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Canucks storm past Kings in third period, 4-1
Canucks storm past Kings in third period, 4-1

Their loss of discipline was swift as the Kings unraveled in the third period against the Vancouver Canucks and just as quickly they lost ground in the Western Conference playoff race. Two potential points vanished at Staples Center on Saturday afternoon in a heated affair that mirrored a playoff game. Vancouver scored four unanswered goals in beating the Kings, 4-1, the first time the Canucks have defeated them this season. The lone Kings goal came from Marian Gaborik in the second period. Of the Canucks' three third-period goals, one represented a true turning point when Radim Vrbata scored five-on-three at 4:31 to put Vancouver ahead for good. That was set up when, in the...

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