The Wild lost 2-1 in an overtime shootout at Nashville Tuesday night.  Dany Heatley scored the lone Minnesota goal and Niklas Backstrom had 23 saves.  The loss ends a 3-game win streak for the Wild.  Minnesota outshot Nashville 26-24.  The Wild are 34-35-11 and they have 2 games left.

The Wild host Chicago Thursday night at 7pm, pregame on WJON at 6:35.  The Wild have 79 points putting them 2 points ahead one of the 5 worst point totals in the NHL.  The teams with the 5 worst point totals have a chance at the first overall pick in June’s NHL draft.