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Ducks get fourth win in a row with 2-1 victory over Wild
Ducks get fourth win in a row with 2-1 victory over Wild

When almost every good conventional scoring opportunity had failed the Ducks on Friday, they improvised their way to victory. First, speedy forward Andrew Cogliano motored to a short-handed third-period goal to end Minnesota goalie Darcy Kuemper's season-starting shutout streak at 163 minutes, 51 seconds. Then, forward Corey Perry provided the winner in the 2-1 triumph with the ol' steal-the-puck, smack-it-off-the-left-pad, take-a-pass and tap-it-in-the-corner shot. “Not exactly the way we drew it up, but we'll take the two points,” Perry said after his 51st career game-winning goal with 8:25 remaining in the third lifted the Ducks (4-1) to their fourth...

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