Vancouver Canucks' Maxim Lapierre, left, and Chris Higgins celebrate Higgins' power-play goal off Minnesota Wild goalie Niklas Backstrom, of Finland, in the first period of an NHL hocke

 

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Vancouver Canucks' Maxim Lapierre, left, and Chris Higgins celebrate Higgins' power-play goal off Minnesota Wild goalie Niklas Backstrom, of Finland, in the first period of an NHL hockey game on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 in St. Paul, Minn. The goal provided the winning edge as the Canucks defeated Minnesota 4-1. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)