Hello, and welcome to the last walk I will ever write as an unmarried person!
In all seriousness, what a fun game? The Wild got outplayed for half the game by a pretty terribad team (albeit, score effects).
But- GOOD NEWS- seems like MLS is pretty certainly coming to Minnesota. So, if you like hockey on grass with a ball and more guys with lower scores... that's happening.
Minnesota Wild Three Stars of the Week | Gone Puck Wild
Ben Remington names the three stars of the week for the Minnesota Wild, and you'll NEVER believe who's #3!
Matt Dumba: Rising At The Right Time For The Minnesota Wild | Gone Puck Wild
Insert "Tony loves Dumba" joke here. Nah, kid's pretty good.
Saving Doobie | Wild Xtra
Ben Remington looks at the Doobie situation (and I don't mean Colorado (obligatory pot joke))
Wild stretches road winning streak to nine, beats Maple Leafs | Star Tribune
To call this a "grinding" win would be.... well, pretty correct.
Tending the Fields
Pavel Jenys To Sign With Iowa Wild | Gone Puck Wild
If you hate Vanek or Nino, you'll LOVE Jenyš. He's a -36!
Minnesota Wild Prospects | Gone Puck Wild
That Labbé kid seems ok, too.
Wild willing to sign draftee Lucia, who will mull his options | Star Tribune
Place your bets, PLACE YOUR BETS.
The Ice Hole
The odds are in Minnesota's favor for National Championship - Along the Boards
As the NCAA Tournament starts, the state of Minnesota has a 25% chance of winning the National Championship. Four of the final sixteen are Minnesota schools
Off the Trail
Ilya Kovalchuk Returning to NHL in 2016-17? | The Hockey Writers
Remember Ilya Kovalchuk? He is reportedly eyeing a return to the NHL for the 2016-17 season.
For Edina's Anders Lee, long way to NHL was the right way | TwinCities.com
ONE OF US. ONE OF US. ONE OF US.
Dreger: ‘In Kessel’s case, I firmly believe he’s going to be traded’ | ProHockeyTalk
ONE OF US. ONE OF oh never mind.
Playoff watch — what the bubble teams need to do | ProHockeyTalk
The B's are in big trouble after a tough weekend in Florida.
NHL Weekend: A Trophy Up for Grabs | Grantland.com
If we don’t count shootouts (and we shouldn’t), the Coyotes haven’t won an actual hockey game since February 3. That’s almost impossibly bad.
Maple Leafs' 13-year sellout streak ends Monday vs. Wild | theScore
Insert "see how boring the Wild are" joke here.
The 6 greatest rookie seasons in NHL history | theScore
Amazing: no Wild players here.
NHL Power Rankings: Bruins, Kings losing grip; Jets taking flight | theScore
To give you an idea of how bad their goaltending was pre-Devan Dubnyk, the Wild are still ranked fifth-from-last in terms of 5-on-5 save percentage despite receiving Vezina-quality goaltending for more than two months.