The Austin Bruins grabbed an early lead in the game and they have an early lead in the series.
Austin beat Minnesota 2-1 on Friday night, taking a 1-0 lead in their Central Division playoff series.
Valdemar Ahlberg scored in the first period for the Bruins and they never looked back.
Alex Schilling made 20 saves for Austin.
Game 2 is Saturday night at 7:05.