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RATIONAL RESPONSE TO SPORTS MISERY: THE JANUARY 2015 MINNESOTA WILD AS A CASE STUDY

I’ve been thinking about how I want to write about sports. I’m not a numbers person — I like reading this stuff, but I don’t have the head for it. 2,881 more words

Wild rally for 3 in third, but fall short of Red Wings in shootout

The Wild rallied with three third period goals to force overtime in Detroit Tuesday night, but lost to the Red Wings 5-4 in a shootout at Joe Louis Arena. 339 more words

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Use Petr Mrazek in daily hockey before his price goes up

We’re chugging along into mid-January, and things are starting to heat up on the ice. One of the most important things to remember in daily fantasy hockey, and daily fantasy sports in general, is to be mindful of injuries to key players and replacements. 482 more words

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Wild's Koivu: Kind of game we've been playing lately is embarrassing

The Minnesota Wild hit a new low on Tuesday when they suffered a 7-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins. It was their 12th loss in 14 contests and sixth defeat in a row. 311 more words

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Wild's Suter: 'Every day is a bad day right now'

If the Minnesota Wild weren’t in “playing bad enough that their coach might get fired” form before this weekend, they hit that point with dispiriting losses on Saturday and Sunday… 360 more words

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Wild's Suter Named To All-Star Game

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Defenseman Ryan Suter has been selected to represent the Minnesota Wild at the NHL All-Star Weekend Jan. 24-25 in Columbus, Ohio. 85 more words

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Parise says his wife encouraged him to return to the ice

Zach Parise will be in the Minnesota Wild lineup this afternoon when they play host to the league-leading Nashville Predators.

The Wild forward sat at his family home and watched as his teammates fell 4-2 to the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday – less than 24 hours after the death of his father. 289 more words

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