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Coyotes Fall 5-2 Against Minnesota - Game Recap

Minnesota skated to a 5-2 victory over Arizona on Tuesday in NHL action at Xcel Energy Center.

Minnesota was favored by -357 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.0.

Marcus Foligno, Joel Eriksson Ek, Jonas Brodin, Jordan Greenway, and Kirill Kaprizov each scored for the Wild in the victory. Eriksson opened the scoring for Minnesota.

Kaapo Kahkonen turned in a 29-save effort for the Wild.

Arizona got goals from Anton Stralman, and Clayton Keller in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Scott Wedgewood stopped 32 of 37 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Minnesota scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Arizona went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.

Minnesota outshot Arizona 37-31 in the game.

Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Vegas.