I know Daylight Savings Time started yesterday, but it’s still annoying.
In any case, the Minnesota Wild split the weekend’s back-to-back games, and will face off against the Colorado Avalanche tomorrow night.
“Center Eric Staal probably headlines the opposition’s scouting report on the Wild. But recently, he hasn’t been the only player other teams have had to worry.”
“Surgery to fix his knee is expected to happen in the coming weeks, but Kunin has already started his recovery.”
The headline doesn’t represent the article very well, but, basically, Ryan Suter has done good work for the Wild.
Off the Trail
“In advance of her first game, and after her first practice, Knight talks to EOTP”
A look at escrow and how it affects players in the NHL.
“Top 10 in goals, assists, points, even-strength points, points per 60 minutes and primary assists for skaters; and, wins, save percentage, goals-against average and shutouts for goalies.”
“Can the best expansion team we’ve ever seen capture hockey’s holy grail?”
“Craig Cunningham was just 26 when he went into full cardiac arrest before the opening puck drop of an AHL game on Nov. 19, 2016.”
“Empty-net goals are usually no big deal. Depositing a puck into a vacant cage is not something to get overly excited about.”
“The 2018 Calder Memorial Trophy race has a much different feel to it compared to the last few seasons.”
“The 2018 NHL Entry Draft is only three months away and at this point in the season, scouts are well aware of who is going to be available in the first round and which selection spot they’ll be available at.”