|October 10, 2014: Wild's Koivu Has Quiet Season Opener|
Koivu did not have any points and just one shot on goal in 17 minutes of ice time Thursday despite the Wild blowing out Colorado 6-0.Koivu begins the season on a line with Matt Cooke and Thomas Vanek. It may take time for him to click with newcomer Vanek, so don't read too much into the first game.
|October 9, 2014: Wild, Avalanche set to resume rivalry on packed Thursday in NHL|
The Thursday-night schedule is stacked with great season-opening games. From the Avalanche and Wild resuming their Central Division rivalry to the season debuts of new coaches Barry Trotz and Mike Johnston in separate games, it should be a great night.
|October 8, 2014: NHL opening night rosters for all 30 teams|
The 23-player opening night rosters for all 30 NHL teams.
|October 4, 2014: Koivu lifts Wild past Blues, 5-4 in OT|
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Mikko Koivu scored at 4:28 of overtime to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Blues in the teams' preseason finale Saturday night.
|October 2, 2014: 2014-15 NHL Season Preview: Central Division|
The Blackhawks look to be the top team in the Central again, though the St. Louis Blues may have something to say about that, and so could the Wild, Avalanche and Stars in this loaded race.