Kassian is serving a two-game suspension for roughing. He will be permitted to return Jan. 29 against the Flames.
- TrendOver is 17-6-6 in Wild last 29 games as a home favorite of -201 or greater.Hit %73.90% (29)O/U17|6Push6W/L
- TrendUnder is 5-0 in Wild last 5 games as a favorite of -110 to -150.Hit %100.00% (5)O/U0|5Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 3-1-1 in Wild last 5 games a home underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %75.00% (5)O/U3|1Push1W/L
- TrendUnder is 16-5-1 in Wild last 22 games as a home favorite of -110 to -150.Hit %76.20% (22)O/U5|16Push1W/L
- TrendUnder is 5-2 in Oilers last 7 games as a road underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U2|5Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 4-0-1 in Oilers last 5 games as a favorite of -110 to -150.Hit %100.00% (5)O/U0|5Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 1-0-3 in Oilers last 4 games as a road favorite of -110 to -150.Hit %100.00% (4)O/U0|1Push3W/L
- TrendUnder is 4-1 in Oilers last 5 games as a road favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %80.00% (5)O/U1|4Push0W/L
Edmonton Oilers last injuries
Benning is on the injured reserve list with a head injury, and it is expected that he will be sidelined until the end of January.
Nugent-Hopkins is expected to play Tuesday against the Predators despite battling an illness.
Minnesota Wild last injuries
Hunt was absent from the lineup during the previous game due to an illness, and it is unknown if he will face the Stars on Saturday.
Pateryn is on injured reserve while recovering from surgery to repair a bilateral core muscle. He suffered a setback in his recovery but has been activated to play. He will rejoin the lineup for Sunday's matchup against the Canucks.
Zucker is recovering from surgery to repair a fractured right fibula, and it is unclear if he will return to face the Canucks on Sunday.
Dubnyk has been granted a leave of absence while his wife is undergoing a medical procedure. He has been placed on injured reserve and is without a timetable for return.
Suter is battling an unspecified ailment but is likely to suit up against the Flames on Thursday.
Hunt is on the mend from a sinus procedure and is expected to suit up for Thursday's matchup versus the Flames.