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Adam Henrique leading Ducks charge towards playoffs

Adam Henrique leading Ducks charge towards playoffs
Published On: Thu, Feb 01
Nov 22, 2015; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Vancouver Canucks forward Adam Cracknell (24) collides with New Jersey Devils goalie Cory Schneider (35) and defenseman Adam Larsson (5) as defenseman Andy Greene (6) and forward Adam Henrique (14) look on at Rogers Arena. Mandatory Credit: Bob Frid-USA TODAY Sports

If the Anaheim Ducks brought back the Flying V, Adam Henrique would be spearheading it at the moment.

This isnt the early 90s, however, so leading the Ducks charge as they plot their assault on a playoff spot will have to do.

Fans are unlikely to complain too much.

Indeed, Henrique has been an integral part of the late-blooming Ducks team that is finding its stride after dealing with extensive injuries that decimated its lineup early in the season.

Henrique was brought in via trade in late November to stem the bleeding and stabilize the Ducks down the middle, who were missing Ryan Getzlaf and Ryan Kesler at the same time.

The move proved useful at the time and the Ducks didnt fall directly off a cliff.

Speaking with NHL.coms Amalie Benjamin, Randy Carlyle said Henrique came not a moment too soon.

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