Tag Archives: Nino Niederreiter

OT Winner in Game 5 Sees 30th-seeded ’85-’86 Whalers Over 35th-seeded ’14-’15 Wild

This series was about as close as a five-game series can be. The 30th-seeded ’85-’86 Hartford Whalers average 44.6 shots per game while the 35th-seeded ’14-’15 Minnesota Wild averaged 42.4 shots per game. However, the Whalers were able to capitalize … Continue reading

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’14-’15 Wild Defeat ’08-’09 Wild in Seven Games to Clinch First UNP Appearance

Here is the 2016 Minnesota Wild Qualifying Tournament in its entirety. For the first time in Ultimate NHL Playoff, the ’08-’09 Minnesota Wild will not be the franchises representative. The ’14-’15 Minnesota Wild came back from a 3-2 series deficit … Continue reading

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3rd-seeded ’14-’15 Wild Get First Win on Home Ice in Series in Game 7; Defeat 6th-seeded ’12-’13 Wild in Seven Games

In Game 1, the 3rd-seeded ’14-’15 Wild scored three goals in the second period as they held a 4-2 lead going into the third. However, the 6th-seeded ’12-’13 Wild staged a comeback in the third. They scored four goals in the … Continue reading

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Backstrom Shuts Out the 2nd-seeded ’13-’14 Wild Twice as 7th-seeded ’08-’09 Wild Pull Off Upset in Six Games

The series starting with the two teams combining for four goals in the first period of Game 1. The 7th-seeded ’08-’09 Wild held a 3-1 lead after one period and held on for a 4-2 win. Mikko Koivu began what would be … Continue reading

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