Carolina Hurricanes defeat Minnesota Wild, 2-1

HELSINKI, FINLAND - The Wild spent much of its week in Helsinki lounging around saunas, eating lots of reindeer and herring and picking up souvenirs.

Unfortunately for Minnesota, the one thing it couldn't grab on its way out of town was a victory.

Despite oodles of scoring chances and 60 minutes of desperate hockey, the Wild scored only one goal against Cam Ward in Game 2 of the NHL Premiere on Friday night. The Carolina Hurricanes took a 2-1 shootout win at sold-out...