No guarantees for Devan Dubnyk or Alex Stalock.
Goaltending reigns supreme in the playoffs.
Jared Spurgeon added two goals for the Wild's first Game 1 victory since 2015.
The Wild will open their best-of-five series on Sunday night.
Minnesota jumped four teams Thursday night.
A change at head coach didn't lead to an inspiring effort.
The Wild blew a two-goal lead in the third period leading to a shootout defeat
Dubnyk has allowed 10 goals in his last two games.
The deal keeps him under contract through the 2021-22 season.