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Wolves make Teuvo Teravainen, IceHogs pay for penalty

The hype has passed. Now Teuvo Teravainen is just glad to play. When Teravainen made his Blackhawks debut March 25, every shift was charted, and every touch of the puck led to a flood of tweets as the touted prospect tried to make his mark. …

 

Wolves’ hopes for division title take hit

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A division championship for the Wolves is less likely after their 4-3 shootout loss Sunday to the Iowa Wild. The Wolves (40-20-5-5, 90 points) earned one point to move six points behind the Grand Rapids Griffins (45-21-2-4, 96 points) for the Midwest ­Division lead with …

Defenseman Jake Chelios gets Wolves tryout

The Wolves signed a player with a familiar last name.

Defenseman Jake Chelios, a son of Hockey Hall of Famer and former Blackhawks star Chris Chelios, signed a professional-tryout agreement with the Wolves on Friday. Jake, 23, appeared in seven games for Toledo of the …

Shutout-shootout loss for Wolves

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The Wolves did everything but score. And that will hurt their chances to win the Midwest Division. Jake Allen had 22 saves for his league-leading sixth shutout, but Patrick Cehlin scored the winner in the shootout to give the Milwaukee Admirals a 1-0 victory Tuesday …

Back-to-back comeback wins for Wolves 

The Wolves probably should stop falling behind. It’s tougher to pick up points that way. Luckily for them, it has worked out the last two games. After coming back from a three-goal deficit in the third period, the Wolves earned a 5-4 shootout victory Saturday …

Late rally helps Wolves secure shootout win over Monsters

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The Wolves’ all-star goalie didn’t have one of his best nights. Their defense was a bit ragged and they fell behind by two goals late in the third period.

They still managed to win.

Ty Rattie and Adam Cracknell scored in a shootout and Jake …

Violence mars Wolves’ win IceHogs

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There were brawls, major penalties and one player crawling on his hands and knees to fight another. The violence returned in the second period of the Wolves’ 6-0 victory Friday over the Rockford IceHogs. The teams combined for 64 penalty minutes, six major penalties and …

Jaskin called up by Blues before Wolves lose in OT

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The Wolves won’t miss the Texas Stars. They’ll miss Dmitrij Jaskin. Mike Hedden’s goal 35 seconds into overtime gave the conference-leading Stars a 3-2 win over the Wolves on Sunday. The Stars completed a four-game season sweep, with Sunday’s point the only one earned by …

Flat start by Wolves spells end to home points streak

The Wolves’ home points streak was going to be snapped eventually. It’s not surprising the Texas Stars would end it. Taylor Peters, Taylor Vause and Brendan Ranford scored and Jack Campbell made 24 saves in the Stars’ 3-0 victory Saturday night at Allstate Arena, ending …

Wolves push record home points streak to 17 with 4-0 victory over Wild

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The Wolves knew they would have to weather a strong start Sunday by the Iowa Wild. They did, and they made some team history with a 4-0 victory at Allstate Arena. Facing a team coming off a 9-1 loss Friday at Milwaukee and trying to …

Wolves win easy, breathe easy after Blues’ big trade

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February was memorable for the Wolves and they ended the month in style.

Now they hope to get through March intact.

Boosted by a four-goal second period, the Wolves beat the Rochester Americans 6-2 on Friday night. Shane Harper scored the first of his two …

Streaking Wolves shut out Heat 2-0

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The Wolves are gaining confidence with every game. And after their 2-0 victory Sunday against the Abbotsford Heat at Allstate Arena, they should be flush with self-belief. The result extended the Wolves’ home points streak to 15 games, gave them points in 10 of their …

Surging Wolves earn statement win over visiting Abbotsford

The Wolves want to be the Abbotsford Heat. They want to lead the Western Conference and build some of the American Hockey League’s longest streaks. Except for a few minutes Saturday, the Wolves looked even better than that. Adam Cracknell, Alexandre Bolduc, Evan Oberg and …

Wolves one point out of division lead after win over Admirals

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Cody Beach and the Wolves aren’t going to lie. They look pretty closely at the standings, and right now, they should like what they see. Jani Hakanpaa’s goal with 16:22 left in the third period was the difference in the Wolves’ 3-2 win over the …

Wolves lose three players but gain gritty point

Despite being down three skaters, the Wolves were less than a minute away from forcing a shootout with the Milwaukee Admirals. Thanks to some bad luck, they didn’t get there. The Admirals’ Austin Watson scored with 21.1 seconds left in overtime when his backhanded centering …

Wolves assistant ready for Sochi scouting job

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When Wolves skating and skills coach Kenny McCudden heads to Sochi, Russia, on Thursday for the Winter Olympics, it’ll be for a slightly different role than he’s used to. That doesn’t mean he’s not excited. McCudden is heading to the Winter Games to be a …