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 3-1 win against the San Jose Sharks:
Tonight, the Wild took advantage of its opportunities and home ice, taking down a very hungry Sharks club. Minnesota continues to impress in the State of Hockey, moving to 13-3-2 at home and is tied for the National Hockey League lead with the Boston Bruins for most wins and points at home..Read More.
Truth be told, the Minnesota Wild have played better games than the one they did Sunday against the San Jose Sharks. But the Wild got a clutch performance in goal from Josh Harding and two second-period goals in a 3-1 win at Xcel Energy Center.
Harding made 37 saves in the victory (including 21 in the second period) to win his 16th game of the season...Read More.