Wilderness: we’re nearly halfway through the season (just one game out, if my math is right, which isn’t a given). The Wild are fighting for playoff position and have been about as hot and cold as a hot pocket fresh out of the microwave.
We’re bringing it back old school with some music and (some very few) news links. No worries, though, we’ll have plenty of great content here for you at Hockey Wilderness!
Healthy and happy, Wild’s Zach Parise is bringing his A-game | Twin Cities
Parise leads the Wild with 19 goals and is on pace to score 40 for the first time in a decade.
Off the Trail
NHL and NHLPA reportedly expected to meet this week | Yahoo Sports
With both the National Hockey League and the Players’ Association able to opt out of the current collective bargaining agreement (CBA) this upcoming September, it looks like the two sides will have a chance to talk some things over ahead of time.
NHL All-Star Game coaches: Jets, Capitals, Lightning, Flames | Yahoo Sports
Boudreau is not on the list.
Capitals-Stars broadcast posts hilariously inaccurate line combinations | Yahoo Sports
NBC's Stars-Capitals broadcast had one of the least accurate starting lineups in history.