Nov. 16, 2012
"It was a hard fought game, I think, from start to finish. They had good jump. They hadn't played in a couple weeks, so we knew they were going to be excited to play, and they were. I thought that a couple key points of the game were, when we scored, they had good shifts after that."
"Give Wisconsin credit. They blocked some shots and they have a great penalty kill. We've got to bury some of those chances. We had a couple that I think we left out there."
"We had chances. We've got to bear down and put them in the back of the net. I thought we did a good job the first two periods of getting traffic in front of the goalie. I don't know why, but we kind of went away from that in the third."
Blake Wheeler Named Jets Captain
A three-year letter winner with the Gophers (2006-08), Wheeler totaled 96 points (42 goals, 54 assists) in 127 career games.
Gopher Hockey Heads to Las Vegas
Minnesota will play North Dakota in the 2018 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018.
Gophers Mourn Mike Pearson
A native of Fort Frances, Ontario, Pearson was a three-year letter winner and a captain for Minnesota.