Minnesota Wild prospects saw limited post-season play in 2011-12
It was a tough postseason for the majority of the Wild's prospects. Another year out of the playoffs for the rebuilding Wild is testing the patience of the fans, though a promising youth movement is on the horizon.
The young players procured since Chuck Fletcher took over as GM have radically altered the direction of the franchise's fortunes and next season will certainly have a lot of fresh faces ready to end the playoff drought. Those with long summers should have time needed to heal and prepare to take the next step in development, while those who enjoyed playoff runs and tournament play bear with them the experience needed to challenge for a league title.… read more