Nashville Skates Past Wild 14 Apr 14

 Craig Smith had two goals and two assists as the Predators downed the Wild 7-3 in St. Paul to close the regular season.  Jason Pominville had a goal and two helpers for the Wild in defeat.  Ilya Bryzgalov [[ ILL-ee-uh brizj-GAL-ahv ]] was pulled after allowing five goals for Minnesota, which enters the playoffs with a matchup against the Colorado Avalanche.