Minnesota Hockey Magazine

Grand Game Winner

Mikko Koivu is the shootout hero in milestone game win over Dallas

Koivu’s shootout goal in his 1000th game is the difference as the Wild came from behind to beat the Stars 3-2. The Minnesota captain also picked up his 700th career point with his assist on Kevin Fiala’s second period goal. The Wild trailed Dallas 2-1 with less than three minutes to play before Zach Parise’s goal sent the game to overtime. Here’s the game as seen through photographer Jeff Wegge‘s lens.