The Anaheim Ducks beat the Wild 3-2 Thursday night at the Xcel Energy Center of St. Paul.  Jared Spurgeon and Matt Cullen each scored a goal for the Wild.  Niklas Backstrom had 13 saves for the Wild.  Minnesota outshot Anaheim 25-16.

The Wild are 3-3-3 and will host Detroit at 7:00, pregame on WJON at 6:35.