Brown suspended for elbowing Wild’s Pominville
with 57 points and has games remaining at Detroit and at home against
Brown’s suspension could actually hurt Minnesota. He will miss Wednesday’s game against the Red Wings, who are still within striking distance of the Wild in the West. Minnesota is in seventh place with 53 points and two games remaining; Detroit in ninth with 50 points and has three games left. Eight teams will go to the playoffs.
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