- Minnesota Wild head coach Dean Evason was named a finalist for the Jack Adams, but turns out he just finished second to Carolina Hurricanes bench boss Rod Brind’Amour.
- Most recently on our 2021 NHL Draft board, defenseman Brandt Clarke has some potential to go anywhere in the top-15 or so picks. [Hockey Wilderness]
- The Wild have a new ECHL affiliate and they’re named the Iowa Heartlanders. A great logo and a great location. [Hockey Wilderness]
- Maybe Kaprizov should ask for some good centers. [10K Rinks]
- In the latest Seattle Kraken mock expansion draft, The Athletic has them taking Matt Dumba which is cruel. [The Athletic]