Minnesota 3, Buffalo 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 Total
Minnesota 2 1 0 3 Final 
Buffalo 0 0 2 2  
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 Minnesota3:02, Andrew Ebbett 8 (power play) (Marek Zidlicky, Josh Harding) 
 Minnesota10:11, Guillaume Latendresse 24 (unassisted) 
 2nd Period
 Minnesota18:35, Andrew Brunette 19 (Antti Miettinen) 
 3rd Period
 Buffalo3:42, Thomas Vanek 21 (power play) (Derek Roy, Jason Pominville) 
 Buffalo18:02, Thomas Vanek 22 (Jason Pominville, Jochen Hecht) 
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  Minnesota 15 10 8 33   27 43   1
  Buffalo 15 12 18 45   43 27   1
 Minnesota
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  J. Harding  45   43 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  C. Barker  22:26 0 0 +1 2
  D. Boogaard  03:29 0 0 0 0
  K. Brodziak  14:50 0 0 0 2
  A. Brunette  16:07 1 0 +1 3
  C. Clutterbuck  12:27 0 0 0 2
  R. Earl  08:10 0 0 0 0
  A. Ebbett  17:01 1 0 -1 3
  M. Havlat  16:38 0 0 0 5
  M. Koivu  22:51 0 0 +1 2
  G. Latendresse  13:52 1 0 0 4
  A. Miettinen  18:50 0 1 +2 2
  O. Nolan  15:30 0 0 0 2
  N. Schultz  22:48 0 0 -1 1
  J. Scott  07:00 0 0 0 1
  J. Sheppard  09:25 0 0 0 1
  J. Sifers  10:57 0 0 +1 0
  G. Zanon  27:05 0 0 0 1
  M. Zidlicky  27:52 0 1 +1 2
 
 Buffalo
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  P. Lalime  33   30 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  T. Connolly  20:24 0 0 -2 4
  M. Ellis  05:42 0 0 0 1
  M. Grier  11:17 0 0 0 1
  J. Hecht  20:51 0 1 0 8
  P. Kaleta  08:23 0 0 -1 2
  T. Kennedy  06:47 0 0 0 0
  T. Lydman  14:19 0 0 0 0
  A. Mair  11:26 0 0 0 1
  M. Mancari  18:14 0 0 0 7
  S. Montador  12:26 0 0 -1 1
  T. Myers  27:11 0 0 +1 0
  J. Pominville  20:34 0 2 0 8
  C. Rivet  18:20 0 0 -2 0
  D. Roy  23:22 0 1 +1 3
  A. Sekera  20:09 0 0 0 3
  H. Tallinder  20:03 0 0 0 1
  R. Torres  16:03 0 0 -1 1
  T. Vanek  21:21 2 0 +1 4
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 Buffalo tripping - 2 min 2:01, D. Roy
 Minnesota holding - 2 min 7:17, J. Sheppard
 Minnesota fighting - 5 min 15:42, O. Nolan
 Buffalo fighting - 5 min 15:42, S. Montador
 Minnesota hooking - 2 min 16:14, A. Miettinen
 2nd Period
 Minnesota hooking - 2 min 1:50, N. Schultz
 Buffalo cross check - 2 min 7:20, A. Mair
 Minnesota interference - 2 min 7:20, A. Ebbett
 Minnesota cross check - 2 min 14:37, J. Scott
 Buffalo high sticking - 2 min 19:49, M. Mancari
 3rd Period
 Minnesota tripping - 2 min 2:56, M. Koivu
 Minnesota tripping - 2 min 5:46, M. Koivu

Updated on Friday, Mar 12, 2010 10:24 pm ET

 
  Three Stars
J. Harding
Josh Harding
Wild - G
Saves: 43
Save Pct.: .956
T. Vanek
Thomas Vanek
Sabres - LW
Goals: 2
Assists: 0
A. Miettinen
Antti Miettinen
Wild - RW
Goals: 0
Assists: 1