Wild take down Kings

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(Los Angeles, CA) -- The Minnesota Wild scored a goal in each period to dethrone the Los Angeles Kings 3-1 at Crypto.com Arena.

Matt Boldy lit the lamp with a power play goal in the first, Ryan Hartman scored in the second, and Kirill Kaprizov knocked in his 45th goal of the season in the third to give Minnesota a 3-0 lead. Filip Gustavsson added 23 saves in the victory. The Wild have won their last two games, but they remain in sixth place in the Central Division with 87 points and a 39-33-9 record.

Minnesota ends the season with a game against the Kraken on Thursday at the Xcel Energy Center.