Recap - Coyotes Defeat Minnesota 4-2
|Recap - Coyotes Defeat Minnesota 4-2|
Phoenix earned a 4-2 victory over Minnesota behind a 2-goal performance from Radim Vrbata on Saturday at Xcel Energy Center.
Phoenix won as a +110 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Phoenix got goals from Radim Vrbata (2), Ray Whitney, and Daymond Langkow in the victory. Langkow opened the scoring at 15:02 of the second period.
Curtis McElhinney turned in a 28-save effort for the Coyotes.
Matt Cullen and Pierre-Marc Bouchard scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Curtis McElhinney.
Minnesota got a 26-stop effort from Niklas Backstrom in the loss.
On the power play, Phoenix went 1-for-3, while the Wild were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blues. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track at Vancouver.