Vancouver visits Minnesota after Boeser's 2-goal game
St. Paul, Minnesota; Sunday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Vancouver visits the Minnesota Wild after Brock Boeser scored two goals in the Canucks' 6-3 win against the Sabres.
The Wild are 12-12-3 in Western Conference games. Minnesota has scored 25 power-play goals, converting on 18.1% of chances.
The Canucks are 12-9-3 in Western Conference play. Vancouver ranks sixth in the league averaging 5.8 assists per game, led by Quinn Hughes with 0.6.
The teams meet Sunday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Canucks: 8-2-0, averaging four goals, 6.8 assists, 3.9 penalties and 9.1 penalty minutes while allowing 3.4 goals per game with a .906 save percentage.
Wild: 4-5-1, averaging 2.9 goals, 5.2 assists, 3.2 penalties and 7.1 penalty minutes while giving up 3.2 goals per game with a .899 save percentage.
INJURIES: Wild: Jason Zucker: day to day (lower body).
Canucks: None listed.