Anaheim vs Minnesota Wrap - Anaheim Wins 2-1
|Anaheim vs Minnesota Wrap - Anaheim Wins 2-1|
Anaheim skated to a 2-1 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday in NHL action at Xcel Energy Center.
The Ducks were a -120 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Anaheim got goals from Niklas Hagman and Corey Perry in the victory. Hagman opened the scoring at 8:17 of the third period.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 17-save effort for the Ducks.
Minnesota got a goal from Dany Heatley in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Josh Harding stopped 23 of 25 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Anaheim scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 25-18.
Next game, Anaheim takes its act on the road to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Winnipeg.