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 2-1 overtime win against the Calgary Flames:
Well, the Wild changed a whole bunch of game stories in the third period, as the club rallied to tie and eventually win the game in overtime. You could feel the tension inside of Xcel Energy Center, with the crowd ready to explode as the Wild built momentum in the second half of the contest. The release came in dramatic fashion on two goals, one in the final frame and one in overtime, but we’ll get to those in a little bit... Read more
The Minnesota Wild spent almost $200 million to sign Zach Parise and Ryan Suter this past offseason. So far, the investment has generated mixed results.
Perhaps Parise's goal 27 seconds into overtime and in Tuesday night's comeback 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames will get Minnesota going... Read more