Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he'll remember from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 6-2 loss against the Montreal Canadiens:
It would be a bit of an understatement to say the Wild didn’t get the result it wanted tonight. Sometimes, no matter how hard you work or how badly you want it, the results just won’t go your way. That was essentially what happened for Minnesota tonight; Murphy’s Law—everything that could go wrong, did go wrong...Read more.
Max Pacioretty scored a natural hat trick in the second period, and Carey Price made 25 saves Friday when the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Minnesota Wild 6-2.
Michael Bournival, Daniel Briere and Alex Galchenyuk also scored for the Canadiens, and David Desharnais and P.K. Subban each had two assists...Read More.