The Minnesota Wild lost their final preseason game 4-3 in an overtime shootout to Edmonton at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul Friday night.  Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Mikko Koivu and Devin Setoguchi each scored a goal for the Wild and Marek Zidlicky had 2 assists for Minnesota.

The Wild will host Columbus October 8 in their regular season opener at 7:05, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 6:35.