The Canucks had a quick skate this morning to prepare to face the Minnesota Wild for a second straight game on home ice. The Wild may be out of the play-off race but their not willing to pack it in yet. The rivalry will continue tonight as the Canucks work hard to fight for a much needed two points. Game time is 7 pm PST on Sportsnet Pacific.
Following the Canucks, the Minnesota Wild hit the ice, starting with a group stretch and finishing with taking shots on Manny Fernandez. Media availability followed the Wild'd practice in which Marc Crawford was asked if Jovanovski, and Cooke would be returning to the lineup before the season is over. Crawford commented that he can't say anything for sure, but he is hopeful that they will both be back soon to contribute to the play-off run. Alex Auld is asked if he think the Canucks can sweep this mini series, hear his answer in the audio below.