Ducks Down Minnesota 3-1 - Match Report
Kyle Palmieri scored twice to lead the Ducks over Minnesota 3-1 on Friday at Honda Center.
The Ducks were a -115 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Anaheim got goals from Kyle Palmieri (2) and Bobby Ryan in the victory. Palmieri opened the scoring at 6:49 of the second period.
Viktor Fasth turned in a 26-save effort for the Ducks.
Marco Scandella scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Viktor Fasth.
Minnesota got a 28-stop effort from Niklas Backstrom in the loss.
Anaheim scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 31-27.
Anaheim looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.