Preview: The league-leading Wild has won six consecutive road games -- a franchise record -- and six in a row overall. The Wild hasn't won seven in a row since a nine-game streak in March 2007. The Pacific Division-leading Coyotes have lost three of five. Coach Dave Tippett, who also formerly coached the Dallas Stars, is 22-7-3 all-time vs. the Wild, 14-1-1 at home.
Players to watch: Wild leading scorer Mikko Koivu has points in 10 of his past 11 games (five goals, 14 points).... RW Nick Johnson has seven points in the past seven games. ... C Matt Cullen has 20 points in 35 games vs. the Coyotes. ... Coyotes LW Ray Whitney has 24 points in 22 games vs. the Wild.
Numbers: The Wild has the most road points in the Western Conference (20 in 14 games). ... The Wild is 18-1 when allowing two or fewer goals, 1-6-3 when yielding three or more.
Injuries: Wild LW Cal Clutterbuck (leg) practiced Friday and might play. G Josh Harding (neck), RW/LW Devin Setoguchi (leg), D Justin Falk (upper body), D Marek Zidlicky (concussion) and LW Guillaume Latendresse (concussion) are out. Coyotes D Kurt Sauer (postconcussion syndrome) and D Rostislav Klesla (lower body) are out.
|St. Louis - WP: L. Lynn||4||FINAL|
|Washington - LP: J. Zimmermann||3|
|Toronto - WP: M. Buehrle||5||FINAL|
|Cleveland - LP: C. Kluber||0|
|LA Angels - LP: C. Wilson||2||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: M. Scherzer||5|
|Baltimore - LP: B. Norris||2||FINAL|
|Boston - WP: J. Tazawa||4|
|Minnesota - LP: K. Correia||4||FINAL|
|Kansas City - WP: B. Chen||5|
|Cincinnati - LP: T. Cingrani||4||FINAL|
|Chicago Cubs - WP: E. Jackson||8|
|Houston - LP: C. Qualls||3||FINAL|
|Oakland - WP: D. Otero||4|
|Milwaukee - WP: J. Henderson||8||FINAL|
|Pittsburgh - LP: J. Grilli||7|
|Atlanta - WP: E. Santana||7||FINAL|
|NY Mets - LP: B. Colon||5|
|NY Yankees - LP: I. Nova||1||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - WP: C. Archer||16|
|Seattle - LP: R. Elias||0||FINAL|
|Miami - WP: H. Alvarez||7|
|Chicago WSox - LP: J. Quintana||3||FINAL|
|Texas - WP: C. Lewis||6|
|Philadelphia - LP: K. Kendrick||1||FINAL|
|Colorado - WP: J. Lyles||3|
|Arizona - LP: M. Bolsinger||6||FINAL|
|Los Angeles - WP: D. Haren||8|
|San Francisco - LP: T. Hudson||1||FINAL|
|San Diego - WP: E. Stults||3|
|Sporting Kansas City||4|
|Real Salt Lake||1|
Poll: Can the Wild rally to win its playoff series against Colorado?