Vancouver vs Phoenix Recap - Coyotes Win 2-1
|Vancouver vs Phoenix Recap - Coyotes Win 2-1|
The Canucks came up short Tuesday against the Coyotes, falling 2-1 in a shootout.
Phoenix won as a +120 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mikkel Boedker potted the shootout winner for Phoenix. Ray Whitney scored for the Coyotes in the victory. Whitney opened the scoring for Phoenix, finding the back of the net at 9:43 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Keith Yandle and Adrian Aucoin.
Mike Smith turned in a 39-save effort for the Coyotes.
Vancouver got a goal from Alexander Edler in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Cory Schneider stopped 34 of 35 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Phoenix went 0-for-4, while the Canucks were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Vancouver outshot Phoenix 40-35 in the game.
Phoenix heads into a battle against the Flames. Vancouver, meanwhile, will have their next action against St. Louis.