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Wild GM give Mike Yeo vote of confidence

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10:40 AM ET 02.09 | Wild GM Chuck Fletcher gave a vote of confidence for a lack of a better term Friday to Mike Yeo and the coaching staff, saying, "Absolutely" when asked if he's got to let things play out for the 4-5-1 team. "Mike and the coaches are doing a very good job. We're giving up almost five shots a game less than we did last year and we're doing a good job. We've got a lot of pieces to juggle in a short amount of time. We're trying to find chemistry and frankly we can't get caught up in the angst and outside opinions and reaction. We just have to stay focused and concentrate on doing a better job and executing at a better level. "If the effort is there, eventually things will turn."

Minneapolis Star Tribune

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February 9, 2013  10:46 AM ET

kiss of death...

February 9, 2013  10:46 AM ET

We're doing a good job.

We just have to stay focused and concentrate on doing a better job.

Make up your freakin' mind Chucky.

February 9, 2013  10:48 AM ET

And Mikey....Michael Jordan you're not.

February 9, 2013  10:49 AM ET
QUOTE(#2):

kiss of death...

Looks like Mikey wants a French one. ;-)

February 9, 2013  10:54 AM ET
QUOTE(#2):

kiss of death...

Yep! Just ask Boudreau.

February 9, 2013  11:05 AM ET
QUOTE(#4):

Looks like Mikey wants a French one. ;-)

Al least a wet one.

February 9, 2013  11:33 AM ET
QUOTE(#1):

We're doing a good job.We just have to stay focused and concentrate on doing a better job.Make up your freakin' mind Chucky.

yeah that's what I was thinkin CE....like wtf?...is it a good job or not you fool?....you know Mikey is gonna pay the price on this one...management isn't going to admit that those two "be all end all" players weren't the solution

February 9, 2013  11:48 AM ET
QUOTE(#7):

yeah that's what I was thinkin CE....like wtf?...is it a good job or not you fool?....you know Mikey is gonna pay the price on this one...management isn't going to admit that those two "be all end all" players weren't the solution

Probably could have 'bought' a great defence with the money he paid those two.

February 9, 2013  11:50 AM ET

How do they manage to post the most unflattering pics I don't know.

February 9, 2013  11:55 AM ET
QUOTE(#9):

How do they manage to post the most unflattering pics I don't know.

They used to intern at the National Enquirer.

February 9, 2013  12:10 PM ET
QUOTE(#1):

We're doing a good job.We just have to stay focused and concentrate on doing a better job.Make up your freakin' mind Chucky.

I believe they call that yo-yoing!

February 9, 2013  01:15 PM ET

Yeo's response? "Bite your tongue!"

February 9, 2013  01:48 PM ET

a vote of confidence from ownership-management would be a great thing if it actually meant something in pro sports...

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February 9, 2013  03:51 PM ET
QUOTE(#9):

How do they manage to post the most unflattering pics I don't know.

they're trying to add spice to the dull.....we all like seeing a little tongue with our topics, oui?

February 9, 2013  10:04 PM ET

Somebody should be very ashamed tonight. :-)

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February 10, 2013  10:44 AM ET
QUOTE(#18):

Not I :)

Danny, if it's lastest more than four hours please call a doctor. :-)

February 10, 2013  11:14 AM ET
QUOTE(#18):

Not I :)

You're a footy fan DL...should read 6 - nil.

 
February 10, 2013  12:14 PM ET
QUOTE(#6):

Al least a wet one.

or brown puddles

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