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Ducks' Ryan Kesler pumped up to face his former team
Ducks' Ryan Kesler pumped up to face his former team

Ryan Kesler battles fiercely with opponents he doesn't especially know. So imagine Sunday night, when the Ducks center will line up against a slew of friends wearing the same colors of the Vancouver Canucks that were his colors earlier this year, and for 10 seasons before that. "Obviously, I want to have success against that team," Kesler said Saturday on the eve of what will be an early contest for the Pacific Division lead. "[I've] got friends over there, and I'm competitive with my friends, so … [there's] some bragging rights [at stake], two points we need. It's personal." Kesler, 30, was traded from Vancouver to Anaheim on...

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