ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Anaheim Ducks liked what they did through those early third-period minutes of Game 6. It just took them too long to get to that point.
All season, the Anaheim Ducks talked about having a do-over in the postseason after letting a 3-2 series lead slip away to the Los Angeles Kings last year and falling in Game 7 at home.
Sometimes, you have to taste failure before you know what it takes to succeed.
The Anaheim Ducks are walking proof of that.
Any momentum the Blackhawks had from their dramatic Game 2 triple-overtime victory was killed early.
ANAHEIM, Calif. — You hear it all the time from the great teams: regardless of their success level they always feel they can be better, be it overall or in certain facets of their game.