Radim Vrbata scored two goals in the third 2, at Xcel Energy Center.

Daymond Langkow and Ray Whitney also netted goals for the Coyotes, who snapped a four-game losing streak.

Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Matt Cullen lit the lamp for Minnesota, while Niklas Backstrom stopped 26-of-29 shots in the Wild's ninth loss in their last 10 games.