Wild Clip Canucks 19 Mar 13

Minnesota rookie Charlie Coyle scored the go-ahead goal 3:20 into the third period and teammate Matt Cullen added some insurance less than six minutes later, as the Wild clipped the Canucks 3-1 in Vancouver last night. Jonas Brodin [[ YOH-nuss BROH-deen ]] also lit the lamp for Minnesota, which has won three in-a-row and five of its last six. It was the Wild’s first victory in Vancouver since January 31st, 2009. Niklas Backstrom stopped 35 of the 36 shots he faced in the victory. Henrik Sedin [[ HEN-rick suh-DEEN ]] scored the lone goal for the Canucks, who have lost two in-a-row and six of their last eight. Robert Luongo [[ loo-WAHN-goh ]] allowed all three goals on 25 shots in defeat. The Wild travel to Detroit tomorrow, catch all the action on 860 AM KNUJ.