Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise (11) celebrates his goal with forward Mikko Koivu (9), forward Charlie Coyle (3) and forward Jason Pominville (29) during the second period against the Calgary Flames at Xcel Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Zach Parise scored twice and Josh Harding continued his dominance in goal to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 5-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night.
Harding stopped 24 of 25 shots to win his fifth straight start. He leads the NHL with a 1.10 goals-against average and .950 save percentage.
Parise put the Wild ahead 2-1 with a power-play goal at 6:28 of the second period.
Mikko Koivu, Justin Fontaine and Zenon Konopka also scored for Minnesota.
Jiri Hudler scored his sixth goal of the season for the Flames. Calgary goalie Reto Berra stopped 13 of 15 shots through two periods before the Wild broke it open with two goals over 33 seconds midway through the third.
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