Minnesota Wild

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2014

    Colorado vs. Minnesota: Music nerds argue before tonight's Avalanche-Wild Game Seven

    Tonight, the Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild will play one more time to determine who moves to the next round of the playoffs. In honor of the occasion, I got into an Internet debate with with our favorite Minnesotan, Drew Ailes, that is somewhat about our state's music scenes and mostly about ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2014

    Videos: Ten amazing Colorado Avalanche OT goals -- including two in this year's playoffs

    On Saturday night, the Colorado Avs went from death's door to the driver's seat in their playoff series with the Minnesota Wild, scoring in the last two minutes of the third period to force overtime, with super-teen Nathan McKinnon putting the biscuit in the basket a short time into the extra period ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2014

    Country music is going to pot, too

    Denver blog posts aren't afraid of a little twang. At our Backbeat blog, Alan Scherstuhl looks at the increasing prevalence of marijuana in country music -- and we don't just mean Willie Nelson. Mile High Hockey's c6hor8 recaps another Avalanche loss to the Minnesota Wild, based on poor performanc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2014

    Top ten things to know about the Colorado Avs for fans who haven't been paying attention

    It's been a while since the Colorado Avalanche truly captured the imagination of sports fans around our fair state. So, with the Avs up 2-0 against the Minnesota Wild in their first-round playoff series and game three slated for tonight, it's time for those who haven't been paying close attention to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2014

    Did the Blood Moon have any strange effects on you?

    Denver blog posts aren't eclipsed by anything. At our Show & Tell blog, Bree Davies offers an amateur's guide to astrology, tinctures and worshipping celestial bodies. Colorado Pols wonders whether it's possible for a politician who's not from metro Denver to win a statewide race. Mile High Hocke ... More >>

  • News

    May 8, 2008

    Olympics Travel a Hurdle for Local News Media

    When it comes to travel, news organizations are asking themselves: Should we stay or should we go?

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2008
  • News

    April 24, 2008

    Leave Us Alone

    It's not easy being green, especially for the trees on the Auraria Parkway, which are being replanted — again.

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2008

    Who's Scary Now?

    Yet again the little-dog yapping of the Minnesota Mild has gone for naught. As we discussed yesterday, the would-be Hanson Brothers of the Great White North -- Derek Boogaard, Chris Simon and Todd Fedoruk -- were itching for a fight last night. Instead, the Bruised Brothers got a big, bad dose of Ir ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2008

    "The Iron League, Huh? Lotta Fights?"

    What is it with these people from Minnesota, where the once-proud Minnesota North Stars have been replaced by the dainty Minnesota Mild? Our sister paper in Minneapolis (and we do mean sister), City Pages, posts this story suggesting that the Avs are "pussies" because the great goon squad of Derek ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2008

    Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad, Boogaard?

    As the Colorado Avalanche prepares for its opening-round playoff game against the Minnesota Wild Wednesday night in St. Paul, the smell of musky machismo is wafting this way from the great white north. Specifically, the stench of promised payback is emanating from six-foot-seven-inch, 258-pound Sas ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 15, 2004

    Drunk of the Week

    Cadillac Jack's

  • News

    September 25, 2003

    Paging Lord Stanley

    The rejuvenated Avs look like the real thing in the Pepsi Center.

  • News

    May 8, 2003

    Look Out!

    Losing two superstars would trigger an Avalanche slide.