Wild: 32 GP, 44 points, Won 9 straight
Rangers: 35 GP, 47 points, Lost 1.
Wild are 9-1-0 in their last 10 (1 OT, 1 SO)
Rangers are 3-7-0 in their last 10 (1 OT, 2 SO)
Wild have scored 95 goals (2.97 GPG), allowed 62 (1.94); 1.03 goal differential per game
Rangers have scored 115 goals (3.29), allowed 82 (2.34); 0.94 goal differential per game
Wild played last night, Rangers have 2 days rest coming into this game.
Wild leading scorers are Eric Staal and Charlie Coyle, with 11.
Rangers leading scorer is Michael Grabner with 14 goals
For the Wild, Eric Haula (LBI) and Zach Parise (strep throat) are out.
For the Rangers, Rick Nash (pulled groinerik) and Mika Zibanejad (broken leg) are out.
For the Wild, St Devan leads the team in net, although we could see Darcy tonight given the Wild played last night. Charlie Coyle (5 pts in 5 gm) and Mikael Granlund (3 in 2) are also playing well.
For the Rangers, King Henrik is playing well, 3-0-0, 0.967, 0.98 in his last 3 games.
Leading scorer Michael Grabner has only 3 points in his last 14 games.
Nino Niederreiter has 0 points in his last 3 games.