Wild Beat Oilers In Shootout
The Minnesota Wild beat Edmonton 3-2 in an overtime shootout on the road Wednesday night. Kyle Brodziak had a goal in regulation and one in the shootout to get the win. Devin Setoguchi had a goal in regulation and Niklas Backstrom had 28 saves for Minnesota. The Wild scored 2 2nd period goals after falling behind 2-0. The Wild were outshot 30-29.
Minnesota is 15-7-3 and with 33 points leads the Northwest Division by 4 points over 2nd place Vancouver. The Wild host New Jersey at 7pm Friday night, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 6:35.