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Sweeping change in Minnesota may mean Yeo's job

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07:28 AM ET 05.10 | Bowing out with a 5-1 loss in a win-or-go-golf Game 5 stings in Minnesota. The Wild played hard and had chances, but scoring goals trumps everything else and the Wild failed miserably at that. "We had chances but at the end, that doesn't matter," Koivu said. "The difference is, you put the puck in the net or you don't." An offseason that could bring significant changes inside the organization begins immediately and determining coach Mike Yeo's future ranks at the top of list. Whatever ownership decides on that question, the team must identify ways to add some scoring pop to this grind-it-out lineup. Fixing that deficiency should be a primary objective this offseason.

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May 10, 2013  07:41 AM ET

How about the two idiots you signed to mega contracts over the summer

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May 10, 2013  08:57 AM ET

I know a good realtor Mikey.

May 10, 2013  08:57 AM ET
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Didn't even notice my favourite picture!Great Friday :)

Where was he anyway?

May 10, 2013  09:03 AM ET

Parise steps up his game in the playoffs like he always does. Team worse -7 and 1 point.

Signed,

Still bitter

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May 10, 2013  09:10 AM ET

Yeo is definitely gone. Maybe the next guy can get something out of Parise and Suter.

May 10, 2013  09:12 AM ET
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Yeo is definitely gone. Maybe the next guy can get something out of Parise and Suter.

Suter is going to win the Norris this year. Apparently he is still great without Weber.

May 10, 2013  09:13 AM ET
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Parise steps up his game in the playoffs like he always does. Team worse -7 and 1 point.

Signed,

Still bitter

And the last of The Office too.

May 10, 2013  09:24 AM ET
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How about the two idiots you signed to mega contracts over the summer

Can't do much about them. No one will touch either of those contracts with a ten foot pole. They're the Wild's own version of Luongo X2. Dumb ****!

May 10, 2013  09:47 AM ET

Niklas Backstrom ... the new Micheline Man.

May 10, 2013  09:57 AM ET

Not sure what kind of adjustments they can make considering the cap, and what they have spent, but I am not sure how much top scoring they would be able to add.

May 10, 2013  10:06 AM ET

Is every team that loses a series going to go through "sweeping chances"? That title or wording isn't as fun when it's not a sweep...and it's not the Canucks being swept.

May 10, 2013  10:12 AM ET
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........................No one will touch either of those contracts with a ten foot Pole...............

Or a 6 foot Russian.

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May 10, 2013  10:32 AM ET

They did retrograde this year. But then again the Hawks make teams like them look bad.

May 10, 2013  10:39 AM ET
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They aren't why this team lost.

Exactly. And they arent why they won either :)

May 10, 2013  10:40 AM ET
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They aren't why this team lost.

Going into last night what did Parise have? 1 goal?

I guess you are using the Joe Thornton measuring stick Danny?

 
May 10, 2013  10:41 AM ET
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Can't do much about them. No one will touch either of those contracts with a ten foot pole. They're the Wild's own version of Luongo X2. Dumb ****!

Actually Luongo produced....

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