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What we learned from the Ducks' split-squad preseason triumphs
What we learned from the Ducks' split-squad preseason triumphs

Five things we learned from the Ducks’ pair of split-squad victories in their preseason-opening games: Frederik Andersen looks to be in midseason form It doesn’t count, there was no Nathan MacKinnon on the ice for the Colorado Avalanche, but Andersen’s 27-save shutout in the 4-0 win at Honda Center was eye-catching. “He looked really calm, really composed, ‘nothing’s going to beat me tonight,’ ” Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau said. “It has to do something for his confidence, reinforces the work he did all summer long.” Andersen, who won 20 regular-season games as a rookie before getting hurt in the Western Conference...

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