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Matt Hackett file

  • December 7, 2011 - 11:57 PM

MATT HACKETT FILE

Tuesday night: Made 34 saves on 34 shots -- including 15 in the first period -- to win his NHL debut, playing all but the first 1:11. Youngest player ever to appear in goal for the Wild (born March 7, 1990).

Background: From London, Ontario. ... 6-2, 170 pounds. ... Catches left. ... Third-round draft pick (77th overall) of the Wild in 2009. ... 9-1-1, 2.11 goals-against average this season for Houston of the American Hockey League.

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