National Hockey League
Minnesota 3, Washington 2
Saturday, January 8, 2022 8:00 PM
When: 8:00 PM ET, Saturday, January 8, 2022
Where: Xcel Energy Center, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Referees: Brandon Schrader, Ian Walsh
Linesmen: Michel Cormier, Ryan Gibbons
Attendance: 19078
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final OT123OTT
Washington 02002
Minnesota 0111SO3
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
Washington 20-7-7-2 10-3-4-1 10-4-3-1 L3
Minnesota 21-10-0-2 11-3-0-1 10-7-0-1 W2
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this win, the Minnesota Wild have a 11-3-0-1 record at home this season. The Washington Capitals have a 10-4-3-1 record on the road.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Wild have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Washington has a streak of 3 straight up losses. The Capitals have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Marcus Foligno played for 21:15 during 26 shifts and scored 1 point. Marcus Foligno had 1 goal and 0 assists.
  • Evgeny Kuznetsov played for 21:37 during 30 shifts and scored 1 point. Evgeny Kuznetsov had 1 goal and 0 assists.
  • Minnesota had 1 powerplay opportunity and converted 0 of them.
  • Washington had 5 powerplay opportunities and converted 1 of them.
Top Game Performances
Washington   Minnesota
Evgeny Kuznetsov 1 Points Marcus Foligno 1
Evgeny Kuznetsov 1 Goals Marcus Foligno 1
Lars Eller 1 Assists Matt Dumba 1
Evgeny Kuznetsov 1 Power Play Goals N/A
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Zach Fucale .955 Save Percentage Kaapo Kahkonen .935
Zach Fucale 21 Saves Kaapo Kahkonen 29
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Shots Goals PP PK PIM FW
Washington 31 2 1-5 1-1 2 34
Minnesota 22 3 0-1 4-5 10 33
Upcoming Games
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Winnipeg. The Wild have a W/L % of .700 after a win and .538 after a loss.
  • Washington will play their next game at home against Boston. The Capitals have a W/L % of .476 after a win and .667 after a loss.