Boudreau goes with film session, optional skate at Friday's practice | StarTribune.com
Wild coach Bruce Boudreau is getting kind of tired of this whole fatigue conversation. Nonetheless, after a 3-1 loss to Philadelphia Thursday, and with back-to-back matinee games scheduled for the weekend, he had the players sit for an extended video session, followed by a (very) optional skate.
From Frozen Pond
When Jake Bischoff hurts, it helps Gophers hockey | StarTribune.com
Not that blocking shots is *bad* but if you're doing it that much, maybe try getting the puck into the other end? #ExpertCoaching
Off the Trail
NHLPA backs U.S. women's national team's labor fight | theScore.com
The NHLPA has thrown its support behind the U.S. women's national team and its ongoing labor dispute with USA Hockey
NHLPA mulling rule banning agents from contacting players younger than 16 | theScore.com
Good luck enforcing this.
MLBPA supports U.S. women's hockey team amid wage dispute | theScore.com
Enter the Major League Baseball Players Association, which threw its support behind the boycotting female players' cause and issued a call to action Friday.
Iginla gets Masterton nomination for toiling with Avs before trade | theScore.com
Yeesh. A Masterton nom for being on a crappy team?