The Minnesota Wild lost 4-3 to St. Louis in a preseason game Tuesday night.  Minnesota led 3-2 after 2 periods but couldn't hold onto the lead.  Dany Heatley had 2 assists and Marek Zidlicky, Mikko Koivu and Brett Bullmer each scored a goal for Minnesota.  Niklas Backstrom had 22 saves for the Wild.

Minnesota is 3-2-0 this preseason and will play at Columbus at 7pm Thursday in another preseason game.