Posted March 26, 2013 on AP on Fox
After going almost a month without a regulation defeat, the Anaheim Ducks have suffered three in four days. The visiting Ducks can avoid a fourth straight loss by avenging their latest defeat in Wednesday night's conclusion of a home-and-home set with the San Jose Sharks. Anaheim (22-6-4) was riding a team-record 13-game home winning steak and 9-0-3 overall stretch, but concluded a five-game homestand by being outscored 7-2 in back-to-back losses to Detroit and falling 5-3 to San Jose (14-11-6) on Monday. "We just haven't been anywhere near ourselves, and we haven't been for the last few games,'' defenseman Sheldon Souray said. The Ducks are still on the heels of Western Conference-leading Chicago and feel they have something positive to build on after remaining competitive despite a 3-0 deficit Monday. "There's always peaks and valleys, and we're trying to get out of this valley as quick as possible and start climbing back in the right dir...
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