Let’s go over some news and notes:
- It would obviously be awesome to see the Wild make a deep playoff run, but should they tank for the first pick? It’s clear what the fans want. [The Athletic]
- Players don’t have to wear suits in the playoff bubble, but instead of everyone showing off their personalities with their own clothes, Wild players will be wearing collared shirts.
#mnwild has come up with a team dress code for games since teams don't have to wear suits.— Michael Russo (@RussoHockey) July 21, 2020
3 different team-issued, Wild logoed collared shirts that are white and gray, green and black with pants, Parise says.
This way they look presentable and like a team on the way to games
Off the trail...
- Akim Aliu has teamed up with CCM in order to help promote diversity in hockey. [ESPN]
- Leon Draisaitl, Nathan MacKinnon and Artemi Panarin are your finalists for the Hart Trophy.