Originally posted on State of Hockey News  |  Last updated 9/19/13
  Well tonight gives Minnesota its first of many looks at the Winnipeg Jets.  Welcome to the new Central Division.  This is a reallignment that should have happened many years ago.  However no matter how long overdue it was, we can finally celebrate the fact that it has happened.  I know I for one, am looking to far fewer 9:00pm start times.  At least for Minnesota and its fans, we won't bat an eyelash when it comes to those 8:00pm start times in Denver. Looking at tonight's roster, I'm not sure I can expect or predict better results than Tuesday night.  It might be a marginally better roster, but still the team is without Zach Parise, Jason Pominville, Mikko Koivu and Ryan Suter.  I know I'm glad to see Dany Heatley back in the lineup, but he definitely needs to see the ice after last season's injury.  One thing was very obvious about Heatley at the scrimmage, is that he dropped some weight over the off-season.  With the slimmer physique, he seemed to have a little more spe...
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