- After Tim Army and his assistants did not have their contracts renewed, the Minnesota Wild's AHL affiliate in Iowa needed a new coaching staff. Well, according to a report current Wild assistant coach Brett McLean is moving down to the minors to run the bench the state over.
- A whole lot of Wild players' names are in the trade rumors as of late and it's all because of their cap situation. Filip Gustavsson played out of his mind to push the Wild into real playoff contention, and since he is an upcoming restricted free agent, they might not be able to pay him. So, what trade value does the young Swedish netminder have? [Hockey Wilderness]
Off the trail...
- Latvia got to win its first ever medal at the IIHF World Championships as they earned bronze last weekend. The entire country seemed to have an outstanding party. [Yahoo Sports]
- Why Jason Robertson is key if the Dallas Stars can make the four-game comeback and earn a trip to the Stanley Cup Final. [Sportsnet]