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Ducks' defenseman Luca Sbisa to work on conditioning in minors
Ducks' defenseman Luca Sbisa to work on conditioning in minors

Ducks defenseman Luca Sbisa, sidelined throughout the season with a sprained ankle, was assigned Thursday to the team’s minor-league Norfolk, Va., affiliate to increase his conditioning to game playing. Norfolk plays three games in three days beginning Friday: at Albany, N.Y.; at Bridgeport, Conn.; and at Hershey, Pa. The team also sent center Rickard Rakell back to Norfolk three days after he was summoned to possibly cover for injured centers Saku Koivu (concussion) and Mathieu Perreault (wrist). Rakell did not play, however, as Perreault returned to action. The Ducks, in Boston on Thursday to play the Bruins at 4 p.m. Pacific time, have Perreault, Ryan Getzlaf, Nick Bonino and...

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