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Ducks' Matt Beleskey, Jakob Silfverberg off to contrasting starts
Ducks' Matt Beleskey, Jakob Silfverberg off to contrasting starts

Six games into the NHL season, the Ducks' Matt Beleskey is nearly halfway to his career-best goal total. Jakob Silfverberg understands a torrid start — he scored four goals through three games last season. But now, as the Ducks (5-1) seek to extend their five-game winning streak Wednesday night at home against Buffalo, Silfverberg is goal-less. Goal scoring can be a streaky business. Beleskey, 26, has never scored more than nine goals in a season, but he already has four, his latest coming 97 seconds into the Ducks' 3-0 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday. Silfverberg, 24, has taken 11 shots, has three assists, and also has participated on the Ducks'...

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