Mike Yeo's style is detail oriented

Minnesota Wild head coach Mike Yeo sweats the small stuff. That's his style and drilling the importance of detail into his players' minds is what he believes can turn the Wild into a contender.
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Minnesota Wild head coach Mike Yeo sweats the small stuff. That's his style and drilling the importance of detail into his players' minds is what he believes can turn the Wild into a contender.

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