VANCOUVER -- No matter how many times you look at the matchup, it still seems like someone is playing a joke on the NHL's playoff pairings.
Minnesota facing Anaheim in the Western Conference finals with the Wild enjoying home-ice advantage because it earned the sixth seed, while Anaheim finished No. 7? Surely, someone is pulling our leg, right?
Instead, the joke is on the Detroit Red Wings, the Dallas Stars, the Colorado Avalanche and the Vancouver Canucks. The Wild and ...
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