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Minnesota Wild (12-6-1)


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vs. LA
W 4-3
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OTL 4-5
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1st Pd 14:45
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Vegas hopeful home crowd can provide another boost vs. Wild

A crowd of only 2,605 in an arena that routinely sees standing-room audiences of more than 18,000 may not seem like a big deal for an NHL team, but the Vegas Golden Knights gave the small but vocal turnout a major assist in their 5-4 overtime comeback victory over the Minnesota Wild on Monday night.

The crowd was the first at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in 363 days thanks to COVID-19 restrictions. A similar turnout is expected Wednesday night when the two teams conclude their West Division back-to-back showdown.

Trailing 4-2 entering the third period, the Golden Knights rallied to tie it on goals by Nicolas Hague and Alex Tuch, the latter with just 41.6 seconds remaining after goalie Marc-Andre Fleury had been pulled for an extra attacker.

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Leaders
Points: K. Kaprizov17
Plus/Minus: I. Cole11
Shots on Goal: K. Fiala58
PIM: K. Fiala29
Win: K. Kahkonen8
Shutouts: None 
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 61 (16)
Shots: 582 (24)
PP%: 7.9% (31)
Penalty Minutes: 180 (14)
Assists: 98 (22)
SH Goals: 2 (7)
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 49 (26)
Shots Against: 561 (26)
PK%: 82.6% (9)
Penalty Minutes: 157 (23)
Shutouts: 0 (25)
Sv%: 0.913 (8)
Injuries
Date Player Status
3/3 R. Hartman Lower-body injury (day-to-day)
2/20 M. Johansson Undisclosed injury (day-to-day)
1/10 M. Rossi Upper-body injury (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
3/3 G. Mayhew Called up from minors from taxi squad
3/3 K. Rau Called up from minors from taxi squad
2/28 A. Stalock Waived
2/27 A. Beckman Assigned to Junior Club Spokane-WHL
2/21 C. Addison Designated for assignment Taxi squad
2/21 A. Hammond Designated for assignment Taxi squad
2/21 D. Baribeau Sent to minors Iowa-AHL
2/21 C. Addison Sent to minors Iowa-AHL
2/20 D. Baribeau Called up from minors from taxi squad
2/20 D. Mermis Designated for assignment Taxi squad
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