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 2-1 shootout win against the Toronto Maple Leafs:
For the third-straight game, the Wild went into a shootout against an Eastern Conference opponent. It looked like Leafs goaltender Jonathan Bernier was going to steal the team’s second win on the season against the Wild...Read More.
The Minnesota Wild got shootout goals from Zach Parise and Jason Pominville, and Josh Harding made 19 saves in relief when the Wild came from behind to defeat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 Wednesday at Xcel Energy Center.
Toronto looked poised to win after shutting down nine minutes of Wild power-play time in the third period, including a five-minute match penalty called on Nazem Kadri at 8:41. During the man-advantage, the Maple Leafs had as many shots on goal as the Wild. Minnesota went 0-for-5 on the power play in the game...Read More.