Holy Paladin vs Death Knight

85 Human Paladin

I am new to playing Holy Paladin (was always a dps class in previous WoW releases). I am running a HP/Warrior combo in my 2v2 and am consistently getting owned whenever a death knight gets on me. This happens the most when my Warrior/Pally runs in to a Deathknight/Pally. My warrior sticks on his paladin and the DK sticks to me. The point is that I have no idea how to defend myself against the DK.

I do my best to LoS, cleanse, freedom, and ultimately distance myself from his DPS while at the same time healing myself, but it seems like it is only a matter of time until I have blown my bubble and am out of CDs while my warrior (who is a strong player) is only forcing the bubble on their pally.

Do other players running HP/War stick their warrior on the DK? Also, is there some tactic I am missing for a 1v1 battle against a DK that will help me survive an extra minute? One more minute would probably be enough to win the match.

Thanks for any help!
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85 Human Paladin
dk's Necrotic Strike sucks for a healer, but you just have to work around it. Im not saying its op, its a cool mechanic for them just somethin we are goin to have to figure out.
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85 Human Paladin
Thanks for the tips! Are you suggesting popping Guardian of Ancient Kings at the same time as a Holy Radiance to double the healing effect when getting bursted?

I will take your advice on the equipment and spec changes too. Thanks.
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