Minnesota Ices Edmonton 4-1 - Recap
The Wild beat Edmonton 4-1 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Anton Khudobin's Anton KhudobinSaves saves.
Minnesota won as a -126 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got goals from Andrew Brunette, Matt Cullen, Pierre-Marc Bouchard, and Brent Burns in the victory. Cullen opened the scoring at 1:39 of the first period.
Anton Khudobin turned in a 31-save effort for the Wild.
Magnus Paajarvi scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Anton Khudobin.
Edmonton got a 22-stop effort from Nikolai Khabibulin in the loss.
On the power play, Minnesota went 1-for-4, while the Oilers were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 32-26.
Minnesota heads into a battle against the Flames. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Dallas.