Wilderness Walk: MacKinnon 4, Wild 3

Meh. - Doug Pensinger

"Because he's Nathan MacKinnon and you're not, Sidney Crosby." -Jeremy Roenick

Positives:

Game Recaps

MacKinnon, Avs shine against Wild, take 2-0 series lead | ProHockeyTalk
Dun.

Avs' top line skates circles around Wild to grab 2-0 series lead - TwinCities.com
DUN.

Wild caught flat-footed in loss to Avalanche | Star Tribune
DUUUUUUUUUUUUUU-

Despite strong play from Charlie Coyle, Wild Fall to Colorado Avalnche
-NNNNNNNNNNNNNNN.

NHL Playoffs 2014, Wild vs. Avalanche final score: Colorado takes 2-0 series lead with 4-2 win
Ditto.

Minnesota Wild vs. Colorado Avalanche - Recap - April 19, 2014 - ESPN
Oh and ESPN.

Wild News

Tom Powers: Minnesota Wild clearly not happy with officiating - TwinCities.com
IS IT WORTH THE CLICK?

NHL.com - Wild want to stay out of penalty box, 4-on-4 situations - Avalanche vs Wild - 2014 SCP First Round Want or NEED?

Scoggins: Wild is forced to restart its goalie-go-round | Star Tribune
#Keumpierior

Wild notes: Yeo wants Granlund, Brodin to protect themselves better | Star Tribune
Its just my own two cents, but Jonas Brodin has been terrible this series. No light way to put it.

NHL Playoffs 2014: Kyle Brodziak roughs up Brad Malone (GIF)
What a goon.

Other News

2014 Stanley Cup playoffs -- Colorado Avalanche expect Matt Duchene to miss entire first round - ESPN

Well.

Video: Roenick says MacKinnon is more dominant at 18 than Crosby was | ProHockeyTalk
Well.

Chicago’s new NHL team nickname is pretty hardcore, courtesy of CBC (Photo) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Well.

Brent Seabrook ejected after hit to head of David Backes (Video) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
But he's one of us!

Avs' veteran Talbot says playoff experience helps but not a necesssity | Star Tribune
Wouldn't hurt to start relying on all of that playoff experience, Wild.

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