Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he'll remember from a 5-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche.
The Wild came out of the gate strong again and never looked back in its win tonight against division rival, Colorado Avalanche, closing out a three-game home stand. Minnesota won two of three and, more importantly, was very impressive in all three games.
Wild Head Coach Mike Yeo has talked about sticking with the process all season and it has paid off, as the team has played its best hockey of the season of late. Tonight, the Wild had all four lines rolling and playing the North-South game that Yeo wants to play.... Read more
The Minnesota Wild scored three goals in just over three minutes midway through the second period en route to a 5-3 victory against the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday at Xcel Energy Center.
The Wild peppered Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov with 32 shots through two periods, including 19 in a wide-open second, which saw Minnesota turn a 1-1 tie into a 4-2 lead... Read more