Contact Us

Pittsburgh Beats Wild In Overtime Thursday

Photo by Harry How/Getty Images

The Penguins beat the Wild 3-2 in overtime Thursday night at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh.

The Wild’s Thomas Vanek answered a first period Penguins goal with a goal at :33 of the second period to tie the game at one. Zach Parise scored at 7:12 of the third period to give the Wild a 2-1 lead, but Pittsburgh answered just :14 later to tie the game at two.

The Penguins scored halfway through the overtime period to earn the win.

Darcy Kuemper got the start at goalie for Minnesota and made 14 saves on 15 shots over two periods of play. Illya Bryzgalov played the third period and overtime, making ten saves on 12 shots.

The Wild host Winnipeg Saturday night.

More WJON News

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The WJON VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The WJON VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.