Following Wild games, occasionally Manager of Digital Media Ryan Stanzel will give the Five Takeaways that he'll remember from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 2-1 loss against the Anaheim Ducks:
Down 2-0 after two periods against the lone NHL team without a home loss in regulation (now 12-0-2), it would have been easy for the Wild to pack its bags prematurely and start thinking of tomorrow night’s game in San Jose. But Minnesota got its first power play of the game early in the third, and Jason Pominville hopped on a Ryan Suter rebound and popped it by Jonas Hiller...Read More.
Minutes after Corey Perry lay prone on the ice from an accidental collision with teammate Hampus Lindholm, he clumsily pumped his fist in celebration.
Such is the home-ice mojo of Perry and the Anaheim Ducks that they can only be stopped briefly by such freak plays before their impressive streaks continued with a 2-1 win against the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday night at Honda Center...Read More.