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Wild blow out the Canucks, 5-1

The Minnesota Wild scored three goals in the second period en route to a 5-1 victory over the visiting Vancouver Canucks. Minnesota trailed 1-0 before Guillaume Latendresse and Pierre-Marc Bouchard scored 21 seconds apart in the second period to take the lead for good.
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The Minnesota Wild scored three goals in the second period en route to a 5-1 victory over the visiting Vancouver Canucks. Minnesota trailed 1-0 before Guillaume Latendresse and Pierre-Marc Bouchard scored 21 seconds apart in the second period to take the lead for good.

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