Sarah McLellan | Star Tribune
Minnesota Wild and NHL | Reporter

Sarah McLellan covers the Wild and NHL. Before joining the Star Tribune in November 2017, she spent five years covering the Coyotes for The Arizona Republic. Born in Edmonton and raised in Arizona, Sarah is a graduate of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.


Playoff action gives Wild rookies Seeler, Greenway valuable experience

Rookie defenseman Nick Seeler and winger Jordan Greenway appeared in every playoff game for the Wild.


Wild must overcome bad math to stay alive against Winnipeg

The Jets have beaten the Wild in all four games played in Winnipeg this season and have won 11 in a row on home ice. And that's only part of the challenge facing Minnesota in tonight's win-or-go-home Game 5.


NHL suspends Morrissey for Game 5, calls hit 'a reckless strike' on Staal

One of the Jets' most effective defensemen won't be on the ice for Game 5 when Winnipeg tries to finish off the Wild.


Ready, steady, stop: Dubnyk tries to stay relaxed in Wild's goal

Even in tense times, Devan Dubnyk focuses on maintaining the outlook that has helped him ascend to elite status among NHL goaltenders


'Sandwich hit' in Game 3 led to Parise's fractured sternum

Star forward Zach Parise, who has scored in each game of the series, suffered the injury in Sunday's 6-2 victory. Parise is the top-scoring player in Wild playoff history with 14 goals and 31 points.


Can Wild stay on the offensive against Jets in tonight's Game 4?

While the Wild certainly established a blueprint for combating the Jets in Sunday's 6-2 victory, the belief is it'll have to make revisions to stage an encore at the X.


Game 4 preview: Wild has a chance to hold serve

The Wild remains down 2-1 in the series after its lopsided 6-2 victory in Game 3 on Sunday.


Cooling the Jets: Wild's goal outburst sparks Game 3 victory

After struggling to score on the road in the first two games of the series, the Wild on Sunday erupted for six goals back at home to cut into Winnipeg's lead.


Nice timing: Greenway scores first NHL goal in key situation

The Wild's Jordan Greenway, who joined the team after finishing his college season at Boston University, corralled a loose pick and whirled to score with five minutes left in the second period.


Jets' physical play comes as no surprise to Wild

The Wild had no trouble responding to the physical tone set by the Jets in Game 1.