Most of the offense took place in the third period when Minnesota scored three goals and St. Louis two.
Hnidy broke a 1-1 tie at 2:29 of the third period and Johnsson made it 3-1 at 8:59 on a 2-on-1 break.
St. Louis made it 3-2 on Perron's goal, but Latendresse scored his second goal of the contest at 16:19 to make it 4-2 and put the game out of reach.
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