It’s a shame - A TRAVESTY - that this has gone unmentioned thus far in these Wilderness Walks. I am here to correct this mistake.
Yes, the Wild are down 3-0. Yes, they are likely going to be doomed after another loss tomorrow. Yes, things look rather bleak.
But there is a hope. A new hope, if you will (and you should).
Minnesota Wild: Team History in Elimination Games | Gone Puck Wild
With the Minnesota Wild facing playoff elimination in game 4, here is a look at how the team has fared in the past.
Wild takes a 'mental health day' one loss from elimination | StarTribune.com
The team will practice at Xcel Energy Center tomorrow before returning to St. Louis for Wednesday's Game 4, but the coach chose to give them Monday off.
Why can't Wild score? 'That's a great great question,' says Bruce Boudreau | Twincities.com
On an off day meant for a mental break, Wild coach Bruce Boudreau’s face was the same shade of red it’s been the past few days.
From Frozen Pond
Playoff goal tally: Hill-Murray's Jake Guentzel 4, Minnesota's Wild 3 | StarTribune.com
The first-week sensation of the Stanley Cup has been former Hill-Murray star Jake Guentzel
Off the Trail
Watch: Rinne makes desperation save off weird bounce to thwart Blackhawks | theScore.com
The Chicago Blackhawks came oh so close to scoring their first goal of the playoffs after the puck took a weird bounce following a dump in
Watch: Bobby Ryan redeems himself with OT winner | theScore.com
After blowing a tire and costing his team a goal earlier in the game, Bobby Ryan totally redeemed himself by scoring the OT winner to give the Senators a 2-1 series lead over Boston.
Watch: Leafs take Game 3 on Bozak's OT winner | theScore.com
The Toronto Maple Leafs won Game 3 in overtime against the Washington Capitals after Bozak's high deflection worked to perfection.