NHL scoring leader
Anaheim, which has lost eight of its first nine games (1-6-2), came in with just six goals in the opening eight games.
Roussel's first goal the season came on the rebound of
Defense dominated the first period until the Ducks had their first power-play opportunity. Midway through it, with 5:16 left,
Anaheim had only one goal in the first 22 power plays. Dallas had killed all 15 penalties in the six previous games.
The teams were at even strength when Niemi and defenseman
Just 14 seconds later, Niemi played a loose puck behind the net,
Anaheim outshot Dallas 9-6 in the first.
Sharp, acquired from Chicago during the offseason, scored his first for Dallas on the power play at 7:30 of the second. Benn passed out to Sharp in the slot, and he sent a snap shot past Andersen into the lower left corner.
Eakin scored a short-handed goal, taking a backhand pass from Benn at the edge of the left circle and firing a wrist shot into the net with about 4 1/2 minutes to go. Klingberg's tying goal came about 90 seconds later, when he took a pass from
Getzlaf is expected to miss approximately four to 12 days of game action, according to the statement. It is not considered an emergency procedure.
Getzlaf, 30, was in Dallas with the Ducks for their game Tuesday night against the Stars, but he flew back to Southern California on Tuesday to prepare for the procedure.
Like the rest of the Ducks, Getzlaf has struggled on the ice this season. The two-time Canadian Olympic gold medalist had one assist and a minus-5 defensive rating in eight games, and had been credited with 22 shots on goal.
The Ducks finish their current trip Thursday at St. Louis.