The Wild brings Phoenix to St. Paul for a match-up between Marek Zidlicky and and Ray Whitney. The Coyotes are 0-3-1 in their last four games.
Wild wins in shootout over Coyotes
The Minnesota Wild beat the Phoenix Coyotes, 3-2 Thursday night. Kyle Brodziak and Stephen Kampfer scored 54 seconds apart to give the Wild a 2-0 lead in the second period, but the Coyotes scored two goals in a little over a minute to tie the game in the third. Dany Heatley scored the shootout winner in the fifth round.