Left Wing R.J. Umberger (#18) of the Philadelphia Flyers stands in the crease in between Goalie Darcy Kuemper (#35) and Defenseman Keith Ballard (#2) of the Minnesota Wild

Is Backstrom Back?

Goalie Darcy Kuemper (#35) of the Minnesota Wild rolls on his back to stop the puck It would seem after a few injury plagued seasons for...
Defenseman Jared Spurgeon (#46) goes down to block a shot while Goalie Darcy Kuemper (#35) of the Minnesota Wild holds up his trapper

Youth Movement in Minnesota

Over the past few seasons, Minnesota Wild General Manager, Chuck Fletcher, has acquired many young stars for Minnesota, including Mikael Granlund,...