Pierre-Marc Bouchard suspended two games. Needless to say, we disagree with the finding.
Minnesota Wild 4-2 Columbus Blue Jackets: Dany Heatley leads the #mnwild to an impressive opening night win.
Our preview of tonight's matchup vs. the Minnesota WIld, with both teams looking for the first win of the season...
|- 1, Minnesota Goal - Matt Cullen, from Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Guillaume Latendresse at 1:10. 2, Minnesota Power-Play Goal - Marco Scandella, from Jared Spurgeon and Niklas Backstrom at 16:20. Penalties - Nick Schultz, Minnesota (Holding), 3:24; Mikko Koivu, Minnesota (Tripping), 11:03; Maksim Mayorov, Columbus (Interference), 14:46.|
|- 3, Minnesota Power-Play Goal - Dany Heatley, from Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Marek Zidlicky at 10:40. 4, Columbus Goal - Derek Dorsett, from Aaron Johnson and Jeff Carter at 17:53. 5, Minnesota Goal - Devin Setoguchi, from Dany Heatley and Mikko Koivu at 18:51. Penalties - Jeff Carter, Columbus (Cross checking), 3:03; Jared Spurgeon, Minnesota (Interference), 3:36; Marc Methot, Columbus (Holding), 10:30; Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Minnesota (Hi stick - double minor), 18:54.|
|- 6, Columbus Goal - Maksim Mayorov, from Grant Clitsome and Matt Calvert at 16:38. Penalties - Cal Clutterbuck, Minnesota (Hooking), 3:02; David Savard, Columbus (Holding the stick), 9:52.|