The Minnesota Wild are the first team to 20 wins and have won 7 straight games after a 4-1 win at Phoenix Saturday night.  Kyle Brodziak had 2 goals and Mikko Koivu had a goal and an assist for the Wild.  Niklas Backstrom had 35 saves in net for Minnesota.

The Wild are 20-7-3 and with 43 points continue to lead the Northwest Division by 6 points over 2nd place Vancouver.  The Wild will play at Winnipeg Tuesday night at 8:30pm, pregame on WJON at 8:05.