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What we learned from Ducks' shootout win over the Detroit Red Wings
What we learned from Ducks' shootout win over the Detroit Red Wings

What looked like another distress signal in the Ducks’ quest to show mettle against a quality team turned into a beacon of a possible turnaround. Down 2-0 and outshot 22-10 by the visiting Detroit Red Wings through two periods Monday night, the Ducks scored three goals in a 3-minute, 40-second span of the third period and emerged with a 4-3 shootout victory. This wasn’t last-place Carolina or Edmonton — two of Anaheim’s three wins in eight games since Feb. 6. On the heels of losses to playoff pursuers Chicago, Washington and Tampa Bay over the last few weeks, the Ducks stared at a real test. Detroit entered Honda Center surging toward a division title and...

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