Chuck Kobasew

Niklas Backstrom #37 of the Minnesota Wild makes the save against the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center on November 13, 2009 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Backstrom and Wild Hold Down Explosive Capitals

Alex Ovechkin said his Washington Capitals needed to “wake up” after a sluggish effort. Their arrival was just the jolt the Minnesota Wild needed.


9/25/10 Minnesota Wild fall 3-2 (SO) to the Flyers

St. Paul_ The Minnesota Wild experienced their first non-regulation loss of the preseason Saturday night, losing 3-2 in a shootout to the Philadelphia Flyers. The Wild jumped out to an early lead in the first […]