Final

Series (Game 1 of 1)

Minnesota leads 1-0

Game 1: Tuesday, December 23rd
Hurricanes2Final
Wild3

Hurricanes 2

(16-14-5, 37 pts)

Wild 3

(17-14-2, 36 pts)

8:00 PM ET, December 23, 2008

Xcel Energy Center, Saint Paul, Minnesota

1 2 3 T
CAR 1 1 02
MIN 0 3 03

M. Koivu (Wild - C): Goals: 0, Assists: 2

M. Gaborik (Wild - RW): Goals: 1, Assists: 1

N. Backstrom (Wild - G): Saves: 35, Save Pct.: .946

Player Summary

Carolina Hurricanes
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
A. Babchuk D 00-1000000111411:501:520:009:580000.0
R. Bayda LW0000100010096:530:000:006:530000.0
R. Brind'Amour C 110200000012221:194:430:1816:1810758.8
J. Corvo D 000401000003027:125:420:1821:120000.0
M. Cullen C 001501001011815:030:290:0014:348466.7
P. Eaves RW0002100010096:240:000:006:240000.0
T. Gleason D 00-1212002002923:100:220:1822:300000.0
F. Kaberle D 00000100101139:560:260:009:300000.0
C. LaRose RW000302003001815:400:000:1815:220000.0
J. Pitkanen D 011103000102923:323:440:0019:480000.0
T. Ruutu LW00-1112001012117:293:080:0014:210100.0
S. Samsonov LW00-1200000012219:005:160:0013:440000.0
D. Seidenberg D 001211002022821:581:460:0020:120000.0
E. Staal C 00-1401000002420:274:560:0015:3171236.8
B. Sutter C 0001200000096:280:000:006:283175.0
S. Walker RW012221120012217:410:000:0017:410000.0
R. Whitney LW111512000012220:494:520:0015:570000.0
J. Williams RW00-1100000121915:462:440:0013:020000.0
Carolina Hurricanes Scratches
PlayerDetail
N. WallinLeft Leg
W. BrookbankHealthy
Minnesota Wild
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
E. Belanger C 010210001003017:570:003:0214:557846.7
D. Boogaard LW0000000000052:520:000:002:520000.0
P. Bouchard C 00-1100000031511:490:000:0011:490000.0
A. Brunette LW000001000012515:230:180:0015:0510100.0
B. Burns D 000040002113226:420:184:5921:250000.0
C. Clutterbuck RW101100006012414:470:000:0014:470000.0
M. Gaborik RW110511000102518:460:180:5817:300000.0
C. Gillies C 00000000000126:500:000:006:500000.0
K. Johnsson D 001212000013526:200:003:0123:190000.0
M. Koivu C 021112000013221:020:183:4916:5512860.0
K. Kolanos C 00000014300127:310:000:277:041325.0
A. Miettinen RW00-1210120002616:300:002:0914:210000.0
E. Reitz D 00-10000000096:080:000:006:080000.0
N. Schultz D 010111000013324:430:004:3820:050000.0
J. Sheppard LW00-1100000012315:560:001:0914:474930.8
M. Skoula D 00-1001000012317:110:003:2213:490000.0
S. Veilleux C 100400002002520:050:002:2617:390000.0
M. Zidlicky D 011301240002919:280:180:0019:100000.0
Minnesota Wild Scratches
PlayerDetail
M. BergeronLwr Body Injury
C. WellerHealthy
B. PouliotHealthy

Goaltending Summary

Carolina Hurricanes Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
M. Leighton23320.87059:050
Minnesota Wild Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
N. Backstrom37235.94660:000

* - A player receives a "plus" if he is on the ice when his Club scores an even-strength or shorthand goal. He receives a "minus" if he is on the ice for an even-strength or shorthand goal scored by the opposing Club. The difference in these numbers is considered the player's plus-minus statistic.