Minnesota Wild Win Opener 4-2

After the most exciting off-season in franchise history, the Minnesota Wild took the ice Saturday night in their season opener against the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Matt Cullen scored in the game’s opening moments, and the Wild rushed out to a 3-0 second period lead en route to their 4-2 victory over the Blue Jackets.

Minnesota fans– who are in the midst of Timberwolves, Vikings and Twins led sports depression–have put a truckload of eggs in the Wild’s 2011-12 basket. [Read more…]