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What we learned from the Ducks' 3-2 shootout loss to the New York Islanders

What we learned from the Ducks' 3-2 shootout loss to the New York Islanders

Is this shootout still going on? One got the feeling the Ducks and New York Islanders would go through their lineups a second time in the longest shootout in Ducks history, a 14-round 3-2 loss on Tuesday.

Here’s what we learned: 

Shootout goals might need to get reviewed differently

Specifically, not with the small-screen handheld devices that officials were seen using to review Thomas Hickey’s 12th-round goal that kept the shootout going for the Islanders. 

The Ducks argued that Hickey interfered with goalie Jonathan Bernier, but it was upheld. Calls are reviewed by the NHL Situation Room in Toronto, but also by the game officials,...

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