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The Vancouver Canucks' Alex Burrows, left, and Ryan (Credit: AP)

The Vancouver Canucks' Alex Burrows, left, and Ryan Kesler (17) celebrate Kesler's goal against the Carolina Hurricanes during the first period. (Dec. 1, 2013)

Vancouver Canucks vs. Carolina Hurricanes

The Canucks beat the Hurricanes, 3-2, on Sunday at PNC Arena.

Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward (30) and Justin
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Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward (30) and Justin Faulk (27) defend as Vancouver Canucks' Ryan Kesler (17) tries to score during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Carolina Hurricanes' Ron Hainsey (65) and Vancouver Canucks'
(Credit: AP Photo Gerry Broome)

Carolina Hurricanes' Ron Hainsey (65) and Vancouver Canucks' Ryan Kesler (17) chase the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Vancouver Canucks' Chris Higgins (20) and Carolina Hurricanes'
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Vancouver Canucks' Chris Higgins (20) and Carolina Hurricanes' Justin Faulk (27) chase the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

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Carolina Hurricanes' Justin Faulk (27) defends as Vancouver
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Carolina Hurricanes' Justin Faulk (27) defends as Vancouver Canucks' Jannik Hansen (36), of Denmark, shoots during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Carolina Hurricanes' Jay Harrison (44) and Nathan Gerbe
(Credit: AP Photo Gerry Broome)

Carolina Hurricanes' Jay Harrison (44) and Nathan Gerbe (14) defend as Vancouver Canucks' Ryan Kesler, right, shoots and scores as Chris Higgins (20) and Jannik Hansen, center, defend during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Carolina Hurricanes' Tuomo Ruutu (15), of Finland, and
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Carolina Hurricanes' Tuomo Ruutu (15), of Finland, and Vancouver Canucks' Chris Tanev (8) chase the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

The Vancouver Canucks' Alex Burrows, left, and Ryan
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The Vancouver Canucks' Alex Burrows, left, and Ryan Kesler (17) celebrate Kesler's goal against the Carolina Hurricanes during the first period. (Dec. 1, 2013)

Vancouver Canucks' Jason Garrison, left, and Tom Sestito
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Vancouver Canucks' Jason Garrison, left, and Tom Sestito (29) celebrate Garrison's goal against the Carolina Hurricanes during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. Vancouver won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

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Carolina Hurricanes' Tuomo Ruutu (15), of Finland, tries
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Carolina Hurricanes' Tuomo Ruutu (15), of Finland, tries to score as Vancouver Canucks' Kevin Bieksa (3) defends and goalie Eddie Lack (31), of Sweden, deflects the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. Vancouver won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward (30) and Ron
(Credit: AP Photo Gerry Broome)

Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward (30) and Ron Hainsey (65) defend as Vancouver Canucks' Daniel Sedin, of Sweden, is upended during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. Vancouver won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal (12) and Vancouver Canucks'
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Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal (12) and Vancouver Canucks' David Booth (7) struggle for possession of the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. Vancouver won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Vancouver Canucks' Ryan Kesler celebrates his goal against
(Credit: AP Photo Gerry Broome)

Vancouver Canucks' Ryan Kesler celebrates his goal against Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward, bottom, as Hurricanes' Jay Harrison (44) and Justin Faulk (27) look on during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. Vancouver won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Vancouver Canucks' Henrik Sedin (33), of Sweden, and
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Vancouver Canucks' Henrik Sedin (33), of Sweden, and goalie Eddie Lack (31) celebrate following their 3-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes in an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

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Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal (12) tries to score
(Credit: AP Photo Gerry Broome)

Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal (12) tries to score against Vancouver Canucks goalie Eddie Lack (31), of Sweden, as Canucks' Dan Hamhuis (2), Chris Tanev (8), Alex Burrows (14) and Brad Richardson (15) defend during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. Vancouver won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

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