Slide over Andrew Brunette, Nino Niederreiter is joining you in Minnesota Wild history. Just like Brunette 11 years earlier, Niederreiter scored in overtime to beat the Colorado Avalanche in Game 7 and send Minnesota into the second round of the Western Conference playoffs. A big, physical forward, Niederreiter had a breakthrough season in his first year with the Wild, scoring 14...
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- In 2003, the Minnesota Wild faced a 3-1 deficit in the first round series against the Colorado Avalanche. Minnesota went on to win three consecutive elimination games to beat Colorado in seven games. In the next, the Wild again were down 3-1, this time against the Vancouver Canucks. Again, Minnesota rallied to win the series in seven games. Two key members of the...
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