Michael McNiven

Michael McNiven

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/199 lbs
Born: Winnipeg, Canada
Draft: Undrafted
  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis)

    Ex-Wild forward Pitlick returns to town with Montreal Canadiens

    Two weeks ago, Rem Pitlick playing at Xcel Energy Center would have been nothing out of the ordinary. But after exiting the Wild earlier this month, a Monday night game in St. Paul became a reunion for the former Gopher. "It's definitely interesting," Pitlick said. The 24-year-old forward was claimed off waivers by the Canadiens on Jan. 12 and, while he's excited to be with Montreal, moving on ...


    Stu Cowan: Wild GM has sage advice for Canadiens' Kent Hughes

    Article content Minnesota Wild general manager Bill Guerin has some words of advice for Kent Hughes in his new role as GM of the Canadiens. Article content “Do what you think is right,” Guerin said. That’s it.

  • The Hockey Writers

    NHL Rumors: Flyers, Avalanche, Maple Leafs, Canadiens, Coyotes

    Friedman believes the Colorado Avalanche are a good fit but he’s not sure how the math works. Saying that even if a third team gets involved, there’s not an obvious player the Avs want to take off of their roster to accommodate Giroux’s $8.275 million salary — at best, just over $2 million if a second team gets involved to retain money. Friedman did say, “If Claude Giroux wants to go chase a Stanley Cup, that’s a team you go to, one, and two, I see a fit there.