For those of you who may have missed it, your Minnesota Wild are the top team in the league. That's right, the guys with the boring game and worst defense in the league have managed to cobble together a respectable record, and find them selves atop the standings. We wouldn't kid about this.
To celebrate, you should probably do a couple things. One, drink your favorite beverage, whatever that may be. Two, call your doctor and make an appointment for a check up. With the way the Wild are playing, you don't need anything else causing heart attacks. It's Movember. The Wild are in first place. Go get checked out.
The massive deluge of media coverage is all after the jump.
Or, the normal handful of articles. Whichever.
Koivu Wills Wild to Victory - Post game Rants. Enjoy.
Cautious Falk finds eye shield valuable | StarTribune.com - Damn good thing.
Michael Russo's Sunday Insider: Wild has real defensive depth | StarTribune.com - Good thing the old regime couldn't even spell forward, eh?
Standout night by Mikko Koivu propels Wild to shootout win over Blues | 1500 ESPN Twin Cities – The radio knows they are around...
Red Light District: Saturday Faceoff: Which surprise is most legitimate? - Porth has the right idea going.
Fredheim Reassigned To Houston | - This is either a salary cap move, or Marco Scandella is close. We'll have to wait to see.
The NHL’s top team is now … the Minnesota Wild? | ProHockeyTalk Rather than be bitter about the lack of coverage, we're just going with this:
Tending the Fields
The Third Intermission: Aeros rip Stars, bus home to face Abbotsford Sunday - Winning, winning every where.