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.