CALGARY, Alberta, April 16 (UPI) -- Minnesota's Jason Pominville supplied two goals Monday and the Wild snapped a three-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over Calgary.
Pominville's second goal 5 minutes into the third period gave Minnesota a 4-1 lead and the Wild turned back a late Flames rally to secure the victory.
Niklas Backstrom earned the victory, turning aside 20-of-23 shots.
Ben Hanowski netted his first career goal while Jiri Hudler and Sven Baertschi also scored for the Flames.
Joey MacDonald made 23 saves in the loss.