Wild are in the lead! Woo! They may not stay there for long, but it’s nice to be on top with not a ridiculously-high PDO boding ill for the future.
here are the tunes, let’s walk.
Minnesota Wild: What Should the Expectations Be? | Gone Puck Wild
Given the success this year, the Minnesota Wild has significantly raised expectations for their final results for the season.
Minnesota Wild Beleive That They Should Be Here | Gone Puck Wild
The Minnesota Wild's success is coming from a resilience and the lessons their new bench boss brought with him on how to handle the lows hockey can bring.
Vezina for Dubnyk or Bobrovsky? | The Hockey Writers
With half of the 82-game schedule in the books, the chase for the Vezina Trophy looks to be a two goalie race.
Scoggins: Boudreau in tune with Wild players' highs, lows | StarTribune.com
The Wild flew home from Chicago on Sunday night with the best record in the Western Conference.
Your Minnesota Wild are better than ever -- at least on paper | Twincities.com
There is nowhere else for the Minnesota Wild to hide.
Fourth line key in Wild's move to top of West | Twincities.com
Bruce Boudreau has stressed the importance of scoring balance, and it wason display Sunday night as the Wild scraped their way back into the game against the rival Chicago Blackhawks.
Tending the Fields
Gabriel to Iowa, Alex Petan on a PTO | Iowa Wild
The 24-year old Petan began in the ECHL with the Quack City Mallards.
From Frozen Pond
Trouble on ice? Gophers women swept for only second time since 2010 | StarTribune.com
The Gophers hold a one-point lead over UMD in the WCHA standings after the Bulldogs sweep -- and at risk of finishing in third place for just the second time in program history.
College hockey: Gophers lose Novak for rest of season | Twincities.com
Gophers forward Tommy Novak will miss the rest of the season because of a lower-body injury suffered in Saturday’s 4-2 victory over Michigan at Mariucci Arena, the team announced.
Girls hockey: Hanna Zavoral making St. Paul Blades sharper | Twincities.com
When the St. Paul Blades coaches moved Hanna Zavoral from defenseman to forward for her senior season, they, unknowingly, found a face for their program.
Off the Trail
Vanek hopes Red Wings don't move him before trade deadline | theScore.com
In the meantime, Vanek is putting together a nice season.
The Noise: Wild still on a wave; Flyers crash into bye | theScore.com
The Wild won't give an inch.