Vancouver vs Anaheim Wrap - Anaheim Wins 9-1
The battle between the Ducks and Canucks didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Vancouver was handed a 9-1 defeat on Wednesday at Honda Center.
Anaheim was favored by -148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Anaheim got goals from Teemu Selanne (2), Corey Perry (2), Nick Bonino (2), Andrew Cogliano, Jakob Silfverberg, and Sami Vatanen in the victory. Cogliano opened the scoring at 4:27 of the first period.
Frederik Andersen stopped 31 of 32 Vancouver shots in the victory.
Zack Kassian scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Frederik Andersen.
Vancouver got a 25-stop effort from Joacim Eriksson in the loss.
Anaheim scored 6 times on 11 chances on the power play, while Vancouver went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 44-32.
Next game, Anaheim takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Vancouver, they head on the road to face Phoenix.