Matt Dumba's Sizzling 2nd Period Leads Wild Past Stars 5-2Matt Dumba scored on a power play and finished with three assists for a career-high four points, leading the Wild past the fading Stars by a score of 5-2 on Thursday night.
Granlund Gets Game-Winner; Wild Beat Stars 4-2Mikael Granlund helped the Minnesota Wild get a big win over a division foe. He scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period and the Wild beat the Dallas Stars 4-2 on Wednesday night.
NHL Headlines Of The WeekThings are beginning to heat up around the NHL as we have passed the quarter-mark of the 2017-2018 NHL season. Here are this week's top NHL headlines.
Kuemper Stops 34 Shots To Lead Wild Over Stars 3-1Darcy Kuemper stopped 34 shots, Erik Haula had a goal and an assist, and the Wild beat the Stars by a score of 3-1 on Thursday night. Minnesota hasn't lost consecutive games in over two months.
Stewart Scores Winner In Shootout, Wild Beat Stars 3-2Patrick Eaves and Jamie Benn had scored for the Stars in the shootout, but Jason Pominville and Mikko Koivu matched them. Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk stopped Jason Spezza before Stewart's shot won the game.
Benn Nets Goal In OT, Dallas Stars Beat Minnesota Wild 3-2The Stars had lost five straight overtime games and nine in a row going back to last season. Their last overtime win at home was on Nov. 14, 2015 -- also 3-2 against the Wild.
Stars Expect Frenzied First-Round Finish To Help LaterThe Stars believe that the frenzied 15-minute finish when they barely hung on to close out their first-round series will come in handy moving forward in the playoffs. The Blues will certainly be able to charge at them like Minnesota did.
Stars Beat Wild In Game 6; Advance In PlayoffsDallas defeated Minnesota 5-4 in Game 6 and win the first round playoff series 4 games to 2.
Stars Can't Put Series Away, Lose In OT To WildThe Stars still lead the first-round playoff series 3-2.
Shippy & Luds - In The 5 Hole: Stars To Try & Clinch Series In Game FiveThe Fan's Jonathon Shipman and former Dallas Star Craig Ludwig discuss the Stars first round matchup against the Minnesota Wild.
Stars Beat Wild To Push Series Lead To 3-1 Jason Spezza scored the go-ahead goal with his skate, Ales Hemsky and Patrick Eaves each scored on a second-period power play to give Dallas' a 3-2 win over the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Wednesday.
Wild Surge Back To Beat Stars 5-3 In Game 3 Minnesota roared back from an early two-goal deficit for a 5-3 victory on Monday night that sliced the Stars' advantage in the Western Conference quarterfinals to 2-1.