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Minnesota Falls 7-3 to Kings - Recap

The Kings got a 3-goal performance from Dustin Brown as Los Angeles handed Minnesota a 7-3 defeat on Saturday at Staples Center.

The Kings were a +125 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Dustin Brown(3), Anze Kopitar, Blake Lizotte, Gabriel Vilardi, and Trevor Moore each scored for the Kings in the victory. Kopitar opened the scoring for Los Angeles.

Calvin Petersen turned in a 25-save effort for the Kings.

Luke Kunin, Marcus Foligno, and Jared Spurgeon scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Calvin Petersen.

Minnesota got a 28-stop effort from Alex Stalock in the loss.

On the power play, Los Angeles went 0-for-4, while the Wild were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 35-28.

Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Anaheim.