St. Paul, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Zach Parise amassed two goals and an assist and the Minnesota Wild pulled away in the third period en route to a 5-1 victory over the Calgary Flames at XCel Energy Center.
Mikko Koivu scored once and assisted on two other goals for Minnesota, which fell behind 1-0 before dominating the rest of the way and concluding a four- game homestand with a third straight win. Three of those tallies came in the final 12 minutes.
Josh Harding turned aside 24-of-25 shots in another strong performance between the pipes, with Justin Fontaine and Zenon Konopka also potting goals in the rout.
Jiri Hudler's sixth goal of the season represented the only score for the Flames. Reto Berra came up with just 19-of-24 chances in his second NHL start.