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Ryan Getzlaf, Rickard Rakell team up to help Ducks get past Flames – Daily News

Ryan Getzlaf, Rickard Rakell team up to help Ducks get past Flames – Daily News
  • The Ducks’ Rickard Rakell takes a shot on objective as Flames goalie Mike Smith defends in the course of the third interval of Wednesday’s recreation at Honda Middle. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Isac Lundestrom #48 and Pontus Aberg #20 congratulate Adam Henrique #14 of the Anaheim Ducks on his aim in the course of the first interval of a recreation towards the Calgary Flames at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Mike Smith #41 and Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames push Adam Henrique #14 of the Anaheim Ducks in the course of the first interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Mike Smith #41 and Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames push Adam Henrique #14 of the Anaheim Ducks through the first interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames and Adam Henrique #14 of the Anaheim Ducks battle for a unfastened puck through the first interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames and Adam Henrique #14 of the Anaheim Ducks battle for a unfastened puck through the first interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames and Jakob Silfverberg #33 of the Anaheim Ducks skate to a loos puck through the first interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Derek Ryan #10 of the Calgary Flames and Pontus Aberg #20 of the Anaheim Ducks battle for a unfastened puck through the first interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Elias Lindholm #28 of the Calgary Flames skates with the puck through the second interval of a recreation towards the Anaheim Ducks at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Travis Hamonic #24 and Mikael Backlund #11 of the Calgary Flames defend towards Isac Lundestrom #48 of the Anaheim Ducks through the first interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Ryan Miller #30, Jacob Larsson #32 and Ryan Kesler #17 of the Anaheim Ducks defend towards Travis Hamonic #24 of the Calgary Flames through the second interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Ryan Miller #30 of the Anaheim Ducks blocks a shot on objective by Mikael Backlund #11 of the Calgary Flames through the second interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Ryan Miller #30, Sam Carrick #56, Ben Road #46 and Cam Fowler #Four of the Anaheim Ducks defend towards Michael Frolik #67 of the Calgary Flames through the first interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • Calgary Flames’ Elias Lindholm (28) is defended by Anaheim Ducks’ Ryan Getzlaf in the course of the first interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Anaheim Ducks’ Rickard Rakell, middle, reaches for the puck as Calgary Flames’ Mark Giordano, proper, defends through the second interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Calgary Flames’ Mark Jankowski, left, is defended by Anaheim Ducks’ Kiefer Sherwood through the first interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Anaheim Ducks’ Rickard Rakell, left, has his shot blocked by Calgary Flames’ Rasmus Andersson (Four) in the course of the second interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Calgary Flames’ Matthew Tkachuk, proper, celebrates his objective towards the Anaheim Ducks in the course of the first interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Anaheim Ducks’ Jakob Silfverberg, proper, celebrates his objective with teammates in the course of the first interval of an NHL hockey recreation towards the Calgary Flames on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Anaheim Ducks’ Brian Gibbons, proper, is defended by Calgary Flames’ James Neal (18) through the second interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Calgary Flames’ Juuso Valimaki, proper, controls the puck in entrance of Anaheim Ducks’ Patrick Eaves (18) in the course of the second interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames grabs Adam Henrique #14 of the Anaheim Ducks through the third interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Mark Giordano #5 and Johnny Gaudreau #13 of the Calgary Flames defend towards Adam Henrique #14 of the Anaheim Ducks through the third interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Ben Road #46 of the Anaheim Ducks makes an attempt to skate past TJ Brodie #7 of the Calgary Flames in the course of the third interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Rickard Rakell #67 of the Anaheim Ducks battles Derek Ryan #10 of the Calgary Flames for a unfastened puck in the course of the third interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Noah Hanifin #55 and Rasmus Andersson #Four of the Calgary Flames defend towards Patrick Eaves #18 of the Anaheim Ducks in the course of the third interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Ryan Getzlaf #15 of the Anaheim Ducks skates to the puck in the course of the third interval of a recreation towards the Calgary Flames at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Mike Smith #41, Travis Hamonic #24, and Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames are unable to defend towards a aim by Ryan Getzlaf #15 as Patrick Eaves #18 of the Anaheim Ducks appears on in the course of the third interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • Anaheim Ducks’ Ryan Getzlaf, middle, celebrates his objective with teammates Patrick Eaves (18) and Rickard Rakell in the course of the third interval of an NHL hockey recreation towards the Calgary Flames on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • The Ducks’ Josh Manson (42) and Patrick Eaves (18) have fun a go-ahead aim by Ryan Getzlaf (15) in the course of the third interval of Wednesday’s Three-2 victory over the Calgary Flames at Honda Middle. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Photographs)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Noah Hanifin #55 and Rasmus Andersson #Four of the Calgary Flames defend towards Patrick Eaves #18 of the Anaheim Ducks through the third interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • ANAHEIM, CA – NOVEMBER 07: Ben Road #46 of the Anaheim Ducks makes an attempt to skate past TJ Brodie #7 of the Calgary Flames in the course of the third interval of a recreation at Honda Middle on November 7, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photograph by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Pictures)

  • Anaheim Ducks goaltender Ryan Miller, proper, provides up a objective on a shot from Calgary Flames’ Mark Jankowski, second from left, in the course of the third interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Anaheim Ducks goaltender Ryan Miller, proper, deflects a shot subsequent to Calgary Flames’ Sam Bennett (93) and Ducks’ Sam Carrick (56) in the course of the third interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Calgary Flames’ Matthew Tkachuk (19) argues with Anaheim Ducks’ Ryan Getzlaf (15) through the third interval of an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

  • Anaheim Ducks goaltender Ryan Miller (30) and defenseman Jacob Larsson (32) have fun the team’s Three-2 win over the Calgary Flames in an NHL hockey recreation Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photograph/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

ANAHEIM — Rickard Rakell lowered his head and skated purposefully towards the entrance of the Calgary Flames’ internet Wednesday at Honda Middle. Moments earlier, the Ducks had surrendered the final of what had as soon as been a two-goal lead, however he had no intention of pausing to mirror on what had occurred.

