Wild Fall 3-2 Against Anaheim - Game Recap
The Ducks beat Minnesota 3-2 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Jonas Hiller's 23 saves.
The Ducks were a -116 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Anaheim got goals from Ryan Getzlaf, Corey Perry, and Bobby Ryan in the victory. Perry opened the scoring at 8:47 of the first period.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 23-save effort for the Ducks.
Matt Cullen and Jared Spurgeon scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Jonas Hiller.
Niklas Backstrom stopped 13 of 16 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 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
Minnesota outshot Anaheim 25-16 in the game.
Next game, Anaheim takes its act on the road to face Nashville looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Detroit.