St. Paul, MN – Frans Nielsen scored in the second round of 1.
Andrew MacDonald scored in regulation for the Islanders, who snapped a four- game skid. Al Montoya made 20 saves.
Cal Clutterbuck lit the lamp for the Wild, who have lost three straight for the first time since April 2-7 of last season. Niklas Backstrom made 35 saves in defeat.