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Minnesota Wild win opener 4-2

In an impressive offensive output that saw new additions Dany Heatley and Devin Setoguchi both notch their first goals in Wild uniforms, Minnesota controlled the action and cruised to a 4-2 victory over Columbus.
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In what has become a Minnesota rarity apart from the Lynx- considering the Timberwolves might not play this year and the Vikings might not win this year- the Minnesota Wild scored a decisive season-opening victory at Xcel Energy Center Saturday night. Minnesota controlled the action, forcing their offensive will, and notched a comfortable 4-2 victory. The Wild will look to continue the trend in New York Monday against the Islanders.

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