Wild Surge Into All Star Break With Win
The Minnesota Wild beat the St. Louis Blues 5-1 Thursday night at Xcel Energy Center. The Wild enter the all star break with a Western Conference-high 69 points on the season.
After a scoreless first period, Erik Haula, Mikko Koivu and Tyler Graovac each scored goals in the second period to give the Wild a 3-1 lead after two periods.
Mikael Granlund and Nino Niederreiter scored in the second period to seal the win for Minnesota.
The Wild will play again on Tuesday night in Edmonton. The game can be heard on AM 1390 KXSS with pregame coverage beginning at 7:45 p.m.