The spirit of 2007 was alive and well. And so was Corey Perry.
On a night the Ducks celebrated the 10th anniversary of their 2007 Stanley Cup win, remaining ’07 member Perry further picked himself up from a season-long scoring funk.
He scored two goals in a 5-2 win against the Washington Capitals, and the Ducks got terrific games from Ryan Getzlaf, Ryan Kesler and Rickard Rakell.
Here’s what we learned:
Perry’s emergence could mean a lot
Until recently, the Ducks’ offense rested primarily on the shoulders of Rakell and Kesler’s line.
But the long-awaited awakening of Perry, a former 50-goal scorer, would balance out the lineup more....