Wild Top Colorado 3-2
The Minnesota Wild downed Colorado 3-2 in Denver Tuesday night to take a 2-game winning streak into the NHL All Star Break. Carson McMillan scored the game-winning goal breaking the 2-all tie in the 3rd period. Dany Heatley and Justin Falk each scored a goal for the Wild. Niklas Backstrom had 24 saves for Minnesota. The Wild outshot Colorado 34-26.
Minnesota is 24-18-7 and with 55 points are in 8th place in the Western Conference Standings. The Wild are 1 point better than Colorado. Minnesota is off until Tuesday, January 31 at 7:00, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 6:35.