Vancouver vs Minnesota Wrap - Minnesota Wins 3-2
|Vancouver vs Minnesota Wrap - Minnesota Wins 3-2|
It came down to a shootout and Josh Harding foiled the opposition in a 3-2 victory for Minnesota over Vancouver Tuesday.
Minnesota won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jason Pominville potted the shootout winner for Minnesota. Zach Parise and Charlie Coyle each scored for the Wild in the victory. Parise opened the scoring for Minnesota, finding the back of the net at 11:46 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Mikko Koivu and Ryan Suter.
Josh Harding turned in a 29-save effort for the Wild.
David Booth and Jannik Hansen scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Josh Harding.
Vancouver got a 30-stop effort from Roberto Luongo in the loss.
On the power play, Minnesota went 1-for-2, while the Canucks were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Minnesota by a margin of 32-31.
Minnesota heads into a battle against the Penguins. Vancouver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Dallas.