The NBA trade deadline came and went, but the NHL deadline is still looming Feb. 26. The Wild is hard-pressed against the salary cap and will have a hard time making an impact move, but GM Chuck Fletcher has been known to move pieces around this time of year.
It's only the preliminary round, but any Olympic women's hockey game between the U.S. and Canada is worth watching. This one starts at 9:10 p.m. Wednesday on NBCSN.
"There is more to being on a sports team than playing time during games. Learning teamwork, exercise, getting better, simple enjoyment of the game. The less talented kids seem to understand that. Why can't the parents?"
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"Cooper & I are interested in hearing where the best spot is for us. We have no idea yet.