Slow, old...tired in game 2 of the season. Ouch. 2 goals in 2 games. Beyond the play of Dubnyk, there really are no bright spots worth talking about. Dumba threw a few open ice hits, but Pateryn doesn't seem big and tough to me. Foligno is a punching bag. Nino is totally lost on Parise / Koivu line. The Wild still have no idea how to play in overtime. If we look like crap Thursday against Chicago, its going
Like on Backstrom when they extended his contract.
Or on Havlat when he was out there in name only.
Then Heatley - tons of minutes and big bucks right down the drain.
Then Vanek. Mr. Slug central. The best slug of them all.
Pominville wasn't bad initially but when they extended his contract large amounts of money gained little return all over again.
Then they extended Koivu's contract when they had a prime opportunity to try salvaging money spent on Parise and Suter; to