ST PAUL, MN - MAY 7: Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks blocks a shot by Jared Spurgeon #46 of the Minnesota Wild during the first period of Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Xcel Energy Center on May 7, 2013 in St Paul, Minnesota.
Yeah, I played with a lot of different partners this year ... But (Scandella and I) played a lot together in Houston the first two years so there's sort of old habits with him. And we've been in the same system with Mike Yeo. So we've learned it from the beginning. When you're able to play together, you do develop those habits. And he talks a lot out there, too. I'm able to know where he is just by listening to his voice.
At first you get out there with him and it's kind of exciting ... It was obviously a huge signing. He's had a great year and he's been great for the team.More quotes »
Koivu, Wild break through with 4-2 win over Oilers
against the Oilers to 17-0. The Wild have won 19 of their last 20 games here against their orange-and-blue division rivals. Jared Spurgeon and Charlie Coyle each had a goal and an assist, and Koivu contributed two assists. The 43 shots were a season best for Read more »
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