Fletcher on the phone discussing the Nino/Granlund deals among other topics. Check it out.
He's not wrong.
These were the fastest 5 goals to start a season in Wild history. Not a bad start to the season, eh?
Ever wonder what would happen if you placed a red hot ball of nickel on a hockey puck? Me either! Still though, it's a little interesting. Watch the video and remember, hockey players willingly lay down in front of this thing flying around the ice at 100 mph.
Lester McClean has written a song about the Devan Dubnyk trade, and it goes a little something like this.
Zach Parise was hit with a puck in Tuesday's game in the mouth that left him bloodied and picking up hi tooth off the ice.
Parise seems fine, but he definitely lost a chiclet or two on a first period hit in Edmonton.
Oh ... wait .... nevermind.
Ryan Suter was handed a two-game suspension, which is severe for a player never having been disciplined before, today by the NHL Department of Player Safety. We saw it last night and we didn't like the elbow then, and we still don't like it now. While Suter was not penalized on this play, the play was definitely worthy of supplemental discipline.