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Jakob Silfverberg scores first career hat trick in Ducks' 7-1 rout of Devils

Jakob Silfverberg scores first career hat trick in Ducks' 7-1 rout of Devils

On most nights, he's chasing the other team's marquee players and trying not to be on the wrong side of the highlight reels.

It's a job without glamour for Jakob Silfverberg and linemates Ryan Kesler and Andrew Cogliano that has sometimes gone underappreciated. Fitting, then, that Silfverberg's first career hat trick capped a 7-1 win Monday night against the New Jersey Devils at the Honda Center.

Kesler and Cogliano also scored as the line's turn in the offensive spotlight ended the Ducks' three-game winless streak. Corey Perry scored his 29th goal and rookie Nick Ritchie his first NHL goal as the Ducks more than doubled their scoring output from the previous three games...

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