There's not much else to say. We outshot the Sens 35-17, but lost 3-0. Go figure. Find that snake and kill it. Welcome to the world of Wild Hockey, I suppose! Just have to try to move on...
With a performance like that, let's turn to native Minnesotan and legendary comedian Charles Schultz for our music today.
Mike Yeo after loss in Ottawa: Some guys are doing the "minimum" | Russo's Rants | StarTribune.com
Best blog from Russo I've read in a while. CLICK IT.
5 - Donut! | First Round Bust
We need good vibes. Remember this???
Wild's Depth to Be Put to a Test | The hockey Writers
"There was a time... when Kyle Brodziak played first-line center for the Wild"...told you we needed good vibes.
Wild: Josh Harding starts 'tedious' road back from broken foot | TwinCities.com
Maybe next time don't kick that wall?
Penalties hurt Wild in shutout loss to Ottawa | Star Tribune
2 shots, 2 goals. Depressing at best.
Zach Parise diagnosed with concussion; Niklas Backstrom starts tonight | Russo's Rants | StarTribune.com
If Parise's been feeling this since the NYR game, then SHAME on the Wild.
Off the Trail:
What’s Going On in the NHL Central? | Grantland.com
Heck if I know.
BREAKING: NHL Jerseys to Have Corporate Sponsors Soon | The Hockey Writers
Gotta be honest. Don't see the big deal.
Connor McDavid power rankings: Where have all the good teams gone? | SBNation.com
Why is everybody who is supposed to be winning, losing so much? Oh, right.
Carter Ashton suspended 20 games | SBNation.com
Clenbuterol. Apparently that's a thing.
VIDEO: Maple Leafs' Winnik stretchered off ice after hard fall, appears to avoid serious injury | theScore
Uff. Da. BRUTAL. Glad to hear he's up and moving.
Blues' Tarasenko continues to dazzle, haunt Devils' Schneider | theScore
Any chance he's looking to move to colder climes?
Ian Cole goal against New Jersey disallowed for incidental contact | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Yet another success story of the "push forward into goalie to cause incidental contact" stratagem.
David Leggio's dislodging of net leads to AHL rule change (Report) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
To the surprise of... well, someone, I'm sure.