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Ducks get some lucky bounces in 5-2 victory over Nashville
Ducks get some lucky bounces in 5-2 victory over Nashville

NASHVILLE — Corey Perry days earlier said one of the factors bedeviling the Ducks during their 10-game rut was that the puck wasn't bouncing the team's way. That changed Saturday night, as two Ducks' passes were deflected off Nashville players into the goal and a long-distance shot weaved almost magically to the net through skaters' traffic in Anaheim's 5-2 victory over the Predators at Bridgestone Arena. "You work hard, you create your own bounces," Perry said. "A garbage goal, as they say, takes the monkey off your back." BOX SCORE: Ducks 5, Predators 2 Winning at the start of the Winter Olympics' 19-day break is...

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