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Eriksson Ek Gets 2 Goals As Wild Chase Fleury, Top Vegas 4-3

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Joel Eriksson Ek had his second career two-goal game and Kirill Kaprizov scored for Minnesota's league-worst power play as the Wild beat the Vegas Golden Knights 4-3.

Kaapo Kahkonen stopped 24 shots to win his eighth consecutive start for Minnesota. Dylan Coghlan had a had trick for Vegas for the first three goals of his career. Coghlan scored with 6 minutes left and then with the extra attacker with 2:10 remaining.

The Wild are two points behind the Golden Knights in the West Division.