Recapping Sundayâ€™s NHL action including the excellent goaltending performances of Quick, Lundqvist and Andersenâ€¦
Apologies for the late ramblings. Iâ€™m covering for Dobber and we got our signals a bit crossed up.
Yesterday started off with a highly competitive matinee between the Kings and Wild. Once again the Wild played a ferocious possession game against one of the Westâ€™s elite only for their finishing woes to cost them.
The Wild outshot the Kings 41-16, yet lost 2-1. First thing, you simply donâ€™t just beat up on the Kings from a possession perspective. They donâ€™t normally let that happen. But the Wild were relentless in their possession game. Theyâ€™ve really put a lot of focus on gaining clean zone entries and early going it shows as they appear to be establishing good offensive zone possession at a high rate by activating their defensemen a