Minnesota Falls 4-2 to Coyotes - Recap
|Minnesota Falls 4-2 to Coyotes - Recap|
Phoenix got a pair of goals from Scottie Upshall as the Coyotes skated to a 4-2 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at Xcel Energy Center.
The Coyotes were a +115 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Phoenix got goals from Scottie Upshall (2), Ed Jovanovski, and Lauri Korpikoski in the victory. Jovanovski opened the scoring at 19:06 of the first period.
Jason LaBarbera turned in a 33-save effort for the Coyotes.
Matt Cullen and Mikko Koivu scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Jason LaBarbera.
Jose Theodore stopped 32 of 35 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Phoenix went 0-for-2, while the Wild were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 36-35.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Calgary.