Following Wild games, occasionally Manager of Digital Media Ryan Stanzel will give the Five Takeaways that he'll remember from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 4-1 win against the Phoenix Coyotes:
It was a historic night for Justin Fontaine, who became the first Wild rookie ever to post a hat trick. It also marked his first career multiple-goal game. Fontaine is second on the Wild’s active roster (not counting Parise) with 11 goals...Read More.
The banged-up Minnesota Wild aren't allowing some key injuries to keep them from piling up points.
Justin Fontaine had his first career hat trick and Kyle Brodziak snapped a 1-1 tie by beating Mike Smith on a partial breakaway 3:21 into the third period as the Wild won their fourth straight game by beating the Phoenix Coyotes 4-1 Thursday night...Read More.