The Colorado Avalanche decisively defeated the Minnesota Wild, 6 to 3, on December 23, 2001.

Final

MIN

Wild

13-14-5-3

3

COL

Avalanche

21-13-4-0

6

Team

MIN

COL

1

1

2

2

0

2

3

2

2

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MIN

COL

Wild

Jim Dowd (PP) assisted by Willie Mitchell and Andrew Brunette

1

0

Avalanche

Brian Willsie (EV) assisted by Scott Parker and Martin Skoula

1

1

Avalanche

Alex Tanguay (PP) assisted by Joe Sakic and Rob Blake

1

2

2nd period

MIN

COL

Avalanche

Milan Hejduk (PP) assisted by Alex Tanguay and Rob Blake

1

3

Avalanche

Eric Messier (EV) assisted by Scott Parker

1

4

3rd period

MIN

COL

Avalanche

Greg de Vries (SH) assisted by Steve Reinprecht and Shjon Podein

1

5

Avalanche

Brian Willsie (EV) assisted by Scott Parker and Brad Larsen

1

6

Wild

Andrew Brunette (PP) assisted by Brad Bombardir

2

6

Wild

Aaron Gavey (EV) assisted by Darby Hendrickson

3

6