Minnesota's Kyle Brodziak scored a third-period breakaway goal against the Stars to force overtime Saturday night in Dallas. Niklas Backstrom had 33 saves through overtime, but was beaten twice in the shootout to give the Stars (27-22-2) their 2-1 victory. The Wild (25-19-8) will wrap up their three-game road trip on Tuesday in Columbus.
Acclaimed investigative podcast 'In the Dark' canceled by American Public Media
The Peabody Award-winning investigative podcast earned national acclaim.
Former KARE 11 intern returning as station's newest anchor
Morgan Wolfe makes her full-time debut next week.
Former MN teacher charged for knocking student's tooth out with hockey stick
Kimberly June Neubauer has been charged with third-degree assault and is no longer a teacher at Princeton Public Schools.
Guthrie cancels 'Emma' performances, Illusion Theater delays premiere due to COVID
The pandemic is continuing to leave theater seats empty in the Twin Cities.
Property owners asked to monitor river shorelines in ongoing search for Elle Ragin
Investigators are focusing their search on the Mississippi River in Stearns County.
Over 100 shots fired in Brooklyn Center, no injuries reported
Police said they haven't learned of any injuries as of Wednesday.
Unleashed, off-duty police K-9 attacks boy in Isanti
The attack involved an Anoka County Sheriff's Office K-9, named Bubba.
New 'Big Brother' season includes a Minnesota attorney
Michael Bruner will compete against 15 other houseguests starting Wednesday night.
Man, 34, dies after being found unresponsive in grain bin
The incident happened in Stearns County Tuesday afternoon.
Laser pointed at plane descending into MSP Airport
Nationwide, laser pointing incidents rose 42% last year compared to 2020.
Wild beats Blackhawks in shootout, 2-1
Cal Clutterbuck tied the game at one with a goal late in the third period and Devin Setoguchi scored the shootout winner as the Wild beat the Blackhawks, 2-1 at Xcel Energy Center Thursday night. Minnesota has played a franchise record five consecutive overtime games -- four of which they've won.
Wild beats Flames on Setoguchi's shootout winner
Josh Harding stopped all four of the Flames' shootout attempts and Devin Setoguchi scored the shootout winner as the Wild beat Calgary, 3-2 Thursday night. Dany Heatley and Darrell Powe also scored for Minnesota. Mikko Koivu played for the first time in over a month. He finished with five shots in 22 minutes.
Wild wins in shootout over Coyotes
The Minnesota Wild beat the Phoenix Coyotes, 3-2 Thursday night. Kyle Brodziak and Stephen Kampfer scored 54 seconds apart to give the Wild a 2-0 lead in the second period, but the Coyotes scored two goals in a little over a minute to tie the game in the third. Dany Heatley scored the shootout winner in the fifth round.
Wild's comeback falls short in shootout loss to Blackhawks
The Wild could have easily folded after going down 2-0 to the Blackhawks a night after losing a hard-fought game in Winnipeg, but rallied twice and earned one point in a 4-3 shootout loss to Chicago. Kyle Brodziak, Matt Cullen and Mikko Koivu scored for Minnesota.
Wild not ready to relieve Niklas Backstrom of his shootout duties
Minnesota Wild goalies coach Bob Mason can't figure out why Niklas Backstrom has played so poorly in shootouts. Backstrom has stopped just ten of 22 shootout shots. Mason says Backstrom gets "impatient" in shootouts, so they'll try and work on slowing him down before replacing him with Josh Harding.
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