Wild rally past Islanders

Wild rally past Islanders

The Minnesota Wild scored two goals in the third period to come back and defeat the New York Islanders 3-2 Friday night.

Minnesota won the game as -140 favorites, while the five goals went UNDER the posted over/under (5.5).

Owen Nolan potted two goals and Mikko Koivu added the other marker for the Wild. Niklas Backstrom stopped 27 shots in the win.

Jon Sim and Josh Bailey replied for the Islanders.