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Takeaways from the Kings' 6-5 shootout loss to Ducks
Takeaways from the Kings' 6-5 shootout loss to Ducks

Pond hockey, indeed. That was one thought during Wednesday night’s wild ride in Anaheim, even before the teams combined to score five goals in the third period. Takeaways? Yes, there were many for the Kings after an old-school, offense-first type game that resulted in a 6-5 shootout loss to the Ducks. Defense in need of a fix, fast Do the Kings move one of their little-used forwards to get the salary-cap space to bring in a defenseman from the minors in Manchester (N.H.), say, like Jeff Schultz? It’s becoming clear that they need a course correction as the Ducks exploited the Kings’ weaknesses, at will, at times. Anaheim had 49 shots on goal and the Kings felt lucky...

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