Charlie Coyle scored his second game-winning goal of the season with 5:31 remaining to lift the Minnesota Wild past the Vegas Golden Knights 4-2 on Monday.

With the win, the Wild moved past Colorado and Vancouver into the top wild-card slot in the Western Conference. Minnesota takes on Colorado on Wednesday, the final game before the All-Star break for both teams.

With the puck was loose in front of the net, Jared Spurgeon sent a perfect pass to Coyle, who beat Vegas goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury with a high shot that put the Wild in front.

Marcos Foligno, Eric Staal and Mikko Koivu also scored for the Wild. Devan Dubnyk made 30 saves and has stopped 64 of 67 shots in his last three games.

Alex Tuch and Max Pacioretty scored for the Golden Knights.

Fleury, who leads the league with 44 starts, 27 victories and six shutouts this season, made 18 saves for Vegas. The Golden Knights are 15-6-3 since the start of December, and 6-3-0 in 2019.

The loss kept Vegas in third place in the Pacific Division, behind first-place Calgary and San Jose.

Taking advantage on the power play, against the league’s second-best penalty kill, Vegas’ Jonathan Marchessault drove into the offensive zone and delayed just enough to draw Dubnyk to his left before feeding Tuch, who scored to give Vegas a 1-0 lead.

The Wild answered with two second-period goals in a span of 1:13. Foligno took a pass from Joel Eriksson Ek and sent a shot past Fleury, and then Staal followed with a punch-in from in front of the net.

Vegas tied the game when Paul Stastny found USA Hockey linemate Pacioretty, whose shot beat Dubnyk between the pads.

Koivu’s empty-net goal with 13 seconds left was the 200th goal of his career.

NOTES: Vegas D Colin Miller had two assists, and has four in his first two games back after missing 13 games. … Marchessault is two assists shy of 100 in his career. … Wild C Matt Hendricks was a healthy scratch, and remains one game shy of playing in the 600th of his career. … Minnesota W Jason Zucker is a Las Vegas native.

UP NEXT

Minnesota: At Colorado on Wednesday.

Golden Knights: Host Nashville on Wednesday.

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Minnesota Wild left wing Jordan Greenway (18) takes a shot against Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild left wing Jordan Greenway (18) takes a shot against Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild defenseman Louie Belpedio (47) checks Vegas Golden Knights center Cody Eakin (21) into goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild defenseman Louie Belpedio (47) checks Vegas Golden Knights center Cody Eakin (21) into goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) makes a save against the Minnesota Wild during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) makes a save against the Minnesota Wild during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild left wing Jason Zucker (16) passes the puck against the Vegas Golden Knights during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild left wing Jason Zucker (16) passes the puck against the Vegas Golden Knights during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild right wing Mikael Granlund (64) passes against the Vegas Golden Knights during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild right wing Mikael Granlund (64) passes against the Vegas Golden Knights during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise (11) makes a diving pass for an assist against the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise (11) makes a diving pass for an assist against the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild players celebrate after Charlie Coyle (3) scored against the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild players celebrate after Charlie Coyle (3) scored against the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild center Mikko Koivu, right, celebrates after scoring against the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild center Mikko Koivu, right, celebrates after scoring against the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild players celebrate after Charlie Coyle (3) scored against the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild players celebrate after Charlie Coyle (3) scored against the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) makes a save against the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) makes a save against the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild left wing Marcus Foligno, right, celebrates after scoring against the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild left wing Marcus Foligno, right, celebrates after scoring against the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild center Eric Staal (12) celebrates after scoring against the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild center Eric Staal (12) celebrates after scoring against the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights left wing Tomas Nosek (92) skates around Minnesota Wild right wing Mikael Granlund (64) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights left wing Tomas Nosek (92) skates around Minnesota Wild right wing Mikael Granlund (64) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) makes a save against the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) makes a save against the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Jan. (AP Photo/John Locher)