Wild gameday

7 p.m. vs. Columbus FSN, 107.9-FM

Injury-plagued Wild back home

Preview: After three road games, the Wild (1-1-1) opens its home season against Columbus (2-1) with a very depleted roster. Five forwards are out. The Wild called up Luke Kunin, Christoph Bertschy, Landon Ferraro and Zack Mitchell from the Iowa Wild on Friday. The Wild is 14-0-2 in its first games of the season at Xcel Energy Center.

– Goalie Devan Dubynk on the Wild's injury woes.

Numbers: Dubnyk earned his 100th victory as a Wild player in Thursday's game at Chicago.

Injuries: Forwards Zach Parise (undisclosed), Mikael Granlund (groin), Charlie Coyle (right fibula fracture), Nino Niederreiter (left ankle sprain) and Marcus Foligno (facial fracture) are out.

Megan Ryan