Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he remembers from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 3-0 loss against the Ottawa Senators:
Coming into tonight’s contest, the Wild and Senators were two of the hotter teams in the National Hockey League. Well, something had to give and the Wild was shutout for the first time at Xcel Energy Center since April 11, 2013. Darcy Kuemper made his second-career start at home and kept the team in the game in the first period. Ottawa came out firing, rifling 15 shots in the opening frame...Read More.
Robin Lehner made 27 saves for his second career shutout to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 3-0 victory against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center on Tuesday night.
Clarke MacArthur scored a first-period power-play goal for the Senators (21-18-8), who went 3-0-1 on a four-game road trip and are 5-0-1 in their past six games. Erik Condra and Kyle Turris added third-period goals to back Lehner's first shutout since he made 32 saves to beat the Boston Bruins 1-0 on Feb. 28, 2012...Read More.