Final

Series (Game 3 of 6)

Minnesota leads 4-2

Game 1: Thursday, November 6th
Wild3Final
Avalanche1
Game 2: Monday, December 1st
Avalanche6Final
Wild5
Game 3: Sunday, January 4th
Wild2Final
Avalanche0
Game 4: Wednesday, February 11th
Avalanche2Final
Wild3
Game 5: Thursday, March 12th
Wild1Final
SO
Avalanche2
Game 6: Tuesday, March 17th
Avalanche2Final
SO
Wild3

Wild 2

(19-16-3, 41 pts)

Avalanche 0

(19-19-1, 39 pts)

8:00 PM ET, January 4, 2009

Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado

1 2 3 T
MIN 2 0 02
COL 0 0 00

N. Backstrom (Wild - G): Saves: 33, Save Pct.: 1.000

O. Nolan (Wild - RW): Goals: 2, Assists: 0

B. Burns (Wild - RW): Goals: 0, Assists: 2

Player Summary

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 000002000113117:203:031:2412:537846.7
P. Bouchard C 010101120102217:204:570:0012:231150.0
A. Brunette LW000200000012115:284:510:0010:370000.0
B. Burns RW021321002123425:035:271:5717:390000.0
C. Clutterbuck RW000301120002312:150:280:0011:470000.0
C. Gillies C 000000001021410:170:000:0010:170000.0
K. Johnsson D 000204000013324:592:561:4320:200000.0
M. Koivu C 001322000402919:104:382:0012:3513765.0
K. Kolanos C 011410120002414:083:000:0011:088280.0
A. Miettinen RW000231001003117:433:302:1811:550000.0
O. Nolan RW201712000122316:574:370:0412:160100.0
N. Schultz D 001015003003119:410:001:5617:450000.0
J. Scott LW00000300010168:150:110:008:040000.0
J. Sheppard LW000300120001812:251:050:5010:303537.5
M. Skoula D 000114000003120:490:532:3617:200000.0
S. Veilleux C 000220000102614:040:271:4811:4910100.0
C. Weller D 00030000401159:551:090:008:460100.0
M. Zidlicky D 000101000012516:163:260:1212:380000.0
Minnesota Wild Scratches
PlayerDetail
D. BoogaardScratched
E. ReitzHealthy
B. PouliotScratched
Colorado Avalanche
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
T. Arnason C 00-1500000212012:321:100:0011:2210855.6
B. Clark D 00-1135001013124:082:105:0816:500000.0
A. Foote D 00000012000117:110:000:356:360000.0
S. Hannan D 000203002302624:110:006:0618:050000.0
M. Hejduk RW000200000002416:431:311:5013:221233.3
T. Hensick C 000301000012014:161:310:2012:254450.0
D. Jones RW000020000002015:521:192:2012:130000.0
I. Laperriere C 00010012200179:030:003:245:392625.0
J. Leopold D 000041000002720:192:022:4215:350000.0
J. Liles D 00-1120003012821:162:170:2318:360000.0
C. McLeod LW00010212200168:340:000:547:400000.0
R. Salei D 000202002002722:551:552:5618:040000.0
R. Smyth LW000420000112823:432:082:5918:362340.0
C. Stewart RW00-1312005001811:510:230:3710:510100.0
M. Svatos RW000110242012113:401:410:0011:590000.0
D. Tucker RW00-12003142001913:181:220:0011:560000.0
B. Willsie RW00020000110116:000:000:375:230100.0
W. Wolski LW000300003102821:451:314:4915:256842.9
Colorado Avalanche Scratches
PlayerDetail
D. TjarnqvistScratched
B. GuiteHealthy

Goaltending Summary

Minnesota Wild Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
N. Backstrom330331.00059:550
Colorado Avalanche Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
P. Budaj37235.94660:000

* - 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.