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The Ducks set an NHL mark, at Flames’ expense

The Ducks set an NHL mark, at Flames’ expense

Let the records show that it began with Ryan Getzlaf gently patting a military police dog on the head at mid-ice.

It was part of a ceremonial puck drop on military appreciation night, and it ended with Getzlaf and the Ducks in the record books after they toyed with the Calgary Flames as though they were man’s best friend.

Getzlaf’s three assists in a 4-1 win Sunday helped make history in two ways: The Ducks’ 24th straight regular-season home win over Calgary broke the NHL record for consecutive victories over a single opponent that previously was held by the Philadelphia Flyers. And Getzlaf tied Teemu Selanne for the franchise lead in assists with 531 in...

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