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Some fans aren’t so ‘crazy’ over “Let’s Go Crazy” as the new Wild goal song

“Our in-arena experience is designed for the fans...” said John Maher, vice president of brand, content and communications for the Minnesota Wild. And those fans have spoken. Monday we found out that the Minnesota will ditch Joe Satriani’s “Crowd Chant” for Prince’s “Let’s Go Crazy.” After a survey was sent out to season ticket holders, the song, which was debuted...
Via Hockey Wilderness
14 hours ago

Filling out the Wild Roster: 4th Line Centers

With National Hockey League training camps only a month away, general managers league-wide are all asking their brain trusts the same questions as they give their depth charts one final look-over: Do they still have holes in their projected lineups that need to be filled? Do they have any rookies expected to step in? What kind of depth are other teams working with and will any players...
Via The Hockey Writers
19 hours ago

Minnesota Wild: Coyle Still Ready to Play on the Top Line

Charlie Coyle had his best NHL season in 2015-16 notching career highs in goals and points.  Still he didn’t score a goal in his last 18 games, and it has everyone wondering if Coyle will be ready to assume his top line role again with the Wild? It was hard to see the positives last […] Minnesota Wild: Coyle Still Ready to Play on the Top Line - Gone Puck Wild - Gone Puck Wild...
Via Gone Puck Wild
21 hours ago

Top 25 Minnesota Wild players 25-years-old or younger; No. 11 Joel Eriksson Ek

The second best prospect in the Minnesota Wild organization is 2015 first round draft pick Joel Eriksson Ek. He has first line center potential, but at the very least will be an NHL forward. There are very few prospects that possess a high ceiling and floor. Joel Eriksson Ek appears to be one of those […] Top 25 Minnesota Wild players 25-years-old or younger; No. 11 Joel Eriksson...
Via Gone Puck Wild
1 day ago

Minnesota Wild pick new goal song and it’s pretty…crazy

The Minnesota Wild sent out a survey a couple of months back asking fans if they should have a new goal song. The answers to the survey have been overwhelming. Today, the Wild debuted their new goal song and it has a distinctive Minnesotan taste. You spoke, we listened: #mnwild will change its goal song to Prince’s #LetsGoCrazy → https://t.co/rz3r8Xof2b pic.twitter.com/rMSy2mxFUd...
Via Puck Drunk Love
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild Change Their Goal Song for 2016-17 Season

The Minnesota Wild have announced today that after much demand, they will be changing their goal song to “Let’s Go Crazy” for the entire upcoming season to honor local legend Prince. Feedback heard and understood.  The Minnesota Wild have decided to change their goal song citing inputs from a survey they sent out to season […] Minnesota Wild Change Their Goal Song for 2016...
Via Gone Puck Wild
1 day ago

Wild change goal song to Prince's 'Let's Go Crazy'

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Minnesota Wild will celebrate their goals with Prince's song "Let's Go Crazy" this season.The Wild announced Tuesday they will use the song after the team scores at the Xcel Energy Center. The change comes in response to feedback received from a survey of season ticket holders this summer.They were polled after the Wild played the song during Game 6 of the...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild change goal song to Prince's 'Let's Go Crazy'

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Wild will celebrate their goals with Prince's song ''Let's Go Crazy'' this season. The Wild announced Tuesday they will use the song after the team scores at the Xcel Energy Center. The change comes in response to feedback received from a survey of season ticket holders this summer. They were polled after the Wild played the song during Game...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild officially change goal song to ‘Let’s Go Crazy’

When the Minnesota Wild took on the Dallas Stars in Game 6 of the first round of the NHL playoffs just days after Prince’s death, the team decided to honor the Minnesotan by changing its goal song to “Let’s Go Crazy.” The song change will now be permanent. The team announced in a video Tuesday that “Let’s Go Crazy” will now be played after every Wild goal at home...
Via The Comeback
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild names Prince’s ‘Let’s Go Crazy’ official goal song

