American Airlines Center is a beautiful arena.

Red brick on the outside, it kind of looks like a giant, lavish airplane hangar. The inside is state-of-the-art and spacious. The venue is a short walk down a hill from one of the most luxurious road hotels in the NHL.

The weather is usually nice.

So, the accommodations are always comfortable. The area is forever inviting. The building is hardly intimidating.

There is simply no earthly reason why the Wild hasn’t won in Dallas in more than 10 years.

It’s not like the Stars have been continuous powerhouses and the Wild annual doormats during this time.

Could this week be the week that “The Streak” finally dies?

Last Monday, the Wild won in Vancouver for the first time in 12 games. On Wednesday in Detroit, the Wild won in regulation for the first time since 2006.

The red-hot, very confident Wild has said for days it feels it can beat any team in any building. With two cracks in Dallas on Monday and Friday, we will now find out whether that’s true.

“We’re definitely in a different place right now than we were the last, well, however many years,” said center Kyle Brodziak, who has been part of the Wild’s past three years of Dallas losses and wasn’t in the NHL when the Wild last won here — March 21, 2003, on a Wes Walz overtime goal. “We’d like to break that streak, but the focus can’t be on that.

“We’ve got to go into the game just thinking about doing the right things, doing the things that have been making us successful. And if we do those things then hopefully things will take care of themselves and we don’t have to worry about that [streak] anymore.”