The Wild could win tonight. Without Brodin... without Spurgeon... without a functioning power play... but the Wild could win! It could happen!
Better news: We recorded a podcast last night, and it's positively punderful. really good stuff.
In any case! Enjoy this recreation of my daily recorder class by middle-aged Austrian men.
Wild targeted Marian Gaborik early, then won coin toss | Twin Cities
An interesting story I hadn't heard.
Slumping Wild comes home, looking for help | StarTribune.com
Yeo is basically asking the fans to help the Wild get off to a strong start against a Dallas team that has come back from two- and three-goal deficits win at Xcel Energy Center this season.
Spurgeon, Koivu miss Wild's practice; Reilly recalled | StarTribune.com
Mike Reilly was recalled from AHL Iowa. To make room with Jared Spurgeon's injury considered minor (meaning no injured reserve), Tyler Graovac was reassigned.
Jared Spurgeon Doubtful Tuesday for Minnesota | The Hockey Writers
The Minnesota Wild could have a tougher go of breaking their slump on Tuesday with news that Jared Spurgeon is doubtful for Tuesday's game.
6 Teams Who Should Consider an Andrew Ladd Trade | The Hockey Writers
Should the Wild be on this list?
From Frozen Pond
UMD's Brenden Kotyk, Lowell's Adam Chapie Each Suspended One Game | SB Nation College Hockey
Minnesota Duluth defenseman Brenden Kotyk received a one-game suspension from the NCHC
Off the Trail
NWHL: No "Power" for the Buffalo Beauts | Victory Press
The Buffalo Beauts went 0-for-7 on the power play Sunday afternoon as they fell in overtime to the Connecticut Whale, 3-2.
NWHL: Riveters Keep Falling | Victory Press
The Boston Pride plowed over the New York Riveters by a score of 6-1 on Saturday night in New York's penultimate home game of the season.
Devils unveil Brodeur statue | theScore.com
The team officially unveiled a statue of the league's all-time leader in wins Monday inside the Prudential Center ahead of the club's game against the New York Rangers back in Manhattan.
Byfuglien deal a coup that gives Jets flexibility to build contender | theScore.com
Andrew Ladd - the other uncertainty - is reportedly being shopped, and his play has dropped off dramatically since he authored a career-best season in 2014-15. Captaincy aside, parting with Ladd is academic now, as the Jets look to rebuild with more affordable talent.
Jagr becomes 10th player to appear in 1,600 NHL games | theScore.com
The Florida Panthers forward appeared in his 1,600th career NHL game Monday night against the Detroit Red Wings, becoming the 10th player in league history to accomplish the feat.