Rakell couldn’t convert on his spotlight reel-caliber transfer, however teammate Ryan Getzlaf did, depositing the unfastened puck behind Flames goaltender Mike Smith for the tiebreaking objective in a Three-2 victory that was simply the Ducks’ second of their final 10 video games.

Mark Jankowski’s short-handed objective pulled the Flames right into a short-lived 2-2 tie 6:06 into the third interval. Getzlaf put the Ducks again in entrance to keep 27 seconds later with a well-placed backhanded shot for a Three-2 lead after the power-play got here to an finish.

“Ricky draws a lot of attention to himself when he does those things and rightfully so,” Getzlaf stated. “He makes some beautiful plays out there. I was lucky enough to follow up and be all myself. Ricky does great when he gets the puck in space. It’s a wonderful thing when he gets moving.”

Getzlaf’s game-winning objective was the 49th of his profession, the third-most in Ducks historical past behind Corridor of Famer Teemu Selanne (77) and Corey Perry (63). Getzlaf has three objectives and 5 assists in his final six video games and three objectives and eight assists in 11 video games general.

Jakob Silfverberg and Adam Henrique additionally scored for the Ducks, who ended a seven-game streak by which that they had given up the primary aim. Silfverberg and Henrique staked backup goaltender Ryan Miller to a 2-Zero lead solely 11:53 into the sport. Miller made 37 saves.

Matthew Tkachuk scored a first-period power-play objective for Calgary, which had gained 4 in a row. Jankowski’s aim capped a 2-on-1 break after the Ducks misplayed the puck on the blue line whereas on an influence play. Getzlaf’s aim got here 5 seconds after a tripping penalty to Mikael Backlund expired.

Getzlaf credited Rakell for making the play occur, and Rakell credited Cam Fowler.

“Cam started out by making a great play and opening up the whole (right) side for me,” Rakell stated of receiving the puck from his teammate on the suitable wing. “I just tried to get the puck to the net and (Getzlaf) read the situation really well and scored the goal for us.”

Getzlaf shifted the puck from his forehand to his backhand as he approached the web from the left faceoff circle and beat Smith with a shot between the goalie’s proper leg and arm. Getzlaf then pumped his fist in an exuberant celebration as a Honda Middle crowd of 16,461 roared its approval.

BEAUTIFUL FINISH BY THE CAPTAIN! Ducks lead!#LetsGoDucks | #PrimeTicket pic.twitter.com/4waCbxZ64Z

— FOX Sports activities West (@FoxSportsWest) November eight, 2018

“Emotions are high, obviously, in this room,” Getzlaf would later say, alluding to the Ducks’ current seven-game dropping streak. “It was pretty exciting. Things, as of late, have been a little bit frustrating at times. We’ve been working hard the last few games. It was nice to get that result.”

Coach Randy Carlyle teamed Rakell and Getzlaf with Patrick Eaves within the second interval of the Ducks’ Four-1 loss to the Kings on Tuesday night time at Staples Middle. They began the sport collectively Wednesday and have been the Ducks’ most harmful line from begin to end towards the Flames.

Eaves stays scoreless in 4 video games since making his season debut after an sickness and an damage sidelined him for all however two video games final season. He was each bit as efficient towards the Flames as he was towards the Kings. He simply didn’t have something to present for it by the top of both recreation.

“In the big picture, when we were writing out the lineup in June, those three were together,” Carlyle stated of lastly enjoying Rakell, Getzlaf and Eaves on the identical line. “(Tuesday) night time was one of many first alternatives to do this. What you do in June and July and August modifications, and it modifications in September and October.

“And here we are changing it in November.”

“We are doing a little better defensively, which is causing us to play more offense. We just have to keep rolling.”

Getzy talks concerning the W!#LetsGoDucks | #PrimeTicket pic.twitter.com/UFu2GaVsrL

— FOX Sports activities West (@FoxSportsWest) November eight, 2018

Ryan Miller, who stopped 37 of 39 photographs tonight, shares his ideas on beating a gifted Calgary team.#LetsGoDucks | #PrimeTicket pic.twitter.com/tUjpu9983g

— FOX Sports activities West (@FoxSportsWest) November eight, 2018

He is again!

After enjoying in his first recreation since coming back from damage, @Joshmanson42 says that tonight’s win was an enormous step in the suitable course for the @AnaheimDucks.#LetsGoDucks | #PrimeTicket pic.twitter.com/odiOwKXNax

— FOX Sports activities West (@FoxSportsWest) November eight, 2018

? JAKOB SILFVERBERG ?

The @AnaheimDucks strike first on his fifth objective of the season!#LetsGoDucks | #PrimeTicket pic.twitter.com/jgzRRM1BPI

— FOX Sports activities West (@FoxSportsWest) November eight, 2018