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 4-3 home shootout loss against the Colorado Avalanche:
The Wild’s top line of Mikko Koivu, Dany Heatley and Zach Parise came to play tonight against the Colorado Avalanche. After being broken up for a few games, Minnesota Head Coach reunited the trio hoping to rekindle some early success. The line found it tonight, totaling five points and a plus-6 rating between them...Read more.
Milan Hejduk and Matt Duchene scored in the shootout and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Thursday night.