A week after getting a vote of confidence from the general manager, coach Mike Yeo was fired. The move came after a 4-2 loss at home to Boston, the Wild's eighth defeat in a row. Iowa Wild coach John Torchetti will take over for the rest of the season.
Strong candidates with impressive credentials are out there for the U's President Eric Kaler to consider, with five in particular standing out.
In 2009, the Twins paid more than $3 million for a coveted teenager who now figures to be the biggest threat in their lineup for years to come. Here's how Miguel Sano was brought into the organization.
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He was let go soon after the Wild's 4-2 loss to the Bruins
Spiraling uncontrollably downward in the Western Conference standings, the Wild has lost eight in a row overall (0-6-2), eight in a row at home (0-5-3), 13 times in the past 14 games overall (1-11-2) and 16 times in 19 games since the calendar flipped to 2016 (3-12-4).
He came out on top in a head-to-head, highlight-reel battle with the Magic's Aaron Gordon.
It's the third time he has had to step in to a head coaching job.
All of Rick Spielman's 11 first-round picks have gotten to start in some capacity during their rookie seasons.
Richard Pitino would like the sophomore to "run the show on the court."
The U avoided overtime and completed a season sweep of Ohio State.
The Wolves rookie toppled Boston's Isaiah Thomas in the finals.
The line of Dani Cameranesi, Kelly Pannek and Kate Schipper notched six points Saturday in leading the No. 3 Gophers to a 6-2 victory over Minnesota Duluth.
Long, tall players are expanding their games and finding there's still a place for them in today's NBA
Bob Costas will host an MLB Network special titled "Rod Carew: The Fight of His Life," featuring an in-depth interview with Carew following his serious heart attack in September.
A winter that began with thin ice nonetheless entrances St. Croix River anglers.
Iowa is built around veteran talent that coach Fran McCaffery has slowly grown through a lot of regional and in-state recruiting.
Players have 24/7 access to all kinds of amenities.
When the Wild hosts the long-awaited Stadium Series game against the Chicago Blackhawks off-site from Xcel Energy Center at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday, it'll look to avoid establishing a 15-year franchise-record nine-game home winless streak.
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The Pioneers are the defending champion in the Class 2A tournament, which starts Thursday. The Bears reached the title game in Class 1A, which begins play on Wednesday.