Skip to main content
Updated:
Original:

Is Yeo's job security on ice?

Author:

Now that the Wild have been ushered out of the NHL playoffs by the Chicago Blackhawks, what's next for coach Mike Yeo?

Some have suggested that with the teams' slide to the 8th playoff spot in a troubled April, combined with an early 5-game exit in the Stanley Cup tournament, that Yeo might be on the hot seat.

After last night's 5-1 loss to Chicago, Yeo said he "didn't know" if he had a ton of job security. But he was hopeful for the future.

"There’s been a lot of improvement in our organization and our team" Yeo said. "I feel that we’re going in the right direction.”

Here's the rest of what he said after the game, via Wild.com:

Next Up

Justin Jefferson

Vikings-49ers: 5 things you can count on

Sunday's matchup is a pivotal game in the NFC playoff picture.

Gopher Football

Watch: Gophers troll Badgers with 'Jump Around' after Saturday's win

First they took Paul Bunyan's Axe. Then they took their tradition.

Brandon Richart, missing person

Search underway for missing man in Anoka area

Brandon Richart was last seen Nov. 17.

U.S. Bank Stadium

5 teams win first state championships at Prep Bowl

A pair of records fell as the Prep Bowl lived up to the hype.

ashley Carlson

Remains of missing WI mom found in Pine County, MN

Ashley Miller-Carlson was 33 years old.

D'Angelo Russell

D'Lo's late takeover helps Timberwolves win double-OT thriller

Russell caught fire to help the Timberwolves get back to .500.

Gopher Football

Gophers suffocate Badgers, reclaim Paul Bunyan's Axe

Minnesota picked up its first home win over the Badgers since 2003.

Meeker County Sheriff's Office

Boy, 6, run over after falling off trailer in Meeker Co. tree farm accident

He was airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center with internal injuries.

Target store

Target unveils deals for 2-day 'Cyber Monday' event

The promotion kicks off Sunday, November 28.

Screen Shot 2021-11-27 at 9.59.30 AM

Edina police warn of recent burglary trend targeting garages and vehicles

The Edina Police Department is increasing patrols in affected neighborhoods in response to the trend.

Related