With a few seasons as exceptions, the Minnesota Wild have been dull underachievers almost since the day they brought mediocre hockey back to Minnesota.
For many fans, any sign of life on the team is years overdue. But they got it today when coach Mike Yeo, possibly using as much theater as anger to make his point — the broken hockey stick was a nice, if cliche, touch — finally vented at his team.
KSTP has the video. Caution: Not suitable for the workplace if the workplace considers a beeping noise every 5 seconds objectionable.
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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