Ducks Down Minnesota 6-2 - Match Report
|Ducks Down Minnesota 6-2 - Match Report|
Minnesota couldn't hang with the Ducks on Sunday as Anaheim blasted the Wild 6-2 at Honda Center.
Anaheim won as a -154 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Anaheim got goals from Corey Perry (3), Ryan Getzlaf (2), and Bobby Ryan in the victory. Perry opened the scoring at 0:19 of the first period.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 20-save effort for the Ducks.
Marek Zidlicky and Brent Burns scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Jonas Hiller.
Niklas Backstrom stopped 30 of 36 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Anaheim went 2-for-6, while the Wild were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 36-22.
Anaheim heads into a battle against the Capitals. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.