NHL: Phoenix 4, Minnesota 2

Nov. 8, 2005 at 11:51 PM
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MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Curtis Joseph stopped 26 shots and Mike Comrie scored twice Tuesday to help the Phoenix Coyotes to post a 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild.

Joseph earned his 403rd career victory, tying Coyotes' goaltending coach and Hall-of-Famer Grant Fuhr for eighth place on the all-time wins list.

Keith Ballard and Mike Johnson each had two assists for the Coyotes, as they beat the Wild for a second time this season. Phoenix has won three of its last four games.

Daniel Tjarnqvist and Filip Kuba scored the two Minnesota goals. Randy Robitaille picked up his seventh assist of the season in the loss. Dwayne Roloson gave up three goals on 10 shots in the opening period before being lifted in favor of Manny Fernandez.

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