Down 2-0, Wild faces 'huge' game against Winnipeg

NHL playoffs 2018: Live score, highlights, updates from Jets vs. Wild Game 2

NHL playoffs 2018: Live score, highlights, updates from Jets vs. Wild Game 2

Not long after, defenseman Tyler Myers walked around Jason Zucker before beating Dubnyk with a shot to the far side to give the Jets the lead.

While some teams opt to stay at hotels for home games to avoid distractions, Gallant said the Golden Knights, who won the series opener against the Los Angeles Kings 1-0 and hosted Game 2 late Friday night, will maintain the same routines they followed during the regular season.

Winnipeg Jets fans won't be partying outside Xcel Energy Centre Sunday after the Minnesota Wild cancelled its outdoor pre-game party.

The Minnesota Wild are hoping a change of scenery will jolt them back into their first-round playoff series. "It's a hockey state for sure".

"We've had quite a few players out for quite a while here".

"We have to take care of business at home".

Well the Wild are put to that test and until that happens they are still in this series. The previous four were when he played for Colorado and St. Louis, including the Blues' first-round victory last season.

"It's all part of the learning process for the new guys, and the veteran guys who've had that experience before can help out".

More than 13 inches of snow had fallen on Minneapolis-St.

There were doubts about the status of the game after severe weather conditions forced the Jets to fly back to Winnipeg after a blizzard prevented the team's flight from landing in Minneapolis on Saturday. If the Wild doesn't want this series to end the way those did, this is a must win. But by no means is it, 'Oh, we're at home. It's a free couple wins, ' " Parise said. "(The Jets) are playing really well and we're going to have to play much better". Keep on scrolling for Friday night's schedule, game-by-game updates and odds/predictions for the entire postseason. "Too little, too late, but I think we showed fight", Schneider said. The Jets also cranked up their physical play Friday, outhitting the visitors 38-23.

Myers' chance had been set up by young Jack Roslovic, dressed on an emergency basis to take the place of injured Mathieu Perreault.

The 2018 Stanley Cup playoffs began this week, and there is a long list of former MI hockey players competing for the NHL's most coveted prize. "It's special to get a start, it's special to get starts in the playoffs and carry a team and try to be the block in the wall behind them".

Air Canada Flight 7017 arrived in Duluth a little after 2 p.m. Saturday and headed back to Winnipeg a little after 4:30 p.m.

"Once you get out there and get playing the game and get into the feel of the game and make a pass or a hit or something like that, you just feel like you're playing", he said.

"It would be disappointing if we can't go, but it is what it is".

"Just get more zone time and play better", Boudreau said bluntly to open up a short-lived press conference.

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