Preseason Gallery: Wild vs. Jets
Late Spurgeon power-play goal lifts Minnesota over Winnipeg 4-3.
Late Spurgeon power-play goal lifts Minnesota over Winnipeg.
Jared Spurgeon’s goal was one of three for the Wild in a 4-3 preseason home victory over the Jets on Saturday with Mikael Granlund and Nino Niederreiter potting the others. Erik Haula scored Minnesota’s lone other goal on a first-period penalty shot and Niklas Backstrom stopped 14 shots to get the win. Minnesota remains at home to face the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday, Sept. 29 at 7 p.m.