It all comes down to this. 82 regular season games. 3 rounds of best-of-seven playoffs. 2 teams remain and Lord Stanley's Cup is the prize. Though your local club didn't make it this far, this is still an incredibly exciting time for all hockey fans as the best prove their mettle in this ultimate series. While most teams are dreaming of next year, we still get to have NHL hockey in our lives potentially past the half-way point of June. This promises to provide all the fireworks and drama hockey fans across the world have been looking forward to, and to continue to shape the dreams of aspiring youth players as they develop. Get your popcorn, buckle up and enjoy the show.
For those of you who have not heard about our own Dakota Case, he is in the hospital suffering from heart and lung ailments. He can use all of the prayers and positive vibes he can get. We have heard that he is still in critical but stable condition and holding strong. Please keep him in your thoughts.
Five Minnesota Wild Storylines to Follow in June
Dustin gives us some things to follow in June to tide us over in the offseason
HockeyBuzz.com - Tony Dean - Fletcher's Plate Full with Tight Cap Limited Maneuverability
Tony's new addition to the family has provided more time to blog.
Wild to begin contract negotiations with Devan Dubnyk this week - TwinCities.com
They're writing a new chapter in Wild history starting in Buffalo this week.
Stanley Cup Final Preview: Blackhawks vs Lightning - Minnesota Wild - Articles - Homepage - Wild Xtra
WX gives their preview of the final series of the season
Blackhawks vs. Lightning Stanley Cup Preview: Who has the better goalie? | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Craaaaaaaaaaaaawford, Craaaaaaaaaaaawford, Craaaaaaaaaaaawford vs. the Bish
Blackhawks vs. Lightning Stanley Cup Preview: Who has the better aesthetics? | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Who's the prettiest team of all?
What We Learned: Tampa Bay Lightning's secret weapon | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: The fact that Hedman is still only 24, and that Stralman won't be 29 until Aug. 1, should be a major concern for everyone in the league over the next three or four years.
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