Granlund lifts Wild in OT

It took 65-plus excruciating, tense-filled, nail-biting minutes, but the Minnesota Wild finally found a way to beat Semyon Varlamov.

Recap: Minnesota vs. Colorado

Markus Granlund scored at 5:08 of overtime as the Minnesota Wild grabbed a 1-0 win over the Colorado Avalanche in Game 3 of the Western Conference quarterfinals.

NHL Capsules

Brandon Sutter, Lee Stempniak and Jussi Jokinen scored in a span of 2:13 of the third period to revive the Pittsburgh Penguins in a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night.

Blues' Backes out for Game 3

St. Louis Blues coach Ken Hitchcock confirmed that captain David Backes will not play in Game 3 of the team's Western Conference quarterfinal series against the Chicago Blackhawks on Monday.

Penguins recall F Conner prior to Game 3

The Pittsburgh Penguins recalled forward Chris Conner from his conditioning assignment with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League prior to Monday's Game 3 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series against the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Flyers G Emery to start Game 3

The Philadelphia Flyers have named Ray Emery as their starting goaltender for Game 3 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series against the New York Rangers.

'Go Wild Day' in Minnesota

Gov. Mark Dayton has declared Monday "Go Wild Day" as the Minnesota Wild return to the Twin Cities for the third game of the NHL hockey playoff series against the Colorado Avalanche.