Colorado Avalanche (31-38-1) @ Minnesota Wild (32-29-8)
Xcel Energy Center @ 7:00 CDT
Television: FSN (HD)
Radio: Listen Live
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Miettinen - Koivu - Brunette
Johnsson - Schultz
Smyth - Wolski - Hejduk
Foote - Clark
- The Wild have given up 3.40 goals per game in its last 10.
- Still no Brent Burns or Marian Gaborik.
Colorado is nine points behind the Wild.
- Peter Budaj is 8-7-2 with a 2.77 GAA against the Wild.
- Minnesota is 7-1-2 in its last 10 regular-season meetings with Colorado.
Questions to Answer
- Any chance the Wild find their stride for the last 13 games?
Can Backstrom get on a hot streak?
Will the luck of the Irish pay dividends for Northern Ireland's own Owen Nolan?
Will the Wild's offense get on track?
Can Mikko Koivu find his game?