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After almost two years, Wild and Blackhawks resume their rivalry

The teams were in different divisions last season, and the last time they played, Bruce Boudreau was the Wild coach.

Wild vs. Blackhawks home-and-home preview

The teams play Friday night at United Center and Saturday in St. Paul.

Wolves-New York game preview: A near-.500 team vs. an at-.500 team

The Wolves look to climb back to .500 at Madison Square Garden.

Ovechkin, Capitals to face undermanned Wild at Xcel Energy Center

Washington captain Alex Ovechkin comes to town as the NHL's third-leading scorer, with his team playing well on road

Injured Kaprizov won't play Saturday; loss stings as Wild prepares to face Capitals

Coach Dean Evason says Thursday night's hit on Wild forward Kirill Kaprizov was not "a hockey play" and a big loss to his team and the NHL.

Timberwolves gameday: It's Oklahoma City again, this time down south

The teams met on Wednesday, and the Wolves came away with an eight-point victory.

Timberwolves gameday: Thunder rookie Giddey set NBA record in last game

The two teams will play Wednesday at Target Center, then meet again Friday night in Oklahoma City.

Winter Classic game recap

The Winter Classic drew 38,619 to Target Field on Saturday.

Wolves gameday: Five Minnesota players on protocol list, Jazz at full strength

Wolves try to get back to .500 against Jazz, the Northwest Division leader

NHL players won't go to Olympics because of COVID concerns

"Given the profound disruption to the NHL's regular-season schedule caused by recent COVID-related events ... Olympic participation is no longer feasible," commissioner Gary Bettman said.