Fontaine Scores 12th Goal, Wild Beat the Oilers

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Fontaine Scores 12th Goal, Wild Beat the Oilers

January 16, 2014 Updated Jan 16, 2014 at 9:41 PM CST

St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth standout Justin Fontaine scored his 12th goal of the season as the Minnesota Wild routed the Edmonton Oilers 4-1 on Thursday night at the Xcel Energy Center.

Fontaine ranks third in goals for the Wild behind only Jason Pominville and Zach Parise. Pominville also scored for Minnesota along with Nate Prosser and Jason Zucker.

Darcy Kuemper made 20 saves in the win for the Wild.

Minnesota (26-19-5) will play again on Saturday, Han. 18 at 8:00 p.m. against the Dallas Stars.

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