If the opener between the
A few more takeaways from an electric night at
Twin power took control of the third period
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In all, they combined for seven points. Perry had a hand in every Ducks goal, scoring twice and adding two assists. Getzlaf had one goal and two assists.
In the stirring third-period comeback, Perry scored twice and Getzlaf added the insurance goal, on the power play. For Perry, the four points was a single-game playoff career high.
"This is the time when we want to step up and we want to lead by example," Perry said. "Whether it's on the score sheet, or different things, it was a good game for our whole line, I thought we played well. To get going in the right direction, we needed this first one and we've got to keep pushing forward."
Power play flickers to life
The oft-maligned power play surfaced at the right time for the Ducks.
They went two for three on the man advantage, taking advantage of the Jets’ relative inexperience and capitalizing on the veteran savvy of Ducks center
“We obviously want to stay out of the box as much as possible,” Jets captain
Tale of the tape
The hitting between the Ducks and the Jets was unrelenting.
Each team was credited with 32 hits throughout the first 40 minutes. Then the Ducks stepped it up in the third period, out-hitting Winnipeg, 14-5. Ducks center