Wild collapses again in loss to Ducks

The Minnesota Wild found a way to lose again on Tuesday night. A dominant first two periods from goalie Josh Harding, coupled with a goal from Dany Heatley, wasn't enough as Anaheim scored twice in the third period to earn the win. The Wild is now 5-21 in its last 26 games.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

The Minnesota Wild found a way to lose again on Tuesday night. A dominant first two periods from goalie Josh Harding, coupled with a goal from Dany Heatley, wasn't enough as Anaheim scored twice in the third period to earn the win. The Wild is now 5-21 in its last 26 games.

Next Up

William_O'Brien_State_Park_-_panoramio

Man drowns in St. Croix River at William O'Brien State Park

It's not clear what caused the 46-year-old to go under.

ATV

Man, 66, dies after his ATV was hit by a minivan on highway

It happened in Renville County Friday evening.

Screen Shot 2021-06-12 at 10.09.06 AM

Rochester suddenly shuts down recently opened parking ramp

Original plans for the parking lot included housing above it, but issues with construction prevented it from being built.

Mudcat Grant

Former Twins pitcher Jim "Mudcat" Grant dies at 85

Grant was a critical piece of the 1965 AL Championship team but did much more.

sprinkler water

Lake Elmo among latest MN cities to implement outdoor watering ban

The ban prohibits automatic or mechanical watering outdoors in an effort to conserve water during the period of extreme heat.

LRT trail in Hopkins.

Police: Suspect assaulted woman on LRT trail in Hopkins

They're asking for the public's help tracking him down.

Screen Shot 2021-06-12 at 7.50.02 AM

Former WCCO reporter Mary McGuire joins FOX 9

She'll be reporting in a freelance role with the FOX affiliate.

Matt Shoemaker

Matt Shoemaker removed from rotation, fits in with Twins bullpen

The right-hander allowed two ninth-inning runs in a 6-4 loss to Houston.

1200 W Broadway Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota - May 2019

1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting outside funeral in Minneapolis

The funeral was for one of two people killed in the shooting outside a Minneapolis nightclub in May.

Related

Wild hold off Ducks, 3-2

The Wild snap their two-game losing streak with a win over Anaheim. A three-goal outburst in the first period gave Minnesota all they offense they would need. With the win, the Wild jump ahead of Edmonton for first place in the Northwest Division.

Cullen, Johnson power Wild past Ducks

The Minnesota Wild put their three-game winning streak on the line in Anaheim. Tied 3-3 in the third period, Nick Johnson came through with a huge goal.

Wild whiffs in shootout en route to eighth straight loss

Another game and another loss for the Wild as the Predators dropped them 2-1 in an overtime shootout Wednesday night. The Wild failed to score in the shootout en route to its eighth straight loss. Dany Heatley scored the lone Minnesota goal -- his eleventh of the season. Josh Harding was very good in goal, stopping 24-of-25 shots.

Wild hope to wake from their California nightmare

The Wild managed only three shots in the first period in Los Angeles. Things got worse after that. Goalie Josh Harding got the hook as the Kings scored four second period goals on their way to a 5-2 win. Minnesota will try to straighten things out in Anaheim tonight.

Wild and Ducks on Valentine's Day

The Minnesota Wild has a Valentine's Day date with the Anaheim Ducks at Xcel Energy Center. Minnesota is 1-5 since winning two straight before the All-Star break. The Ducks, meanwhile, are 12-2-3 in their last 17.

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.

Clutterbuck returns to Wild's top line

The first place Minnesota Wild is getting healthier. Cal Clutterbuck, who missed the last two games with a thigh contusion, is expected to skate on the top line with Mikko Koivu and Dany Heatley Tuesday against Winnipeg. Guillaume Latendresse, Justin Falk, Marek Zidlicky, and Josh Harding all returned to practice as well.