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Minnesota Skates Past Toronto 2-0 - Recap

Minnesota's defense, led by netminder Alex Stalock, shut down Toronto 2-0 at Xcel Energy Center on on Thursday.

Minnesota won as a -122 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Minnesota got goals from Tyler Ennis, and Mikael Granlund in the victory. Ennis opened the scoring at 18:06 of the first period.

Alex Stalock turned in a 28-save effort for the Wild.

Frederik Andersen stopped 24 of 26 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Minnesota went 0-for-1, while the Maple Leafs were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.

Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 28-26.

Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Oilers. The Maple Leafs will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.