Minnesota Falls 2-1 to Coyotes - Recap
|Minnesota Falls 2-1 to Coyotes - Recap|
The Wild came up short Monday against the Coyotes, falling 2-1.
Phoenix won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Phoenix got goals from Lauri Korpikoski and Martin Hanzal in the victory. Korpikoski opened the scoring at 15:09 of the first period.
Mike Smith stopped 21 of 22 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Minnesota got a goal from Zach Parise in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Minnesota got a 32-stop effort from Niklas Backstrom in the loss.
On the power play, Phoenix went 0-for-1, while the Wild were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 34-22.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blackhawks. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track vs Vancouver.