Official Site of the Minnesota Wild
Join the Wild Warming House Season Ticket Holder Central Facebook Twitter Instagram Pinterest MN Wild App
  • RSS

Vote On Last Week's Top Plays

Monday, 01.9.2012 / 2:29 PM CT / Minnesota Wild | Features
By Glen Andresen  - Manager of Social Media
Share with your Friends

Vote On Last Week\'s Top Plays

Last year, wanted help from our fans in the State of Hockey and beyond to help us select the Top Play of the Year. To do so, we needed you to pick the Top Plays each week, so we could pit them against each other in the offseason in a single-elimination tournament. We had so much fun, we're going to do it again this year.

Last week, the winner wasn't a goal or a save that took top honors, but instead a massive hit that Brad Staubitz laid on Edmonton Oiler defenseman Theo Peckham.   
This week didn't feature a lot of offense for the good guys, who only played two games since the New Year started. But Josh Harding came up with a stellar pad stop to deny Jannik Hansen in Vancouver. Dany Heatley scored the only goal of the week after a beautiful set up by captain Mikko Koivu. And while he's not in the NHL yet, Wild goaltending prospect Johan Gustafsson came up with one of the biggest save in his country's history as Sweden went on to win their first World Junior Championship gold medal in 31 years:

Certified Green
divider is the official Web site of the Minnesota Wild Hockey Club. The Minnesota Wild,, "The State of Hockey" and State of Hockey flag image are trademarks of Minnesota Sports & Entertainment. NHL, the NHL Shield, the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup and NHL Conference logos are registered trademarks of the National Hockey League. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 1999-2016  Minnesota Sports & Entertainment and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved.

About Us | Contact Us | Employment | Terms of Use | Advertising | Code of Conduct | Privacy Policy | AdChoices