Originally Posted by wingnut11
We have lots of cap space, an opening for a #1 D, and an owner who wants to spend.
So do the Wild.
Loads of great prospects in the system as well, including Koivu's buddy Granlund (wild message board folks mock all the Finnish Fanbois by calling him Baby Jesus
) as well as Coyle, Phillips, Bulmer...
Besides, how could Suter resist playing with WI teammate Gilbert? There were a bunch of conspiracy theorists who claimed the one-for-one Schultz for Gilbert trade was simply window dressing to pursue Suter.
I dunno, one way or the other, except the Wild's biggest need is #1D.