Nick Schultz

Ducks bounce back to defeat Flyers, 4-1

Ducks bounce back to defeat Flyers, 4-1

Rickard Rakell had two goals, Chris Stewart scored on a penalty shot and Andrew Cogliano had an empty-netter to lead the Ducks to a 4-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night.

The Ducks responded to one of their worst defeats of the season — Monday's 6-2 blowout at Pittsburgh that ended their six-game winning streak — with a strong game. Anaheim improved to 14-4-1 since Christmas while getting the victory in the second game of a seven-game trip that will cover 7,300 miles in 13 days.

Wayne Simmonds scored for the Flyers, who dropped their third in a row overall and fifth in the last six home games to further damage their playoff hopes. Philadelphia began the day...

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