Anaheim vs Minnesota Recap - Ducks Win 2-1
|Anaheim vs Minnesota Recap - Ducks Win 2-1|
The Ducks earned a 2-1 victory over the Wild on Tuesday at Xcel Energy Center.
Anaheim won as a -102 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pat Maroon and Luca Sbisa each scored for the Ducks in the victory. Maroon opened the scoring for Anaheim, finding the back of the net at 3:06 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Toni Lydman and Brandon McMillan.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 30-save effort for the Ducks.
Minnesota got a goal from Devin Setoguchi in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Niklas Backstrom stopped 19 of 21 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Anaheim scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to Minnesota by a margin of 31-21.
Anaheim looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track vs Colorado.