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What we learned from the Ducks' 5-3 loss in Columbus
What we learned from the Ducks' 5-3 loss in Columbus

The St. Louis Blues now possess the best record in the Western Conference, tied with the Ducks in points (99) with one more game in hand. Maybe feeling that pressure can help the Ducks turn their game back on now, on the heels of back-to-back road losses in which they’ve given up 12 goals to the New York Rangers and Columbus Blue Jackets. Stops at Boston, at Long Island and New Jersey remain on this trip. Tuesday’s 5-3 loss was a dark look in the mirror. The season-long issues in the second period resurfaced: three goals allowed in the period as a 2-1 lead collapsed in a Blue Jackets shot-fest. Another late-season swoon reminded. In 2012-13, the second-seeded Ducks...

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