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Frederik Andersen, Sami Vatanen return for Ducks tonight
Frederik Andersen, Sami Vatanen return for Ducks tonight

Four games or 15 games … it’s seemed like too long of an absence for both Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen and defenseman Sami Vatanen. They’re scheduled to make their returns Friday night at Honda Center when Western Conference-leading Anaheim (45-20-7) meets the Colorado Avalanche (33-26-11). “Getting used to the game speed again – you can’t get that in practice – so I’ve just got to play simple and try to do my best, enjoy every shift,” Vatanen said following Friday’s morning skate. Vatanen, sidelined since Feb. 15 when he suffered an unspecified lower-body injury, leads Ducks’ defensemen with 12 goals and 34 points...

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