Coyotes Edge Wild 05 Feb 13

Phoenix goalie Mike Smith made 32 saves to lead the Coyotes to a 2-1 win over the visiting Wild. Martin Hanzal and Lauri Korpikoski each lit the lamp for Phoenix. It was the fourth goal of the season for each. The ‘Yotes won their second straight to move to 4-4-and-2. Zach Parise [[ puh-ree-see ]] scored his sixth goal of the year for Minnesota. Niklas Backstrom halted 21 shots in the defeat. The Wild have lost two straight to fall to 4-4-and-1. Minnesota hosts Vancouver on Thursday night. Listen for the play by play on 860 AM KNUJ.