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Oldtimers Ray Whitney, Teemu Selanne form mutual admiration society
Oldtimers Ray Whitney, Teemu Selanne form mutual admiration society

Dallas Stars forward Ray Whitney, who will be 42 next month, had a lot to talk about with 43-year-old Ducks winger Teemu Selanne on Wednesday during the first game of their teams’ first-round playoff series. And it didn’t involve swapping stories about AARP. With a timeout in effect, Whitney decided to pay his respects to Selanne, who plans to retire after the season. To his surprise, Selanne repaid the compliment. “Just saying how a pleasure it’s been playing against him for so long and he said the same thing, which was very nice of him,” Whitney said after the Stars’ morning skate Friday at Honda Center. “It is a tribute. If you can play...

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