Found February 05, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:
The Anaheim Ducks (6-1-1) used a little bit of luck and whole lot of goalie Viktor Fasth to become the first team to defeat the San Jose Sharks in regulation in this young season. The Ducks 2-1 victory Monday night ended San Jose's eight-game points streak (7-0-1) and helped solidify the Ducks spot as one of the Western Conferences better teams. Sheldon Souray fired a seeing-eye laser past...
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from Eric Stephens of Ducks Blog, Viktor Fasth has proven to be a quick study and a welcome presence in the Ducks’ dressing room. The 30-year-old goaltender has only been with his new team for a few weeks but is talking like a confident, 10-year veteran. Fasth starred on Monday night, making 25 saves and standing tall in the end to preserve the Ducks’ 2-1 victory over...

Streaking Ducks shut out Avalanche

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