Wild nip Hurricanes

Wild nip Hurricanes

Stephane Veilleux scored the winner in the second period, as the Minnesota Wild edged the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Tuesday night.

Minnesota won as -145 home favorites as the game played under the 5.5-goal total listed by oddsmakers.

Marian Gaborik had a goal and an assist for the Wild, who got two assists from Mikko Koivu in the win.

Ron Brind'Amour and Ray Whitney each had a marker and a helper for Carolina, which outshot Minnesota 37-23.