Preview: The Wild has lost 10 of 11 (1-7-3) and is 0-5-1 in its past six on the road, scoring four goals in that stretch. The Flames are coming off a 9-0 beatdown in Boston and have lost five in a row and nine of 13.
Players to watch: Flames captain Jarome Iginla, the all-time leading scorer against the Wild with 33 goals and 61 points, is one goal from 500. G Niklas Backstrom might start for the Wild. He is 5-0 in his past six decisions in Calgary (0.52 goals-against average, .984 save percentage) and hasn't given up a goal in 125 minutes, 17 seconds there.
Numbers: The Wild is 6-2 in its past eight games at the Saddledome after starting 3-18-4 there. ... Wild C Matt Cullen is set to play his 999th game. ... This is a battle between the 25th-ranked offense (Calgary) and 29th (Minnesota).
Injuries: Wild W Pierre-Marc Bouchard (lower body) missed the past two practices and is questionable. D Clayton Stoner (groin) is expected to return. LW Guillaume Latendresse (concussion) and Jarod Palmer (upper body) are out. Calgary LW Rene Bourque (suspended), D Mark Giordano (leg), LW Alex Tanguay (upper body), RW David Moss (ankle), G Henrik Karlsson (knee), C Matt Stajan (ankle) are out. D Scott Hannan (upper body) is questionable.
|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||3||Bottom 6th Inning|
|Milwaukee - M. Garza||6:05 PM|
|Pittsburgh - W. Rodriguez|
|Atlanta - E. Santana||6:10 PM|
|NY Mets - B. Colon|
|NY Yankees - I. Nova||6:10 PM|
|Tampa Bay - C. Archer|
|Seattle - R. Elias||6:10 PM|
|Miami - H. Alvarez|
|Chicago WSox - J. Quintana||7:05 PM|
|Texas - C. Lewis|
|Philadelphia - K. Kendrick||7:10 PM|
|Colorado - J. Lyles|
|Arizona - M. Bolsinger||7:10 PM|
|Los Angeles - D. Haren|
|San Francisco - T. Hudson||7:40 PM|
|San Diego - E. Stults|
|Golden State||102||4th Qtr 2:10|
|New England||1||2nd Half 5:00|
|San Jose||5:00 PM|
|Los Angeles||6:00 PM|
|Toronto FC||7:30 PM|
|Sporting Kansas City|
|Real Salt Lake|
Poll: Can the Wild rally to win its playoff series against Colorado?