Colorado vs Minnesota Recap - Wild Win 1-0
|Colorado vs Minnesota Recap - Wild Win 1-0|
Minnesota's defense, led by netminder Darcy Kuemper, shut down Colorado 1-0 at Xcel Energy Center on on Monday.
The Wild were a -125 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Minnesota got a goal from Mikael Granlund in the victory. Granlund opened the scoring at 5:08 of overtime.
Darcy Kuemper turned in a 22-save effort for the Wild.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 45 of 46 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Minnesota scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Minnesota by a margin of 46-22.