Two games. Two wins. Maybe it hasn't looked great, but that's a pretty good start.
I got such a kick out of sharing a song from Hamilton last week, I'm going to dedicate Sundays to musicals. Today, a classic from Bye Bye Birdie.
Postgame: Wild opens season 2-0, but hardly on top of its game - StarTribune.com Recap with meanderings.
Wild beat Blues 3-2 in home opener - TwinCities.com Recap from the inferior twin.
Schroeder bracing himself for back-and-forth season - StarTribune.com The back and forth must suck for him, but it seems like smart cap management. The advantage of having a farm team close by! Look, I said something nice about Iowa!
Wild call up former Gopher Jordan Schroeder for one night's work - TwinCities.com Former Gopher is definitely headline worthy information. That will get more people to read for sure. #oneofus
Charley Walters: Chuck Fletcher's Wild need no enforcers - TwinCities.com No enforcers, isn't that nice?
Tom Powers: Wild begin season without their usual drama - TwinCities.com I'm fairly sure this doesn't make sense, but that's about what I expected.
Souhan: Wild's third line packing first-rate punch - StarTribune.com This third line of Vanek-Coyle-whoever is shaping up to be interesting.
Off the Trail
Kings GM Dean Lombardi emotionally tells of Mike Richards' 'destructive spiral' - LA Times It's kind of terrible of Lombardi to make this about his pain, but it's good to hear that he's going to do more to help prevent this kind of stuff.
These Women Are About to Make Hockey History | ThinkProgress Really great look into the founding of the NWHL, which starts their season this weekend.
Streaming | NWHL Speaking of the NWHL, their games are streaming for free all season. The first game is this afternoon, check it out!