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With Ducks in town, Francois Beauchemin says he has no regrets about leaving

With Ducks in town, Francois Beauchemin says he has no regrets about leaving

Even as his former Ducks teammates threaten for the Stanley Cup, veteran defenseman Francois Beauchemin maintains he has no regrets over accepting a contract offer last summer that brought him the security of a third year that was one more than what Anaheim extended.

Beauchemin, 35, packed up his family and left a place where he’d won a Cup, where he was an assistant captain and helped the team win three consecutive Pacific Division titles, to join the Colorado Avalanche, who are scratching for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

“It was a decision I made. I had to think about my career,” Beauchemin told...

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