Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he remembers from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 2-1 loss against the Anaheim Ducks:
The Wild will look back at tonight as a “shoulda, woulda, coulda” game.
Minnesota was on the front porch plenty of times and had its chances to bogart a win from the defending Pacific Division champs, the Anaheim Ducks...Read More
Andrew Cogliano and Corey Perry proved to Anaheim Ducks fans that there will be plenty of goals scored at Honda Center this season. It just took a little longer for the Ducks to get on the board than they would have liked against the stingy Minnesota Wild, who opened the season with a historic defensive run.
Cogliano snapped Minnesota's eight-period-plus shutout streak to start the season, and Perry scored 7:33 later to lift Anaheim to a 2-1 win Friday in the Ducks' home opener...Read More