There are just six days left until the NHL Trade Deadline, and the anticipation of more trades has everyone nervous, including the Minnesota Wild, who play the Anaheim Ducks tonight at 7:00 PM Central.
“The same fans who decry various Wild mainstays as passive underachievers like to imagine those players’ values magically double on the trade market.”
The Minnesota Wild also recalled the Iowa Wild’s captain, Cal O’Reilly, yesterday.
“It’s been almost seven years since Zach Parise left the New Jersey Devils for the Minnesota Wild.”
“Pro gamers Bouch 26, Yung Gren claim first place in Wild’s first-ever esports tournament.”
News of Note
“At 24, the Markham Thunder right winger is coming into her own on the international stage and her performance in Toronto at the Rivalry Series demonstrated just how dominant the youngster can be.”
“Breaking down Canada’s 2-0 win in Detroit.”
“Longtime teammates are put to the test.”
“This coming weekend is the final weekend of the regular season in the women’s WCHA.”
Off the Trail
This is almost as stupid as disqualifying a player for their team’s failure to make the playoffs.
“With one week to go before the NHL’s trade deadline, the TSN Trade Bait Class of 2019 is shaping up to be the best in recent memory.”
“Ottawa GM, other staffers have reportedly been in Winnipeg for four days; Islanders unlikely to move rentals.”
All Around the Nation
“There’s a lot going on with Laine’s puzzling season, and it’s not all on his shoulders.”
“Kuch is scoring like we haven’t seen in decades.”
“Former Sabres netminder notches 375th career win.”