Bruce Boudreau downplayed the significance of Saturday's game against the Blue Jackets.
The Minnesota Wild are one of the best five-on-five teams in the NHL.
Minnesota's penalty kill has struggled following a hot start to the season.
Minnesota's power play has gone 5-for-34 this season, which ranks 20th in the NHL.
Bruce Boudreau is expecting his team to play a more physical style.
The Minnesota Wild might be looking to bring some forwards to training camp on PTOs.
Minnesota is expected to target a scoring center in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.
The Minnesota Wild have hired Derek Lalonde to be the next head coach of the Iowa Wild (AHL).
The Minnesota Wild have hired John Anderson as an assistant coach.
The Minnesota Wild have released their preseason schedule.
New Wild coach Bruce Boudreau will have new assistants with him on the bench next season.
New Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau will meet with Ryan Suter and Zach Parise on Friday.
Bruce Boudreau's four-year contract with the Wild is believed to be worth just under $3 million per year.
The Minnesota Wild have hired Bruce Boudreau as their next head coach.