Ottawa vs Minnesota Recap - Senators Win 3-0
Ottawa's defense, led by netminder Robin Lehner, shut down Minnesota 3-0 at Xcel Energy Center on on Tuesday.
Bettors who backed the Senators were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Clarke MacArthur, Kyle Turris, and Erik Condra each scored for the Senators in the victory. MacArthur opened the scoring for Ottawa, finding the back of the net at 13:06 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Kyle Turris and Erik Karlsson.
Robin Lehner turned in a 27-save effort for the Senators.
Darcy Kuemper stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Ottawa scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 32-27.
Ottawa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track vs Edmonton.