Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he'll remember from each contest. Today, he'll look back at a 7-4 win in Dallas.
Now that was the definition of firewagon hockey. If you like goaltender duels and tight-checking defensive battles tonight’s contest wasn’t the game for you. But it sure was exciting to watch as a fan of back-and-forth, offensive hockey.
The Wild found a way to win, securing a victory in Dallas for the first time since 2003. The win also puts the Wild back on top of the Northwest Division and was the team’s sixth-straight of the season... Read more
Zach Parise scored two goals and added an assist and the Minnesota Wild extended their winning streak to six games with a 7-4 win over Dallas Stars on Monday.
Both of Parise's goals came on bounces that barely made it over the goal line. Mikko Koivu and Matt Cullen each had a goal and assist for Minnesota, which won for the first time in Dallas since March 21, 2003, snapping a 16-game losing streak in Dallas (0-11-5)... Read more