Jiri Hudler scored his sixth goal of the season for the Flames. Calgary goalie Reto Berra stopped 13 of 15 shots through two periods before the Wild broke it open with two goals over 33 seconds midway through the third.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis