Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he'll remember from each contest. Today, he'll look back at a 2-0 loss vs. St. Louis:
The Wild ran into another hot goalie tonight, as Blues netminder Brian Elliott extended his shutout streak to 189:31. Tonight’s game was the netminder’s third-straight shutout
The Wild owned much of the play throughout the game, but just was unable to finish on its opportunities. After the game, Wild Head Coach Mike Yeo said that the team played a strong game against a quality opponent and just came up short... Read more
Brian Elliott notched his third straight shutout, stretching his streak to 189 minutes, 31 seconds without a goal, and the St. Louis Blues won their sixth straight game by beating the Minnesota Wild 2-0 on Thursday night.
Roman Polak ended a 120-game streak without a goal, and Andy McDonald also scored, sending the Wild to their sixth loss in eight games. They have been shut out in three of four, the only times they have been blanked all season.
The Wild have six goals in six games, and their scoreless streak is at 121 minutes, 25 seconds... Read more