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 2-0 win against the Philadelphia Flyers:
While tonight’s shot total looks low—the teams were credited with 21 shots apiece—it was the goaltenders’ play that kept it a low-scoring affair. Although he wasn’t tested all that often early, Josh Harding stayed locked in, making big stops down the stretch...Read More.
The Minnesota Wild scored goals 57 seconds apart early in the third period on their way to a 2-0 victory against the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday at Xcel Energy Center.
A rather stagnant offensive effort by both teams through 40 minutes escalated quickly in the final period when Minnesota scored goals at 3:52 and 4:49. The Wild jumped on goaltender Josh Harding's back the rest of the way...Read More.