The Minnesota Wild, after courting fan opinion, have announced that Prince’s “Let’s Go Crazy” as the team’s official goal song in tribute to the recently departed and beloved local music icon. The Wild have been using Joe Satriani’s “Crowd Chant” to get Wild fans at Xcel Energy Center pumped up for years, but when the team played the Prince classic during Game...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild to use Prince's 'Let's Go Crazy' as new goal song

The Minnesota Wild announced on Tuesday that they will be using Prince's "Let's Go Crazy" as their full-time goal song during home games at Xcel Energy Center starting this season.Following Prince's passing in April, the Wild used the hit track as their goal song during a playoff game to honor the rock icon, a Minnesota native. The decision was extremely well-received by fans so...
Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

Wild Change Goal Song to Prince’s “Let’s Go Crazy”

Minnesota Wild fans have spoken and the team is getting a new goal song. The Wild’s new goal song will be “Let’s Go Crazy” by Prince, a Minnesota-native. Earlier in the summer, the team sent a questionnaire to season ticket holders asking if they like the idea of changing the goal song to “Let’s Go Crazy.” Fans voted their passion and now “Let’s Go Crazy” will...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 day ago

Minnesota Wild Announces "Let's Go Crazy" as New Goal Song

Prince-loving Minnesota Wild fans will get their wish this coming season. The Minnesota Wild announced today the team will change its goal song to Prince's "Let's Go Crazy!" at Xcel Energy Center starting this season in response to feedback the te...
Via NHL.com
1 day ago

Iowa Wild Announces 2016-17 Schedule

The Minnesota Wild's American Hockey League affiliate, the Iowa Wild, announced on Monday its 2016-17 regular season schedule. For the second straight season Iowa opens at home, welcoming the Manitoba Moose for the season opener at 7 PM on Oct....
Via NHL.com
2 days ago

Wild's Koivu to serve as Finland's captain at World Cup of Hockey

NEW YORK -- Mikko Koivu will serve as Finland's captain for the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. Koivu has been the Minnesota Wild's captain since 2009. He was captain for Finland at three world championships, winning in 2011. A native of Turku, Finland, the 6-foot-3, 215-pound center has 161 goals and 395 assists in 763 NHL games. He represented Finland at the 2010 Olympics. Koivu...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

What if the Minnesota Wild Were Magic: the Gathering Cards?

Magic the Gathering is a collectible card game that has been going strong since 1993. I remember it as if it were yesterday.  It my sophomore year in high school and I was in study hall with nothing to do.  My homework was finished and I was pretty bored just reading the Minneapolis Star Tribune when a few tables away from me some of my peers were playing this strange card game...
Via State of Hockey News
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild offer to make Prince's 'Let's Go Crazy' new goal song

The Minnesota Wild paid tribute to Prince after he passed by aligning T-shirts in the stands in the shape of the state of Minnesota and his famous love symbol. Apparently, the Wild isn’t done honoring the legendary recording artist. According to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, the team sent an email to season ticket holders asking the fans if they wanted to use his “Let’s Go...
Via The Comeback
27 days ago  |  Discuss

What the Minnesota Wild need to take the next step

The 2015-16 NHL season ended in disappointment once again for the Minnesota Wild, as they were booted in the first round by the Dallas Stars in six games.  This was the fourth straight time the Wild have made the playoffs and the fourth straight time they came home empty handed.  They have some of the components of a championship team, but they are just a few players away from...
Via isportsweb.com
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild Development Camp & Camp Roster Announced

BUFFALO, NY – JUNE 24: Luke Kunin poses for a portrait after being selected 15th overall by the Minnesota Wild in round one during the 2016 NHL Draft on June 24, 2016 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Jeffrey T. Barnes/Getty Images) Summer camp is something most teenagers understand.  Its a chance to attend to people’s interest or in a more cynical perspective its a chance for...
Via State of Hockey News
July 12, 2016  |  Discuss
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