Wilderness Walk 11-9-2013: Game Day Edition

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Here's some good weekend literature for all of you.

Hello, Wilderness!

It it finally that time again. Yup, it's time once again for a Wild game day.

The Wild are coming off what shouldn't have been a loss to the Washington Capitals 2 days ago.

Tonight, the Wild conclude their short east coast road trip with the Carolina Hurricanes.

Can the Wild calm the Hurricanes (see what I did there?) to come out with a win and break even in this road trip? We'll all find out tonight.

Game time tonight is also 7/6 central just like Thursday's game.

On to the walk!

Wild News

NHL Preview - Minnesota Wild at Carolina Hurricanes - Nov 09, 2013 - CBSSports.com - Here is CBS Sports' preview for tonight's game.

Minnesota Wild Injury Report: Parise Good to Go, Stoner Questionable - Gone Puck Wild - The Minnesota Wild are ready to rock and roll against the Carolina Hurricanes tonight. Zach Parise is good to go, but Clayton Stoner is questionable. Also, will Dumba stay and play in his 10th game with the Wild tonight, or will he go?

Tending the Fields

AHL: Iowa Wild's losing streak at three games | desmoinesregister.com - Ouch. This now puts the baby Wild's losing streak at 3 games.

Enemy News

For the latest news from the Hurricanes' perspective, check out our friends over at Canes Country.

For more Hurricanes news, you can also check out their official website here.

Off the Trail

Colorado Avalanche holds on to defeat Calgary Flames, improves to 13-2 - The Denver Post - Wow. I've said this before and I'll say it again: the Avs have been an impressive team this season.

Pavelec stops 41 shots as Jets beat Predators 5-0 - Thegardenisland.com - I seriously thought the Preds were going to win this one...

NHL Scoring Leaders - SFGate - Here are the league's current leading goal scorers.

Panthers' Jesse Winchester suspended for three games - USAToday.com - Wah wah wah waaaaaah...

Panthers fire coach Kevin Dineen, two assistants - USAToday.com - This shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone.

Getzlaf turns in first career hat trick in Ducks' win over Sabres - UPI.com - The Ducks are just rolling along now. Not only do they have a 4-game win streak, but Getzlaf earned his first hat trick of his 9-year career over last night's 6-2 win over the Sabres.

NHL: Shootout success for Toronto Maple Leafs | Sky Sports - James van Riemsdyk's shootout goal lifted the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils. Now if only the Wild could have this kind of success in the shootout should any of their games have to be decided by it...

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