THE WILD'S WEEK AHEAD
Sunday: vs. Winnipeg, 7 p.m. (FSN)
Tuesday: at Montreal, 6:30 p.m. (FSN)
Wednesday: at Ottawa, 6:30 p.m. (FSN+)
Saturday: at Winnipeg, 2 p.m. (FSN)
Player to watch: Erik Karlsson, Ottawa
The dynamic Senators defenseman won the Norris Trophy two years ago after a 78-point season and once again leads all NHL defensemen in scoring.
« I'll take exception to anyone that tries to call us 'soft,' because that's not true. »
— Wild coach Mike Yeo after some fans weren't happy with the Wild's response to Toronto's physicality.