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Canucks Fall 4-3 Against Minnesota - Game Recap

Minnesota needed a shootout to earn a 4-3 victory over Vancouver on Wednesday in NHL action at Rogers Arena.

Bettors who backed the Wild were rewarded as +112 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.0.

Minnesota got goals from Kevin Fiala, Alex Galchenyuk, and Luke Kunin in the victory. Fiala opened the scoring at 1:03 of the first period.

Devan Dubnyk turned in a 31-save effort for the Wild.

Vancouver got goals from J.T. Miller(2), and Jay Beagle in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Vancouver got a 25-stop effort from Jacob Markstrom in the loss.

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

Vancouver outshot Minnesota 34-28 in the game.

Minnesota heads into a battle against the Oilers. Vancouver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston.