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 win against the Detroit Red Wings:
The Wild definitely earned two points tonight in Detroit. Despite outshooting the Wings, 12-6, in the first period (it was 10-2 at one point), the Wild trailed 2-0 after 20 minutes. It looked like it would be a repeat performance from last night by Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard...Read More.
The Minnesota Wild rallied from two goals down Sunday night at Joe Louis Arena before defeating the Detroit Red Wings 4-3 in overtime to earn a split of the home-and-home weekend series.