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Continued: Souhan: Wild-Avs series has delivered everything, with more to come

  • Article by: JIM SOUHAN , Star Tribune
  • Last update: April 30, 2014 - 11:47 AM

In Game 5, the Avs for the second time tied the score after pulling their goalie, then won in overtime.

In Game 6, the Wild again blew a two-goal lead before surging in the third period.

“Every game has been different,” Koivu said.

The players are likely to be saying the same thing after Game 7.

“We dream about it when we’re kids,” Suter said. “ ‘OK, Stanley Cup Final, Game 7, right now, first to five wins.’ ”

Suter paused, smiled, and said: “I don’t know why you dream about playing in a Game 7. You’d think you’d want to get it over with earlier.”

 

Jim Souhan can be heard weekdays at noon and Sundays from 10 to noon on 1500 ESPN. His Twitter name is @SouhanStrib. • jsouhan@startribune.com

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