facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NHL: Minnesota 2, Los Angeles 1 (SO)

Jan. 8, 2014 at 1:46 AM   |   Comments

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Nino Niederreiter scored the game-tying goal and then added the decisive tally in the shootout to give Minnesota a 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings.

Niederreiter scored in the seventh round of the shootout by deking Kings' goaltender Jonathan Quick and extended the Wild's winning streak to three games.

Jason Pominville and Mikael Granlund both had an assist for the Wild. Darcy Kuemper made 39 saves.

Jarret Stoll scored the only goal for the Kings, who have lost six of their last seven games. Quick made 16 saves in the loss.

Stoll scored 50 seconds into the third period. Niederreiter answered at 3:25 by tipping in the tying goal.

© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Tim Shaw reveals he has ALS in Ice Bucket Challenge video
2
UPI horse racing weekend preview
3
Extra Points: Tomlin should have taken a stand
4
2013-14 college football bowl results
5
Royals try to bounce back in Arlington
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback