Minnesota Wild goalie Niklas Backstrom right, of Finland, deflects a shot by Los Angeles Kings left wing Kyle Clifford (13) as Wild defenseman Ryan Suter (20) watches during the first p

 

              Minnesota Wild goalie Niklas Backstrom right, of Finland, deflects a shot by Los Angeles Kings left wing Kyle Clifford (13) as Wild defenseman Ryan Suter (20) watches during the first p
Minnesota Wild goalie Niklas Backstrom right, of Finland, deflects a shot by Los Angeles Kings left wing Kyle Clifford (13) as Wild defenseman Ryan Suter (20) watches during the first period of an NHL hockey game in St. Paul, Minn., Saturday, March 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)