Wild Play Tonight, Parise Injured 27 Nov 13

The Wild return to action tonight as they host the Phoenix Coyotes at The X.  Minnesota will then host Colorado on Friday to begin a home-and-home series.  The Wild finished 2-and-2 on their recent road trip including a 3-0 setback in St. Louis to wrap up the trek on Monday.  Minnesota is 15-6-and-4 on the season.  Phoenix sits at 14-6-and-4. Coverage begins at 6:30pm on 860 AM KNUJ.

Wild forward Zach Parise is expected to miss two-to-three weeks with a foot injury.  Parise sustained a contusion when blocking a shot in Minnesota’s 3-0 loss to St. Louis on Monday.  The 29-year-old leads the Wild this season with 22 points.  He has 11 goals and 11 assists in 25 games.