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Ducks drop opener, 6-4, to Pittsburgh Penguins
Ducks drop opener, 6-4, to Pittsburgh Penguins

The sentiment of starting 21-year-old Ducks goalie John Gibson in his hometown seemed like a story penned by a romantic. Gibson ate dinner at home a night earlier, led his team onto the ice in front of sold-out Consol Energy Center and glanced up to find an estimated 200 friends and family members who had piled into their seats. Instead of the glorious ending, however, it was a cascade of hockey tragedies. Returning NHL most valuable player Sidney Crosby scored two goals and had an assist, and the Pittsburgh Penguins scored three goals in less than 14 minutes Thursday night, opening the regular season with a 6-4 victory over the Ducks. "I should have had some of them. I think...

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