Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 11/25/11 at 09:12 AM ET
from Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal,
The Minnesota Wild are the NHL’s No. 1 team a quarter of the way into the season.
Has anybody noticed?
“Let Sidney Crosby do his thing and we’ll do ours,” Wild winger Cal Clut-terbuck said jokingly….
Why are the Wild so good so far this season?
“Here’s why,” said New York Rangers pro scout Tim Thompson, a former Wild assistant general man-ager, reaching for his game notes and the game-by-game breakdown.
“You see how many games where it says two, two, two, two, one, the odd three. They don’t give up any goals. You tend to win a lot of games that way. Forty two goals against in 21 games.”
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