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Four takeaways from the Ducks' 4-1 win over the Blue Jackets
Four takeaways from the Ducks' 4-1 win over the Blue Jackets

What the Ducks showed in beating the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 Friday night is that the winning formula they’re establishing doesn’t always need Frederik Andersen in goal. Buckling down to ensure rookie goalie John Gibson wouldn’t endure a repeat of the indignity he suffered through 15 days earlier in Pittsburgh, the Ducks only let the visitors take 17 shots on goal. “More of a complete game than we’ve played in a while,” Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau said.”It was a pretty physical game. We did well.” The Ducks took 33 hits from the tough Blue Jackets and dished out 32 of their own, winning 41 of 67 faceoffs to seize game-long control of the...

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