Senators Fall 2-1 Against Anaheim - Game Recap
Anaheim earned a 2-1 victory over Ottawa on Tuesday, but needed a shootout to do it at Scotiabank Place.
Bettors who backed the Ducks were rewarded as +103 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
The win was clinched by Bobby Ryan, who beat Brian Elliott in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Anaheim. Corey Perry scored for the Ducks in the victory. Perry opened the scoring for Anaheim, finding the back of the net at 14:30 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Bobby Ryan and Matt Beleskey.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 39-save effort for the Ducks.
Ottawa got a goal from Mike Fisher in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ottawa got a 26-stop effort from Brian Elliott in the loss.
On the power play, Anaheim went 0-for-0, while the Senators were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 40-27.
Next game, Anaheim takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Ottawa, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.