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Wild take on former coach Todd Richards in Columbus Tuesday night

Todd Richards will be leading Columbus Tuesday night when the Wild visits the Blue Jackets. Richards was fired by the Wild last year, but has since taken over as the interim head coach of Columbus. He says facing the Wild is like "running into an ex-girlfriend."
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Todd Richards will be leading Columbus Tuesday night when the Wild visits the Blue Jackets. Richards was fired by the Wild last year, but has since taken over as the interim head coach of Columbus. He says facing the Wild is like "running into an ex-girlfriend."

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