Following Wild games, Digital Media Coordinator Kelly Erickson will occasionally give the Five Takeaways that she'll remember from the contest. Tonight, she looks back at a 3-1 loss against the Colorado Avalanche:
Heading into tonight’s contest the Wild and the Avalanche were neck-and-neck in the Central Division standings. Unfortunately for the Wild, it was Colorado who came away with the win, as Minnesota was unable to capitalize on all but one chance...Read More.
Jan Hejda, Nathan MacKinnon and Gabriel Landeskog scored goals and the Colorado Avalanche got a stellar performance in goal by Jean-Sebastien Giguere to beat the Minnesota Wild 3-1 on Friday at Xcel Energy Center in the opener of a home-and-home series.
Giguere improved to 6-0-0 by stopping 27 shots, 16 of them in the final period when the Wild dominated play while trying to overcome a 2-1 deficit. Landeskog sealed the win by hitting the empty net with 20 seconds remaining...Read More.