The Minnesota Wild beat the Vancover Canucks 5-3 Monday night at Xcel Energy Center. Minnesota has now won six straight games and now trail Vancouver by three points for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

Jordan Schroeder, Jason Pominville, Nino Neiderreiter, Kyle Brodziak and Ryan Suter all scored goals for Minnesota, and Mikko Koivu added three assists in the win.

The Wild are at Winnipeg Tuesday night.