Carlo Colaiacovo scored the game-winning goal at the 18:51 mark of the third period, sending the St. Louis Blues to a 4-3 win over the Minnesota Wild in preseason action. Scott Nichol, Matt D'Agostini and Patrik Berglund all scored for the Blues and Jaroslav Halak stopped 17-of-20 shots he faced.
Marek Zidlicky, Mikko Koivu and Brett Bulmer lit the lamp for Minnesota and new offseason acquisitions Devin Setoguchi and Dany Heatley added two assists apiece. Niklas Backstrom made 22 saves on 26 shots for the Wild. The Blues continue preseason play tomorrow night at home against the Avalanche.