Setoguchi might be in the doghouse

Devin Setoguchi was a healthy scratch for tonight’s Wild game against the San Jose Sharks. No word yet on why Setoguchi isn’t in the lineup, but the Star Tribune’s Michael Russo speculates that he’s in the “Wild’s doghouse” for something.
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Devin Setoguchi was a healthy scratch for tonight’s Wild game against the San Jose Sharks. No word yet on why Setoguchi isn’t in the lineup, but the Star Tribune’s Michael Russo speculates that he’s in the “Wild’s doghouse” for something.

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