The Wild play the Stars tonight, and I have nothing to say about that, because I was raise that if you don't have anything nice to say don't say anything at all. Most of the time I don't listen to that, but I don't have enough energy to be as mean as I would want. Head over to Defending B D for the enemy perspective.
It's Monday, and that's inherently a bummer, so here is a sad song for your Monday morning.
This was on the radio yesterday, and my mother told me that before every game the Minnesota Wild stand in a circle and sing this song. This is an example of why you shouldn't trust things my mother says.
Wild prep for two of NHL's hottest teams over next two days - TwinCities.com Stuff is happening before the Christmas break.
Coyle excelling in all areas — except goal-scoring - StarTribune.com Key line: "Right now, the 23-year-old is a flirt." This is exactly what I want to see from my sports reporting.
Off the Trail
Sidney Crosby day-to-day with lower body injury | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports Another day, another sad Penguins story. What poor pathetic flightless birds.
Jaromir Jagr passes Marcel Dionne for 4th on NHL's all-time goal-scoring list | theScore.com Jagr is a delight, and we're all lucky he's in the league.
Aleksander Barkov's nifty move gives Panthers shootout win (Video) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports Speaking of the Panthers, this was very pretty.
Panthers' Bjugstad out until after Christmas | theScore.com Speaking of the Panthers + #oneofus. Poor guy.