Minnesota Wild defenseman Ryan Suter (20) controls the puck with Ottawa Senators center Zack Smith (15) chasing during the third period at the Canadian Tire Centre.The Wild defeated the Senators 4-3. Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports

Wild bounce back with win at Ottawa


By Don Brennan, The Sports Xchange

Minnesota 4  Ottawa 3

OTTAWA -- Minnesota Wild coach Mike Yeo was certain his team would bounce back from a disappointing loss the night before. It almost always does.

On the heels of a 6-2 loss in Montreal, Wild center Mikko Koivu scored with 2:57 left in the third period to give Minnesota a 4-3 win over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night at the Canadian Tire Centre.

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