Originally posted on Flyerdelphia  |  Last updated 4/11/14
Minnesota's Adam Wilcox stopped 28 shots in their victory over North Dakota Thursday night. (Photo c/o Brian Ekart/Icon SMI) Flyers vs. Penguins. Canadiens vs. Bruins. Yankees vs. Red Sox. Lakers vs. Celtics. All these are historic rivalries in the world of sports. You can throw in North Dakota vs. Minnesota into that mix as well. There hasn’t been a game of higher stakes between these two clubs since the 1979 national title game, in which Herb Brooks’ Golden Gophers were victorious. With a date versus Union on the line for a crack at the national title, the two old WCHA rivals battled all game. In the end, Minnesota came away as the winners defeating North Dakota 2-1 in dramatic fashion Thursday night at the Wells Fargo Center. Justin Holl’s (CHI) shorthanded goal with 0.6 seconds remaining in the game was the game-winner. The goal was his first of the season. Holl after game said he was just focused on getting a shot on net. “Most of us were just focusing on killing the penal...
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