Backstrom, Wild blank Bruins
|Backstrom, Wild blank Bruins|
Nicklas Backstrom stopped 28 shots to earn the shutout, as the Minnesota Wild stunned the Boston Bruins 1-0 on Tuesday night.
Minnesota upset Boston as +220 road underdogs as the game played under the 5.5-goal total listed by sportsbooks.
Marek Zidlicky scored for the Wild, while Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Krys Kolanos assisted on the goal for Minnesota.
Boston goaltender Manny Fernandez made 23 saves in a losing effort for the Bruins.