“We are going there to get some good results, and we have to build from there.”
"He's healthy, he wants to play," said head coach Claude Julien.
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The Columbus Blue Jackets extended their winning streak to eight games, Pekka Rinne picked up his league-leading eighth shutout, the Montreal Canadiens were officially eliminated from playoff contention.
He now has eight goals in 11 games since returning to the lineup.
After recording four shots in goal in the first period he came out in the second period and scored his first career goal.
The Kings and Wild drop the puck at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN.