Minnesota welcomes Calgary for Flames-Wild matchup
St. Paul, Minnesota; Monday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Minnesota Wild host the Calgary Flames.
The Wild are 9-11-2 in Western Conference games. Minnesota is fourth in the league shooting 10.8% and averaging 3.1 goals on 28.6 shots per game.
The Flames are 9-9-3 in Western Conference play. Calgary averages 9.3 penalty minutes per game, the eighth-most in the league. Milan Lucic leads the team serving 34 total minutes.
The matchup Monday is the first meeting this season for the two teams.
LAST 10 GAMES: Flames: 7-2-1, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.9 assists, 3.6 penalties and 9.1 penalty minutes while giving up 2.5 goals per game with a .925 save percentage.
Wild: 5-4-1, averaging 3.6 goals, 6.1 assists, 3.8 penalties and 8.8 penalty minutes while giving up 3.7 goals per game with a .888 save percentage.
INJURIES: Wild: Jason Zucker: out (lower body).
Flames: None listed.