One of the main points of emphasis for the Ducks after the Christmas break was the roster’s mix of older players and kids, veterans in their 30s who have either won a Stanley Cup or played for one, along with those who are just getting their feet wet in the NHL.
The latter stood out Wednesday in a 2-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings.
Here’s what we learned:
The third line clicked
Nick Ritchie, Ondrej Kase and Antoine Vermette were the Ducks’ best line offensively. Ritchie, 21, scored and Vermette assisted on both goals. The...