Wild trim Avs in shootout

Mikko Koivu scored the tying goal on the power play and then potted the shootout winner Wednesday, as the Minnesota Wild defeated the Colorado Avalanche 3-2.

Minnesota won the game as -130 favorites, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (5.5).

Brent Burns scored the other marker for the Wild, and Niklas Backstrom stopped 33 shots for the win.

Darcy Tucker and Kyle Quincey answered for the Avalanche.