Wild Fall 3-2 Against Vancouver - Game Recap
The Canucks earned a 3-2 victory over the Wild on Saturday at Rogers Arena.
Vancouver was favored by -200 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Vancouver got goals from Sami Salo, Daniel Sedin, and Jannik Hansen in the victory. Sedin opened the scoring at 16:28 of the second period.
Cory Schneider turned in a 21-save effort for the Canucks.
Kyle Brodziak and Devin Setoguchi scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Cory Schneider.
Minnesota got a 29-stop effort from Niklas Backstrom in the loss.
On the power play, Vancouver went 2-for-3, while the Wild were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 32-23.
Next game, Vancouver takes its act on the road to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Anaheim.