Although both teams had chances in the first period, neither the MInnesota Wild nor the Washington Capitals were able to put a shot in the net, as the score is tied 0-0 after one.
Although the Capitals had two chances on the power play in the first period, the Wild have dominated many aspects of the game, including a 12-5 advantage in faceoffs, a 10-8 advantage in hits, and a 12-7 edge in shots. The Capitals have also hurt themselves with five giveaways.
For more updates from this game, keep it tuned to this StoryStream. For more on the Washington Capitals, visit Jasper's Rink. For more on the Minnesota Wild, make sure to stop by Hockey Wilderness. Still not enough hockey for you? The SB Nation NHL Hub Page will have all the latest news from around the league.