Minnesota Wild defeat Edmonton Oilers, 4-2
Andrew Ebbett, James Sheppard and Kyle Brodziak might be reading the tea leaves.
One day after the Wild acquired a center via the college route in Casey Wellman, the Wild's three centermen behind Mikko Koivu reacted with outstanding games during a 4-2 victory over Edmonton.
Ebbett had a goal and an assist for his first multipoint game of the season; Sheppard played one of his strongest all-around games; and Brodziak was a forechecking machine.
"Whenever you bring ...
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