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Sports MN Quiz: Which arenas have hosted the boys' hockey tournament?

The Xcel Energy Center is host to the boys' state hockey tournament this week, with champions in Class A and AA to be crowned Saturday. Four other arenas have hosted Minnesota's signature prep tournament. Can you name them? For the answer, click on the headline above.
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Since 1945, five venues have hosted the tournament: The St. Paul Auditorium, the Met Center, the St. Paul Civic Center, Target Center and Xcel Energy Center.

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