 6, Wild 3

The Dallas Stars have found an unconventional formula for success on the road in Minnesota this season: Dig an early hole and forcefully climb out of it.

Predators 3, Wild 2

Center Cody Hodgson scored late in the third period, lifting the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 win over Minnesota on Thursday, handing the Wild their first home loss of the season.

Twins rally for 4-2 win over Indians, gain on wild card

Pinch-runner Eduard Nunez scored from third base on a wild pitch and Torii Hunter hit a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning to give Minnesota a 4-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night, moving the Twins a little closer to an AL wild-card spot.

Blackhawks 4, Wild 3

Chicago right winger Marian Hossa's short-handed empty-net goal gave the Blackhawks the winning goal against the Minnesota Wild Thursday, but the game didn't exactly end as expected.