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Minnesota Wild vs Columbus Blue Jackets Wrap - Minnesota Wins 5-0

Minnesota shut out Columbus on Friday, getting a 24-stop effort from Alex Stalock in a 5-0 win.

The Wild were a +113 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Minnesota got goals from Ryan Hartman, Kevin Fiala, Zach Parise, Jared Spurgeon, and Joel Eriksson Ek in the victory. Eriksson opened the scoring at 6:12 of the first period.

Alex Stalock turned in a 24-save effort for the Wild.

Joonas Korpisalo stopped 11 of 15 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Minnesota scored 1 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.

Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Minnesota by a margin of 26-24.

Minnesota heads into a battle against the Capitals. Columbus, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.