Originally posted on State of Hockey News  |  Last updated 3/19/12
I think its safe to say that most Wild fans are going into this game with a sense of macabre humor.  The team is in the midst of its death spiral and with division-leading Vancouver coming to town the outcome is almost a foregone conclusion.  While the season has zero prospects for any sort of berth in the playoffs, it has left Wild fans (who were granted the privilege of lots of home games to finish the season) the difficult obligation of finding something to do with their tickets.  Sure, you can go to the game and watch the team half-heartedly pretend to want to win or you can try to get rid of them.  Yet, who wants to buy tickets for a game where the home team is going to get stomped?  Unless for some reason you find fans of the opposing team, its going to make for an awfully tough sell.  As one Wild fan told me, "You can't even give them away."  Ouch.  Toss into the fact the team has had some miserable late-game collapses and it brought to my mind one of my favorite clips from t...
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