St. PAUL, Min. (AP) – Nick Bonino և Kevin Fiala scored three goals in the third round, while the rising Minnesota Wild beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-1 on Sunday.
Victor Rusk and Elle Erickson Eck also scored against Minnesota, now two points away from Vegas at the top of the West Division.
Minnesota, 11-2-1 in its last 14 games, has lost four games in a row and seven wins in a row.
In the second of three consecutive games between the teams, Phil Kessel scored against Arizona.
Returning to the ice for a few seconds, coming out of the penalty box, spreading the central ice logo, Bonino crossed the Fiala and knocked out Antti Ranta in the final 6. 03
Fiala և Matt Dumba perfectly executed the goal of the transfer ball given by Fiala five minutes later. It was the second goal for Minnesota in 11 games, which turned into the worst 8.4% of the league for its power play opportunities.
Kesel scored the only goal of the opening period.
Outside of Dubai, Lawson Cruise missed a pass from under the right wing, where Jon Onas Brodin made a mistake for Minnesota. Kessel quickly scored for his first goal in eight games from Cam Talbot.
Talbot, who stopped 25 shots on Friday, finished 21 saves. Ranta had 31 points for Arizona.
Rusk equalized early in the second half with his first goal in 11 games.
Kirill Kaprizov walked behind the net և passed to Mats uc ucarrelo, whose shot was partially stopped by Raanta. Putting it on blue, Rusk scored his sixth goal of the season. Last season, he played five games in 43 games.
Caprizov leads the Wild and NHL rookies with 24 points, including Friday’s hat-trick. Uc Ucarrelo, who has made five assists in the last three games, is third in the team with 18.
DAMAGE IS UPDATED
Arizona D’s Niklas Hjalmarson missed the game with a bodily injury. He is mentioned day by day. Ilya Lyubushkin played in five games for the first time. … Wild LW Marcus Foligno missed the game. He left on Friday after receiving a slap in the right leg. The team did not provide any updates. C Wild C Marcus Johansson (upper body injury) trained on Saturday but missed his 13th game in a row.
The teams conclude the series of three games in St. Paul on Tuesday.
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