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Playoff Intel: Patrick Marleau

As the playoffs kick into gear, ESPN Insider puts some of the NHL's stars in the crosshairs with the help of those who know them best. Rivals provide scouting reports to show Insiders how to stop some of the postseason's biggest names. Tendencies, strengths, weaknesses -- it's all here in our player-on-player scouting reports.

Below, Anaheim Ducks defenseman Scott Niedermayer gives some insight on how to slow down San Jose Sharks F and 44-goal scorer Patrick Marleau.

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