Edmonton Oilers face the Minnesota Wild
St. Paul, Minnesota; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Edmonton Oilers travel to play the Minnesota Wild.
Minnesota finished 23-22-5 in Western Conference action and 16-18-7 at home during the 2018-19 season. The Wild scored 210 total goals last season, 49 on power plays and five shorthanded.
Edmonton finished 21-24-5 in Western Conference action and 17-19-5 on the road in the 2018-19 season. The Oilers averaged 2.8 goals and 4.7 assists per game last season.
The matchup Tuesday is the first meeting of the season between the two teams.
Wild Injuries: Joel Eriksson Ek: out (lower body).