Wild Fall 5-1 Against Vancouver - Game Recap
Vancouver cruised to victory on Friday, earning an easy 5-1 win over the Wild at Rogers Arena.
The Canucks were a -210 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Vancouver got goals from Manny Malhotra (2), Raffi Torres, Ryan Kesler, and Jeff Tambellini in the victory. Torres opened the scoring at 11:00 of the first period.
Cory Schneider turned in a 23-save effort for the Canucks.
Antti Miettinen scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Cory Schneider.
Minnesota got a 30-stop effort from Jose Theodore in the loss.
Vancouver scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 35-24.
Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Avalanche. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.