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Flames scorch Wild, 5-2

After winning five straight, the Wild are in a mini-tailspin after back-to-back home losses.

After winning five straight, the Wild are in a mini-tailspin after back-to-back home losses.

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Flames send Wild to 5th straight loss

The Minnesota Wild suddenly can't win. It wasn't long ago the Wild pulled off seven consecutive wins, but the team is suddenly reeling. The Flames defeated the Wild 2-1 last night in Calgary, sending Minnesota to its fifth straight loss.

Flames torch Wild in St. Paul

The Minnesota Wild's freefall towards the bottom of the NHL continued Sunday with a 4-3 home loss to Calgary. The Wild is now 29-30-10, meaning they've gone 9-23-7 since December 10, when they were an NHL best 20-7-3.

Ducks defeat Wild, 3-2

The Anaheim Ducks defeated the Wild 3-2 Thursday night at Xcel Energy Center. It’s Minnesota’s fourth loss in their last five games, and they’ve failed to score more than two goals in six straight games. Jared Spurgeon and Matt Cullen scored for the Wild.

Streak ends. Wild lose 5-2 to Oilers

Minnesota had hoped to extend their four-year, 17-game home win streak against Edmonton Friday at Xcel, but the Oilers left with a 5-2 victory. The loss also snaps the Wild's four game winning streak.

Wild ends losing skid with 5-2 victory over Stars

The Wild (23-18-7) avoided their fifth consecutive loss with a win on home ice Saturday night. Minnesota beat the Dallas Stars 5-2. Three of those goals came in the second period. Cal Clutterbuck, Chad Rau and Kyle Brodziak all scored within 59-seconds. The Wild are back on the ice Tuesday in Colorado to play the Avalanche.

Preview: Wild vs. Flames

The Wild (21-14-6) are on the road again looking to improve their goal production. They're visiting Calgary for a Saturday night matchup. Minnesota has dropped 10 out of their last 11 games. These struggles followed a franchise-record seven game road winning streak. The Wild will play nine of their next 12 games on the road. The Flames (18-19-5) are looking to regroup at home after returning from their own rough road trip.

Wild finish road trip with 4-2 win over Columbus

The Minnesota Wild trailed 2-0 after one period before storming back for a 4-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets Tuesday night. Cal Clutterbuck scored the game-winner midway through the third period. Niklas Backstrom stopped 43 of 45 Columbus shots.