Pregame Warmup: Minnesota Duluth At Minnesota State-Mankato

The Minnesota Duluth men’s hockey team is at Minnesota State-Mankato for a 7:07 p.m. nonconference contest tonight at the Verizon Wireless Center after falling 5-4 in overtime to their former WCHA rivals in Duluth on Friday.

Tonight is the Mavericks’ regular season home opener. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/mattwellens.

The Bulldogs’ line chart for tonight can be seen here. Kasimir Kaskisuo gets the start in goal over Matt McNeely, who made 20 saves in the loss.

The Mavericks’ line chart can be seen here. Cole Huggins gets the start over Stephon Williams, who made 34 saves in the OT win.

From the DNT last night:

Dogs fall to Mavericks in overtime

Postgame: Minnesota State-Mankato 5, Minnesota Duluth 4 (OT)

From the other side (Mankato Free Press):

Mavericks defeat Bulldogs 5-4 in overtime

Freddy’s Three Thoughts of the Game