Concern was raised a notch for the Ducks before the puck even was dropped Wednesday.
Goalie John Gibson was scratched because of a lower-body injury, and though his status is day to day, the Ducks recalled Jhonas Enroth to back up Jonathan Bernier.
Add in the Boston Bruins’ tenacious attack, and it made for an intense game of near misses and little plays, often measured in inches.
Bernier turned in an amazing save in the second period, and Rickard Rakell’s second goal of the game made the Ducks winners, 5-3, at Honda Center.
“[Boston’s Brad] Mar- chand made a good pass back door and I was expecting for him to shoot quick because he was right in...