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  1. NHL looks for balance with outdoor games

    Scott Burnside

    Almost as interesting as the NHL's annual forays out of doors is the debate over where those events will be held. With the NHL scaling back its outdoor events this year -- holding two games after last season's six -- it's expected the number will ...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  2. NHL -- The early-season surprises and disappointments so far this...

    Scott Burnside

    It's still early, but not too early to look at the biggest surprises (Jets, Vladimir Tarasenko) and disappointments (Kings, Avalanche) so far this season.

    Story | Conversation | November 05, 2014
  3. 2014-15 NHL season preview -- Five players and teams that could s...

    Scott Burnside

    Scott Burnside looks at five NHL surprises waiting to happen this season, including breakout scorers and a pair of Western Conference teams to watch.

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2014
  4. 2014-15 NHL season preview -- Five regular-season storylines to w...

    Scott Burnside

    Scott Burnside looks at five big storylines to watch during the 2014-15 season, including imbalance between the conferences, Mike Babcock's contract situation and changes to the NHL's international calendar.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2014
  5. Wild show restraint with Vanek's deal

    Scott Burnside

    We ended up having a chat with Minnesota Wild GM Chuck Fletcher on the way out of the draft Saturday afternoon in Philadelphia. He talked about free agency and the desire to keep any deals the Wild might be involved with on a short-term basis. ...

    Blog | July 01, 2014
  6. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: It won't be easy for Minnesota W...

    Scott Burnside

    After meandering their way through more than two periods of some of the most lackluster hockey produced by any two teams anywhere this spring, the Wild struck for two picture-perfect goals in the third period to break open a scoreless game and go on to a 4-0 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks, writes ESPN.com's Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2014
  7. Wild know backs are against the wall

    Scott Burnside

    ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Minnesota Wild trail 2-0 in their series against the Blackhawks, getting outscored 9-3 in the games in Chicago. And they know what they're up against. "This game is huge," Wild coach Mike Yeo said. "We know that." Yeo h...

    Blog | May 06, 2014
  8. 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs -- Minnesota Wild get Keith Ballard bac...

    Scott Burnside

    The Minnesota Wild have returned defenseman Keith Ballard to the lineup for Game 3 of their Western Conference semifinal against Chicago.

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2014
  9. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Five things the Minnesota Wild c...

    Scott Burnside

    If the Minnesota Wild want to match up with the Chicago Blackhawks and get back in the series, they need to do five things, writes ESPN.com's Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | May 05, 2014
  10. NHL -- 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Second-round storylines to watc...

    Scott Burnside

    Will Sidney Crosby score again? Who will start in net for the Ducks? As the second round gets rolling, there are plenty of storylines to watch, writes ESPN.com's Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | May 01, 2014
  11. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs preview: Chicago Blackhawks vs. M...

    Scott Burnside

    These two teams meet in the playoffs for the second straight postseason, although there's a much different feel about this Minnesota Wild team than a season ago, when they backed into the postseason and were easy pickings for a Ch...

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2014
  12. NHL -- 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Uneven goaltending has become t...

    Scott Burnside

    Spotty goaltending has been a theme so far in the first round of the playoffs for various reasons, but it's a trend that's likely coming to an end, writes ESPN.com's Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2014
  13. NHL -- 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Highs and lows of first round

    Scott Burnside

    Closing in on the end of the first round of the playoffs, there has been no shortage of emotional moments, stirring comebacks and terrific individual performances, writes ESPN.com's Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | April 24, 2014
  14. 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs -- Burnside: 4 deadline deals with play...

    Scott Burnside

    Four trades were made at the deadline that could have a sneaky-good results in the playoffs, writes Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2014
  15. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs preview: Colorado Avalanche versu...

    Scott Burnside

    Hands up those of you who figured the Colorado Avalanche, under rookie head coach Patrick Roy, would roll to a division title and finish within shouting distance of the top seed in the conference? OK, Joe Sakic, you can put your hand down. In sp...

    Story | Conversation | April 09, 2014
  16. Ramblings: Heatley's cold, Benn's hot, Thomas is cool with it all...

    Scott Burnside

    Not wild about Heatley Hard decisions ahead for Minnesota Wild head coach Mike Yeo as he struggles to find a place for veteran winger Dany Heatley -- or, more to the point, determine if there's a place at all for the former multiple 50-goal scorer. ...

    Blog | April 04, 2014