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Ducks search for consistency as they prepare for the New York Islanders

Ducks search for consistency as they prepare for the New York Islanders

Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf has seen his team go through enough crests and lulls to know that it can smooth out over an 82-game season.

He only has to look at last year’s miserable 1-7-2 start, which morphed into a Pacific Division title season. Though he recognized the Ducks’ latest low, a no-show start in a big divisional game Sunday, Getzlaf also said the lack of emotion there shouldn’t ring a loud alarm.

“We addressed it a little bit and talked about it, but you’re always going to have those sort of games where, once in a while, things creep in like that, where for whatever reason you come out flat,” Getzlaf...

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