Minnesota Wild Clinch Playoff Berth

Minnesota Wild Clinch Playoff Berth
(St. Paul, MN) -- The Minnesota Wild are heading to the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time since 2008 and just the fourth time in team history. The Wild clinched the top wild card spot in the NHL's Western Conference last night with a 4-3 shootout victory over the Boston Bruins at the Xcel Energy Center. Minnesota will face the second-seed in the conference in the opening round of the playoffs.