Coyotes Down Anaheim 5-4 - Match Report
|Coyotes Down Anaheim 5-4 - Match Report|
Martin Hanzal scored a pair of goals against the Ducks as Phoenix handed Anaheim a 5-4 defeat on Sunday at Honda Center.
The Coyotes were a +135 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Martin Hanzal (2), Boyd Gordon, Lauri Korpikoski, and Keith Yandle each scored for the Coyotes in the victory. Hanzal opened the scoring for Phoenix, finding the back of the net at 4:41 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Mikkel Boedker and Radim Vrbata.
Mike Smith turned in a 29-save effort for the Coyotes.
Ryan Getzlaf (2), Lubomir Visnovsky, and Kurtis Foster scored for the Ducks, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Jonas Hiller stopped 14 of 19 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Phoenix went 0-for-3, while the Ducks were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 35-33.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Ducks will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.