It’s been a long time since we’ve had a guest representing another team, so we made sure to go out and get the best! Carolyn Wilke is one of the sharpest analytic minds out there, and she’s a must-follow on Twitter (@Classlicity) and on Today’s Slapshot.
We break down Game 1 between the Wild and Stars for a bit before Tony got really sad and moved the conversation to talking about the Dallas Stars’ playoff chances as a whole.
Some topics we discussed are:
- Dallas taking a page out of Minnesota’s playbook in Game 1
- Does the Wild have a prayer of beating the Stars?
- Should Lindy Ruff keep Tyler Seguin out of the lineup to heal until Minnesota proves they can keep up with them?
- Why aren’t we considering Dallas, and not teams that tanked to win Cups like Chicago, the league’s model franchise?
- How the confusing Kris Russell trade helped the Stars
- Dallas’ path to a Stanley Cup Championship- Can they pull it off?
- What GM Carolyn Wilke would do to fix the Minnesota Wild
And much more.
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