Kaprizov leads all NHL rookies with 21 goals and 40 points. He has six goals and three assists in eight games against the Kings this season, and he broke Wild's rookie record for power-play goals by scoring his seventh on Friday.
Nico Sturm and Joel Eriksson Ek also scored and Cam Talbot made 40 saves for the Wild, who won their sixth straight game to match their season-best win streak. Talbot is 6-0-1 in his past seven starts and 4-0-0 against the Kings this season.
Sabres 6, Bruins 4
Sam Reinhart had a hat trick and Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen made 36 saves to win in his NHL debut as host Buffalo ended Boston's six-game winning streak.
Rangers 4, Flyers 1
Filip Chytil and Chris Kreider added one goal apiece, while Mika Zibanejad contributed two assists to post a total of 18 points in eight games against the Flyers this season. Artemi Panarin also had two assists.
Predators 3, Blackhawks 1
Vinnie Hinostroza denied Saros the shutout with Chicago's lone goal, coming at 16:41 of the third period. A video review was required to confirm that Hinostroza's redirected puck just barely crossed the goal line.
Flames 4, Canadiens 2
Sean Monahan's early third-period goal was the winner and capped a three-point game as host Calgary claimed a crucial victory over Montreal.
Calgary's Dillon Dube, Andrew Mangiapane and Elias Lindholm added single markers. Jacob Markstrom made 18 saves in a win that puts the fifth-place Flames six points back of the fourth-place Canadiens in the North Division.
--Field Level Media