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Wild 5-Hole vs. Detroit - Feb. 17

by Staff Writer / Minnesota Wild

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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 3-2 home win against the Detroit Red Wings:

Youth was served tonight, as the Wild dug out of a two-goal, second-period deficit to top the Detroit Red Wings. Helping lead the charge were five 22-and-under players: goaltender Darcy Kuemper; forwards Mikael Granlund, Johan Larsson and Jason Zucker; and defenseman Jonas Brodin...Read more.
Probably Wild Lineup Between The Pipes
Just 20 seconds into the second period, the Minnesota Wild looked dead in the water.

After being outshot 14-8 and outscored 1-0 by the Detroit Red Wings in the first period, Pavel Datsyuk's snipe from the left circle looked like the final straw for a team that's struggled this season to score more than one or two goals.

But in the span of about four minutes that all changed. The Wild rallied with three second-period goals and rallied to defeat Detroit by a 3-2 score Sunday at Xcel Energy Center...Read more.

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