Originally posted on State of Hockey News  |  Last updated 3/29/13
Famous physicist Albert Einstein once said, "The definition of insanity is doing the same thing and expecting different results."  Is that always true?  The Wild find themselves in a dogfight for 1st place in the Northwest Division between itself and rival Vancouver Canucks.  Both clubs have trading 1st place with each win.  The Wild have done so by starting Niklas Backstrom each night throughout that span.  There were signs that Backstrom was starting to fatigue, esepecially over the last two games after giving up 7 goals over that span.  So tonight Matt Hackett gets the start despite glowing reports about Josh Harding's condition.  I am glad Hackett is getting the start and perhaps it will help refocus the team in a game that will likely garner a very inspired effort from the Stars.  On Monday the Wild won in a crazy 7-4 game in Dallas, ending a 10-year winless drought.  It was an embarassing performance for Dallas, and they will be looking for revenge tonight.   Minnesot...
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