7 p.m. vs. Arizona • Xcel Energy Center • BSN, 100.3-FM
Wild update: The Wild has three more games at home this week before returning to the road. Over its last three games at Xcel Energy Center, the Wild has outscored the opposition 18-5. C Ryan Hartman has a goal in each of his past three appearances, which is tied for the longest goal-scoring streak of his career. His linemate, LW Kirill Kaprizov, already has five points on this five-game homestand. The Wild has won the past five matchups in St. Paul vs. the Coyotes.
Coyotes update: Arizona kicked off its road trip on Monday in Winnipeg, the second of three in a row against its new Central Division rivals. The Coyotes previously played out of the Pacific Division before Seattle joined the NHL. Before facing Winnipeg, Arizona had dropped two straight after posting its first two-game win streak. Like in 2017-18, the Coyotes started 0-10-1, which is tied for the second-longest winless streak to open a season. They've also lost seven consecutive games to the Wild.