The Minnesota Wild lost 2-1 at home against Edmonton Tuesday night. All 3 goals were scored in the 1st period. Benoit Pouliot scored both Edmonton goals while Thomas Vanek scored the lone Wild goal, his 13tth.
The Minnesota Wild lost 4-2 at home against Chicago Thursday night. Chicago scored 2 first period goals before Jason Zucker scored in the 2nd period. Bryan Bickel scored twice in the 3rd period for Chicago including an empty net goal.