10K Rinks Radio- A Minnesota Wild Podcast

After the nuclear meltdown on Night One of the NHL Draft, Tony and Joe are back, a little calmer, and cooler. They discuss the draft as a whole and how it panned out for the Wild, along with some not-so-surprising front office changes. Then they get into some of the free agents that will be available on July 1st.

Topics discussed

  • Filip Johansson
  • Alexander Khovanov
  • Other Wild draft picks
  • Tom Kurvers joining the Wild and what it means
  • Petr Mrazek as an intriguing free agent piece
  • Not wanting to do too much in Free Agency
  • And more!

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We’ll see you soon!

Direct download: HWP_142_Free_Agent_Famine_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:54pm EST

After the conclusion of the first-round of the NHL Draft, Tony, Joe, Greg, and Ben Remington sat down to discuss:

  • The baffling pick of Filip Johansson
  • What Johansson brings
  • Higher upside picks available
  • Who in the Wild front office made the decision
  • Reacting to rumored discussions about sending Nino Niederreiter and Jason Zucker to Arizona
  • A lack of trades on draft night
  • BBQ sauce
  • The 10th anniversary of George Carlin's death

Thanks to Greg of Hockey Wilderness, and Ben from Giles and the Goalie for joining us today!

Direct download: HWP_141_Round_One_Reactions_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:09pm EST

The Hockey Wilderness Podcast is back for another episode and this week we prime for the NHL Draft. Yes, back where we started, now on year four of the show. The Wild have the 24th pick in the first round so Tony and Joe broke down a few of the players that may be available around the Wild's pick.

Players discussed include:

  • Dominik Bokk
  • Ryan McLeod
  • Jared McIsaac
  • Ryan Merkley
  • K'Andre Miller
  • Ty Dellandrea
  • and more!

Also, we are having a Hockey Draft party hosted by Hockey Wilderness and Giles and the Goalie podcasts on Friday, June 22nd at 7 PM.

If you want to support the podcast, you can subscribe to us on your favorite podcasting app, tell your friends about our show, and take a few minutes to leave us an iTunes review! We appreciate any support!

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Direct download: HWP_140_Pick_24_Primer_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:06pm EST

The Washington Capitals are Stanley Cup Champions and Alex Ovechkin is celebrating like must of us think we would. Joe and Tony talks about the Final, Ovi, the Vegas Golden Knights year, and talk about all the things surrounding the Wild. 

Topics include:

  • Ovi legitimizing his legacy
  • The Golden Knights' run to the SCF
  • New Wild AGM Jack Ferreira
  • New Wild Assistant Coach Dean Evason
  • Wild players outlined as potential trade pieces

Also, announcing the Hockey Draft party hosted by Hockey Wilderness and Giles and the Goalie podcasts on Friday, June 22nd at 7 PM.

If you want to support the podcast, you can subscribe to us on your favorite podcasting app, tell your friends about our show, and take a few minutes to leave us an iTunes review! We appreciate any support!

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Direct download: HWP_139_Pack_Your_Bags_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:25pm EST

The Minnesota Wild hired Paul Fenton as General Manager. Due to extremely foreseen circumstances (Tony's wedding), the HWP crew couldn't get together at the time. But better late than never! Tony and Joe sat down to look at where the Wild organization is heading under GM Fenton. 

Topics include:

  • Vegas' pre-game festivities
  • The Stanley Cup Final
  • Pumping the breaks on the Alex Tuch revisionist history
  • The Minnesota Whitecaps joining the NWHL
  • What to target at the draft
  • Paul Fenton's time in Nashville
  • The untouchable players on the Wild
  • Fixing Minnesota's blue line
  • Kaapo Kahkonen and the Wild's non-existent goalie depth
  • Dmitry Sokolov signs
  • Minnesota has to fix their drafting and development
  • Chuck Fletcher's last poison pill

If you want to support the podcast, you can subscribe to us on your favorite podcasting app, tell your friends about our show, and take a few minutes to leave us an iTunes review! We appreciate any support!

We'll see you soon!

Direct download: HWP_138_Paul_Fenton_Hired_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:06pm EST

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