Is it really 10:30? Yikes. I did battle with ice dams on the houses of some family members yesterday, and I was spent. Somehow, I was allowed to actually sleep in this morning. So, sorry for the delay. If you have no idea what an ice dam is, check out this Google image search. Yeah, loads of fun.
No game today, and only a workout at 11, so there may not be much news. Russo figures they will send down a d-man today, which makes sense, but do they also call up a forward, and if so, who?
Wild draws penalties but can't capitalize | StarTribune.com - They definitely had their chances last night. What is it about shooting but not scoring? Hmmm... maybe they need a finisher.
Wild fires Mason with 40 shots but lose in shootout; Roster move coming? | StarTribune.com - That would be "Fires 40 at Mason." Russo is sick, cut him some slack.
Shootout ruins productive night for Minnesota Wild - TwinCities.com - The shootout is ridiculous. What a stupid, stupid idea.
Friend's death hits Minnesota Wild's Cam Barker hard - TwinCities.com - I have nothing to add here. Sorry for your loss, Cam.
Hitting The Post: Osgood gets #400 - Is Ozzy Hall of Fame worthy, now? Wasn't he before?
Off the Trail
Fans Claim NHL Official Taunted Them (Puck-Rakers Blog) - Nope. Sorry folks, not buying it.