Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he remembers from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at 2-1 win against the Chicago Blackhawks:
This season, the Minnesota Wild has had the defending Stanley Cup champion’s number. Tonight was the Wild’s third regulation win against Chicago. No other team in the National Hockey League has more than one. Overall, the Blackhawks only have nine regulation losses...Read More.
The Minnesota Wild got 33 saves from rookie goaltender Darcy Kuemper and scored a pair of first-period goals in a 2-1 win against the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday at Xcel Energy Center.
The first shot on goal didn't come until 6:15 into the game. Minnesota's first shot on net went in, when Jason Pominville capped an odd-man rush with a goal at 8:08...Read More.