Vancouver hosts Anaheim after overtime victory

February 18, 2022 GMT

Anaheim Ducks (23-19-9, fifth in the Pacific) vs. Vancouver Canucks (23-21-6, sixth in the Pacific)

Vancouver, British Columbia; Saturday, 10 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Vancouver hosts the Anaheim Ducks after the Canucks took down San Jose 5-4 in overtime.

The Canucks are 6-3-5 against the rest of their division. Vancouver averages 8.9 penalty minutes per game, the seventh-most in the Western Conference. Tyler Myers leads the team serving 48 total minutes.

The Ducks are 11-14-5 in Western Conference play. Anaheim averages 9.5 penalty minutes per game, the fifth-most in the Western Conference. Nicolas Deslauriers leads the team serving 66 total minutes.

In their last matchup on Dec. 29, Vancouver won 2-1. J.T. Miller recorded a team-high 2 points for the Canucks.

TOP PERFORMERS: Miller leads the Canucks with 18 goals, adding 32 assists and collecting 50 points. Brock Boeser has five goals and four assists over the last 10 games for Vancouver.

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Troy Terry leads the Ducks with 42 points, scoring 25 goals and collecting 17 assists. Sam Steel has four assists over the last 10 games for Anaheim.

LAST 10 GAMES: Canucks: 5-3-2, averaging 2.9 goals, 4.4 assists, 3.8 penalties and 9.3 penalty minutes while giving up 2.6 goals per game with a .920 save percentage.

Ducks: 4-4-2, averaging 2.9 goals, 4.8 assists, 4.2 penalties and 10.5 penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game with a .912 save percentage.

INJURIES: Canucks: Phillip Di Giuseppe: out (covid-19).

Ducks: None listed.

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.