Minnesota Wild defeat Vancouver Canucks, 6-2

The Winter Olympics are happening two time zones away, but there was a definite international feel at Xcel Energy Center on Sunday.

In total, 12 Olympians participated in the game.

Vancouver's seven Olympians -- Daniel and Henrik Sedin (Sweden), Roberto Luongo (Canada), Christian Ehrhoff (Germany), Sami Salo (Finland), Pavol Demitra (Slovakia) and Ryan Kesler (United States) -- joined the Wild's five: Mikko Koivu, Niklas Backstrom and Antti Miettinen (Finland) and Ma...

VANCOUVER - How do you keep moving forward? How do you remember that the left foot follows the right? How do you lose a child, then keep working, even when forced to return to your dead son's birthplace a week after his funeral?

How do you function, when your voice breaks and you wipe away a tear at the first mention of your loss?

"I just think about him,'' Brian Burke said. "He would have wanted me to do this.''

Burke, who grew up in Edina, is the general manager...