The Minnesota Wild finally got their road victory.
It took overtime of the seventh game, but Minnesota defeated the Colorado Avalanche 5-4 and won the opening round playoff series in seven games.
Nino Niederreiter scored the winner in overtime as he capitalized on a 2-on-1 and whipped a shot by overmatched goalie Semyon Varlamov.
The Wild will play the Chicago Blackhawks in the second round of the playoffs.
Like the new article format? Send us feedback!