Wild stifle Lightning to halt slide

Niklas Backstrom stopped 32 shots to lift the 1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Cal Clutterbuck and Mikko Koivu each had a goal and an assist while Pierre- Marc Bouchard scored the other goal for the Wild, who snapped a two-game slide.

Steven Stamkos scored the lone goal for the Lightning, who had won their previous two. Mathieu Garon stopped 21-of-23 shots.