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05-31-2011, 12:46 PM
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Originally Posted by puckguy11 View Post
Should the Wild be concerned with the events in Winnipeg? Surely this is a big deal (IMO) for the northern MN/ND fans, especially Fargo/Moorhead/Grand Forks metros. This is especially true of Fargo, which is of equal driving time away from Winnipeg & St. Paul. Maybe it's wishful thinking, but could this motivate the Wild to make a big splash or two to keep up with the neighbors (and one would presume eventual division rivals) to the north?
Not really. Hockey, not the NHL reigns supreme. Plus there's no ill will between Winnipeg and Minneapolis and I doubt there will be.

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