Let’s go over some news and notes:
- Mats Zuccarello was fine in his first season with Minnesota, but due to his expensive contract, many were hoping for more. [Hockey Wilderness]
- With Dean Evason now the full-time head coach of the Wild, what was it that made him such a good fit for the job? [Zone Coverage]
Off the trail...
- Leon Draisaitl, Nathan MacKinnon and Artemi Panarin have been named the finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award.
The players have voted and the results are in!— NHLPA (@NHLPA) July 14, 2020
Your 2019-20 #TedLindsayAward finalists are Leon Draisaitl, @Mackinnon9 and @artemiypanarin. All three top vote-getters are seeking their first TLA: https://t.co/2z2c05bbA6 pic.twitter.com/MU1ePPtqtM