Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he remembers from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 3-2 loss against the Vancouver Canucks:
For the third time in 16 days, the Minnesota Wild and Vancouver Canucks played a hard-fought contest. For the first time in those 16 days, the Canucks skated away with a victory...Read More
Vancouver Canucks rookie defenseman Alex Biega scored in his first NHL game with 8:06 left, which turned out to be the game-winning goal, to help the Canucks defeat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 at Rogers Arena on Monday.
Biega, who was called up Monday morning from the Utica Comets in the American Hockey League and got into the game only after Christopher Tanev was a late scratch, beat Devan Dubnyk through the legs with a screened one-timer from the point to make it 3-1...Read More