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VIDEO: Edmonton Oilers resurrect the Mighty Ducks' legendary Flying V formation

Quack. Quack. Quack. Quack.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bMY_s7karhk

YouTube Credit [h/t Sportsgrid]

YES, THIS ACTUALLY happened.

During Tuesday night’s defeat to the San Jose Sharks, the Edmonton Oilers launched a breakaway attack and… wait a minute, is that the Mighty Ducks’ Flying V formation?

The Oilers were 2-0 down at the time so obviously, trying the most effective move in fictional ice hockey history was as good an idea as any. The real question is — did they mean it?

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