Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he remembers from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 4-3 overtime loss against the Calgary Flames:
It was a sour end to a four-game road trip tonight in Calgary. After trailing for most of the game, the Wild did earn a point on the heels of a third period comeback. After a forgettable first two periods, the Wild buckled down and picked up the pace in the final frame...Read More.
The Calgary Flames might want to delay their Olympic break.
Mikael Backlund scored 2:25 into overtime to give the Flames a 4-3 victory against the Minnesota Wild at Scotiabank Saddledome on Saturday night. It was their fifth consecutive win during a perfect homestand; they play three road games next week before breaking for the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Calgary's next home game is Feb. 27against the Los Angeles Kings...Read More.