Los Angeles vs Minnesota Recap - Wild Win 2-1
|Los Angeles vs Minnesota Recap - Wild Win 2-1|
The Wild earned a 2-1 victory over the Kings on Tuesday at Xcel Energy Center.
Minnesota won as a -107 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got goals from Cal Clutterbuck and Charlie Coyle in the victory. Coyle opened the scoring at 16:21 of the first period.
Niklas Backstrom stopped 22 of 23 Los Angeles shots in the victory.
Jeff Carter scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Niklas Backstrom.
Jonathan Bernier stopped 23 of 25 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Minnesota scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Minnesota by a margin of 25-23.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Detroit.