It’s the gamethread, so why wouldn’t we start off with a bunch of “FIRSTS!!!!1!!”
Tonight’s game is:
- The first Minnesota Wild/St. Louis Blues matchup of 2021
- The first Wild/Blues matchup in over a calandar year
- The first of eight Wild/Blues matchups between now and May 1st.
Cam Talbot for the Wild, Jordan Binnington for the Blues.
Oh, and Dumba’s back.
Who will score first?
Minnesota Wild vs. St. Louis Blues
When: 7:00 p.m. CT
Where: Xcel Energy Center
TV: Fox Sports North
Radio: KFAN 100.3 FM
* Zach Parise is still on the COVID protocol. Marcus Foligno is still out with a lower body injury.
St. Louis Blues
* Colton Parayko took part in practice but is currently still on IR. Tyler Bozak did not take part in the optional practice.