Ducks vs Coyotes Final: 3-2 - Recap
Anaheim needed a shootout to earn a 3-2 victory over Phoenix on Friday in NHL action at Honda Center.
Anaheim was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Jakob Silfverberg clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 6 for the Ducks. Anaheim got goals from Teemu Selanne and Nick Bonino in the victory. Selanne opened the scoring at 6:38 of the first period.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 30-save effort for the Ducks.
Phoenix got goals from Rostislav Klesla and Antoine Vermette in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Mike Smith stopped 37 of 39 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Anaheim scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 39-32.
Anaheim heads into a battle against the Stars. Phoenix, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.