After a lengthy five day layoff, the Wild finally return to the ice Thursday night to host the Nashville Predators at the X. The Wild last played in Saturday's 3-2 overtime loss at St. Louis.

Both Minnesota and Nashville are 7-2-2 on the season and are tied for fourth place in the Central Division.

Tonight's game can be heard on AM 1240 WJON beginning with the pregame show at 6:45. The puck will drop at 7:00 p.m.