Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he remembers from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 3-2 shootout loss to the St. Louis Blues:
After two first period goals, it looked like it was going to be all St. Louis Blues. Then in the second period, the Wild flipped the script and answered with a pair of goals. Wild Head Coach Mike Yeo has to be happy with the way his team responded after the first intermission. Despite losing in a shootout, the Wild earned a point and showed that they can go toe-to-toe with one of the top teams in the National Hockey League...Read More.
Alexander Steen and T.J. Oshie scored shootout goals to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 3-2 win against the Minnesota Wild 3-2 at Xcel Energy Center on Sunday.
It was the Blues' fifth consecutive win and moved them into a tie atop the NHL standings with the Anaheim Ducks at 93 points. St. Louis has won nine straight against Minnesota.