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“I knew I didn’t have much time,” O’Reilly said. “I had to finish online and try to attack. Fortunately, the timing was good.”
Nico Sturm Matt Dumba scored in Minnesota.
Bruce defeated Minnesota 9-1 on Friday night, winning three straight games and one point ahead of fourth-placed Arizona in the final playoff spot of the West Division. The team will meet in Minnesota for the third time on Monday four nights.
“As a team, we stuck together well,” O’Reilly said. “We have found a way to grind these coveted points. It’s a good weekend, but we still have a lot of work to do.”
Husso stopped 28 shots and Talbot made 27 saves.
Damba scored in one time from the Cross Ice Pass Ryan Suter The remaining 1:48 in the second period makes it 2-1.
Sturm, recalled by the taxi team before the contest, took a 1-0 lead on a wrist shot from Face Off Dot later in the first period.
Hoffman, who has 11 goals, has been a healthy scratch in three of the last six games and has been the subject of trade rumors.
“Whenever you can contribute and help your team earn valuable points, it feels good,” Hoffman said.
Hoffman does not allow rumors to affect his game with a closing deadline approaching Monday.
“Sometimes you have to deal with them,” Hoffman said.
Minnesota Left Kevin Fiara I participated in the warm-up before the game, but I was out of the lineup due to an injury to my upper body. He is second on the team with 14 goals.
Mike Hoffman, who turned from a healthy scratch last night to a first star tonight, said, “It looks like you’re turning a corner here and starting to play good hockey. It’s fun to join.”#stlblues pic.twitter.com/oQN0dQTFB2
— Bally Sports Midwest (@BallySportsMW) April 11, 2021
After a disastrous performance on Friday, Wild was able to recover with great effort.
“We competed for the ass,” said Minnesota coach Dean Evason. “There were a few bad bounces and that was the difference.”
“I thought tonight was a step in the right direction,” he said. “We needed to respond after the last match. Everything is right to win the hockey match tonight.”
The latest information on injuries
Robert Thomas of St. Louis C has been out for at least two weeks with an upper body injury after being hit by Minnesota D Carson Sorcy later in the contest on Friday. Hoffman, a healthy scratch from the previous two games, has replaced Thomas.