Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 2/10/12
Too Many Sedins Henrik Sedin battled through pain in his foot to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a commanding 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday. Henrik and Daniel Sedin were too much for Mikko Koivu and the Wild in what was supposed to be a warm welcome home for the team captain returning from injury. The Hat Trick Sedins Stand Tall Henrik Sedin played through the pain in Minnesota and was rewarded with another pretty goal thanks to the newfound chemistry of the Sedins and forward Byron Bitz. Traditionally thought of as a grinder, Bitz has fit in well alongside the twins in his temporary elevation to the top line. The Sedins kept the puck on a string all night Thursday in Minnesota, demonstrating their unique skill with whoever was lucky enough to land on their wing. Lapierre Lively Maxim Lapierrewas two thirds of the way to a Gordie Howe hat trick on Thursday, giving the Canucks the lead in the first period only to give it to Cal Clutterbuck later in a second perio...
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