Antti Miettinen's goal early in the third period against his former team gave Minnesota the lead and kept Dallas out of the playoffs, with a 5-3 season-ending win by the Wild over the Stars on Sunday.
John Madden scored with 9:05 left to break a tie and lift the Minnesota Wild to a must-have 5-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night.
Cam Barker scored 46 seconds into overtime after Pierre-Marc Bouchard tied it with 26 seconds left in regulation in the Minnesota Wild's 6-5 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Sunday.
Martin Havlat scored twice and the Wild scored on four of their first 11 shots to beat the Predators 5-2.
Jamie Langenbrunner's hat trick for New Jersey made Jacques Lemaire's return to Minnesota a successful trip, and the Devils beat the Wild 5-3 on Saturday night.
Andrew Brunette scored a power-play goal and added an assist as the Minnesota Wild beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 Saturday night for their fifth straight win.
Chuck Kobasew had a hat trick and Andrew Brunette scored the winning goal on a power midway through the third period Friday, leading the Minnesota Wild past the Colorado Avalanche 5-3.
Dustin Penner and Gilbert Brule each scored twice to lead the Edmonton Oilers to a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Friday night.
Wild 5, Flyers 4, SO
Keith Tkachuk and David Perron scored on a two-man advantage in the second period, and the St. Louis Blues withstood a Minnesota Wild flurry in the third period to hold on for a 5-3 victory Sunday night.
Owen Nolan had two goals and an assist to lead the Minnesota Wild past the Detroit Red Wings, 5-2 on Saturday night.
Roman Polak's first NHL goal helped the St. Louis Blues beat the Minnesota Wild 5-2 on Saturday night and snap a five-game losing streak.
Jose Theodore stopped 24 of 25 shots and the Avalanche used a three-goal first-period to rout the Wild 5-1 on Tuesday night, tying their first-round playoff series at two games each.
COLORADO 2, MINNESOTA 1
Pittsburgh (11-26-5-3) at Minnesota (15-17-13-0) 8:00 pm EST
Andrew Brunette had a goal and two assists, and Minnesota spoiled Phoenix's final game at America West Arena, beating the Coyotes 5-2 Monday night.