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MINNEAPOLIS-There are two conflicting ways to look at the Minnesota Wild's 1-0-3 homestand and its 2-1 shootout loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets.
There are excruciating 0-0 games to sit through, and then there are scintillating ones.
The Wild and its fans got a preview of what it should look like the rest of the season.
When you're unable to bury a team that has nothing to lose, when your big guns are on the ice with a chance to stick two daggers in that opponent and can't come close, Tuesday night's result happens.
Keith Ballard might be rethinking his pass from the press box Sunday night against the St. Louis Blues.
Mike Modano, the No. 1 pick in the 1988 draft by the North Stars and the leader in virtually every category in North Stars/Stars history, had his No. 9 retired by the franchise during a touching ceremony before Saturday's game.
Mike Modano expects some waterworks.
One day after the Wild "stepped up" and acquired three-time 30-goal scorer Matt Moulson and center Cody McCormick from Buffalo, Zach Parise could sense the excitement.
With season-long scuttlebutt that the Wild might look to sign free-agent-to-be Thomas Vanek this summer, Minnesota beat Wednesday's trade deadline by acquiring the high-scoring forward traded for Vanek earlier this season.