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Karlsson's play is among the consolations in Ducks' 4-2 loss to Kings
Karlsson's play is among the consolations in Ducks' 4-2 loss to Kings

In the way that beefy linemen are sometimes nicknamed "Tiny," center William Karlsson has been dubbed "Wild Bill" by his Ducks teammates. "I don't know why," line mate Andrew Cogliano said. "He doesn't talk much." The 21-year-old Swede, a 2011 second-round draft pick, is trying to make a statement during training camp and win an NHL job. His performance Sunday was among the consolations the Ducks drew from a 4-2 exhibition loss to the Kings at the Honda Center, as Karlsson set up Emerson Etem for the team's second goal and barely missed scoring a goal when his hard shot beat Martin Jones but struck the post during the first period....

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