Vote On Last Week's Top Plays
Monday, 12.05.2011 / 4:48 PM / Minnesota Wild | Features
By Glen Andresen - Manager of Social Media
Week 8: Bouchard's Pick and Finish | Week 7: Koivu's Individual Effort | Week 6: Clutterbuck's No-Look Setup |Week 5: Latendresse's Handiwork | Week 4: Harding's Blocker Magic | Week 3: Heatley Beats The Clock | Week 2: Cullen's Snipe | Week 1: Heatley's Sick Tip | 2010-2011 Winner: Backstrom gets the skate up
In Week 8, it was Pierre-Marc Bouchard's goal that took the top honors. Bouchard picked the pocket of rookie sensation Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and then finished with a flourish on Nikolai Khabibulin.
This week, the Wild won all four games it played, making the decision process on selecting Top Play candidates a tough one. We did our best and now it's up to the fans to pick from the three choices.
There was Niklas Backstrom making a remarkable pad stop to deny Tampa Bay star, Steve Stamkos. Kyle Brodziak continued his stellar week with a never-say-die goal on future Hall of Famer, Martin Brodeur. And then there's last week's winner, Bouchard, coming in again with another pretty play - a no-look backhand shot to the far side: