Wild Top Jets In Overtime Tuesday
The Wild beat the Jets 1-0 in overtime in Winnipeg Tuesday night in their second preseason game of the season. Minnesota previously had lost to Buffalo Monday night.
Niklas Backstrom was named the first star of the game following his 28-save shutout, and Matt Dumba scored the game-winning goal at 4:12 of overtime, with assists credited to Justin Fontaine and Charlie Coyle.
The Wild are back in action Thursday night at Columbus.