Wild and Ducks on Valentine's Day

The Minnesota Wild has a Valentine's Day date with the Anaheim Ducks at Xcel Energy Center. Minnesota is 1-5 since winning two straight before the All-Star break. The Ducks, meanwhile, are 12-2-3 in their last 17.
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The Minnesota Wild has a Valentine's Day date with the Anaheim Ducks at Xcel Energy Center. Minnesota is 1-5 since winning two straight before the All-Star break. The Ducks, meanwhile, are 12-2-3 in their last 17.

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