The Minnesota Wild lost 4-0 at home against the Los Angeles Kings Tuesday night.  The Kings scored 3 first period goals.  Niklas Backstrom had 11 saves for the Wild.  Minnesota outshot Los Angeles 26-15.  Minnesota is 28-26-9 and will play at Montreal at 6:00 Thursday night, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 5:35.

The Wild also shutdown center Mikko Koivu indefinetly with an undisclosed injury.