Wild edge Capitals 2-1 to move into playoff position

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Wild edge Capitals 2-1 to move into playoff position
Wild edge Capitals 2-1 to move into playoff position

WASHINGTON — Luke Kunin scored the go-ahead goal with 7:35 left, Devan Dubnyk made 21 saves and the Minnesota Wild moved into playoff position by beating the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Friday night. Jordan Greenway also scored for Minnesota, which snapped a two-game skid and leapfrogged the Arizona Coyotes and Colorado Avalanche to move into the second wild-card spot in a competitive Western Conference race. Ryan Donato assisted on the goals by Kunin and Greenway and was the Wild's best forward in a game dominated by that second line. Dubnyk did not have to make too many high-danger saves, but was dependable in Minnesota's net. A sliding pad save on a one-timer by John Carlson on a Capitals power

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