Minnesota Wild defeat St. Louis Blues, 4-3

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Guillaume Latendresse just needed a change of scenery.

Latendresse scored twice to help the Minnesota Wild beat the St. Louis Blues 4-3 on Saturday night for their second straight victory.

Shane Hnidy and Kim Johnsson also scored, and Niklas Backstrom stopped 15 shots to improve to 7-1-1 in his last nine home games.

With his team clinging to a one-goal lead, Latendresse put a rebound past a sprawled Chris Mason with less than 4 minutes left for h...