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With their season now over, the Ducks players obviously will have to wait months before they can attempt to mount their response, but the front office needs to weigh is they should view this as a wake-up call as well.
Certainly being swept from the playoffs is embarrassing, but it also has to be remembered that Anaheim got to the Western Conference Final in 2017, so making dramatic trades might be an overreaction.
It's important to note that no one has said that Kesler will miss all of next season, it's just one possibility.
The 33-year-old had eight goals and 14 points during the regular season and two points in four games in the playoffs.
In took Grant five NHL seasons but he has finally scored in the NHL, and he now has 11 on the year with 23 points in 59 games this season. The duo were two of the Ducks best players this season with Rakell leading the team in goals and Lindholm providing solid play on the blueline.
Brown has two goals and five assists in 43 games this season.
Coach Randy Carlyle would not confirm if lineup changes were coming, but Chimera could replace Antoine Vermette on the fourth line.
Chimera has been scratched for the last three games, including two playoff contests.
The Ducks were also missing one of their top defenseman in Cam Fowler for the first round, which didn't do them any favors either.
Kerdiles is up with the Ducks as insurance because some players are dealing with injuries.