Page 3 of 3 Previous

Continued: At halfway mark, Wild's goal drought, road woes must be fixed

  • Article by: MICHAEL RUSSO , Star Tribune
  • Last update: December 27, 2013 - 2:03 PM

It’s simple. If the Wild doesn’t solve its scoring woes and start winning on the road, it won’t make the playoffs.

Fletcher still is looking at the big picture.

“In the short-term, you can look at the standings every day and see where you are and see who’s behind you and who’s ahead of you and that’s a big part of it, but from my perspective, I try to take a broader view,” he said. “We obviously have work to do, we have a ways to go to become an elite team in this league, but to me over the last 24 months, we’ve taken huge strides. Last year was a big step forward and this year we’ll continue to get better.”

 

  • related content

  • Video: Wild Minute: Zach Parise to miss some games?

    Friday December 27, 2013

    It's believed the Wild veteran will need to sit out because of an injured foot.

  • Parise expected to miss some games for struggling Wild

    Friday December 27, 2013

    The Wild opens up the post-Christmas break against the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night, and it'll be without Zach Parise

  • Wild-Winnipeg game preview

    Thursday December 26, 2013

    7 P.M. at WINNIPEG • MTS CENTRE • FSN, 107.9-FMPreview: The Wild, which like the Jets hasn’t practiced the past...

  • The Wild is not scoring much and to make matters worse, Zach Parise, tied for the team scoring lead, will miss the next few games because of an injured foot.

  • Charlie Coyle is among the Wild forwards off to slow starts. He has only four goals and nine points so far.

  • get related content delivered to your inbox

  • manage my email subscriptions

ADVERTISEMENT

Los Angeles - J. Beckett 6:05 PM
Pittsburgh - V. Worley
San Francisco - Y. Petit 6:05 PM
Philadelphia - R. Hernandez
Texas - N. Martinez 6:05 PM
NY Yankees - C. Whitley
Boston - J. Peavy 6:07 PM
Toronto - J. Happ
Miami - J. Turner 6:10 PM
Atlanta - M. Minor
San Diego - E. Stults 7:05 PM
Chicago Cubs - K. Hendricks
Cincinnati - H. Bailey 7:10 PM
Milwaukee - J. Nelson
Cleveland - D. Salazar 7:10 PM
Minnesota - Y. Pino
Kansas City - B. Chen 7:10 PM
Chicago WSox - S. Carroll
Tampa Bay - J. Odorizzi 7:15 PM
St. Louis - A. Wainwright
Washington - J. Zimmermann 7:40 PM
Colorado - Y. Flande
Detroit - R. Porcello 8:40 PM
Arizona - C. Anderson
Houston - B. Oberholtzer 9:05 PM
Oakland - S. Kazmir
Baltimore - M. Gonzalez 9:05 PM
LA Angels - H. Santiago
NY Mets - J. deGrom 9:10 PM
Seattle - E. Ramirez
Calgary 7/24/14 8:00 PM
Edmonton
Winnipeg 7/25/14 9:00 PM
Brt Columbia
Ottawa 7/26/14 6:00 PM
Hamilton
Toronto 7/26/14 9:00 PM
Saskatchewan
Tulsa 7:00 PM
San Antonio
Atlanta 7:00 PM
Minnesota
Indiana 7:00 PM
Chicago
Phoenix 9:00 PM
Seattle
Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

question of the day

Poll: Which local pro team are you most excited about?

Weekly Question

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

 
Close