National Hockey League
Minnesota 8, Colorado 3
Wednesday, April 7, 2021 9:00 PM
When: 9:00 PM ET, Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Where: Xcel Energy Center, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Referees: Mitch Dunning, Steve Kozari
Linesmen: Ryan Galloway, Travis Gawryletz
Attendance: 3000
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Colorado 0303
Minnesota 3238
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
Colorado 26-9-3-1 17-4-2-0 9-5-1-1 L1
Minnesota 24-12-1-1 14-4-0-0 10-8-1-1 W1
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this win, the Minnesota Wild have a 14-4-0-0 record at home this season. The Colorado Avalanche have a 9-5-1-1 record on the road.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Wild have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Colorado has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Avalanche have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Kevin Fiala played for 15:09 during 23 shifts and scored 4 points. Kevin Fiala had 3 goals and 1 assist.
  • Nathan MacKinnon played for 20:47 during 23 shifts and scored 2 points. Nathan MacKinnon had 1 goal and 1 assist.
  • Minnesota had 5 powerplay opportunities and converted 4 of them.
  • Colorado had 7 powerplay opportunities and converted 2 of them.
Top Game Performances
Colorado   Minnesota
Nathan MacKinnon 2 Points Kevin Fiala 4
Nathan MacKinnon 1 Goals Kevin Fiala 3
Cale Makar 2 Assists Victor Rask 3
Nathan MacKinnon 1 Power Play Goals Kevin Fiala 2
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Philipp Grubauer .611 Save Percentage Cam Talbot .906
Philipp Grubauer 11 Saves Cam Talbot 29
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Shots Goals PP PK PIM FW
Colorado 32 3 2-7 1-5 24 38
Minnesota 19 8 4-5 5-7 28 37
Upcoming Games
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against St. Louis. The Wild have a W/L % of .609 after a win and .643 after a loss.
  • Colorado will play their next game on the road against Anaheim. The Avalanche have a W/L % of .615 after a win and .833 after a loss.