Sunday, October 2, 2016
St. Paul, Minnesota – Las Vegas goal scorer Jason Zucker, getting a sharp pass from Joel Eriksson, scored with 4:55 to play to help the NHL Minnesota Wild beat the the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on home ice at the XCel Energy Center. It was Jason’s second goal in the pre-season. There were thousands of little ones in the arena for the Wild’s ‘Kids Day’ promotion.
It was the first loss in pre-season for the Hurricanes now 3-1-1; the Wild is 2-2-0.