The Colorado Avalanche beat the Minnesota Wild 5-1 Sunday night in Denver. The loss drops Minnesota to 3-1 on the preseason.

Marcus Foligno's power play goal gave the Wild a 1-0 lead in the first period, but the Avs scored two goals in the second period and three more in the third to pull away for the win.

The Wild play at Dallas Tuesday night. Puck drop is slated for 7:30 p.m. on our sister station AM 1390 Granite City Sports.