The injury and sickness-depleted Anaheim Ducks take on the Carolina Hurricanes in the second leg of a back-to-back on the East Coast.
Numbers for Nerds: 31- Number of days since the Ducks had more than one day off between games, which they will finally have once this contest is over (they don't play again until Monday in Pittsburgh).
Team Records: Ducks- 15-5-1 (31 points, 1st in Pacific Division, 1st in Western Conference), Hurricanes- 7-7-4 (18 points, 4th in Metropolitan Division, 2 points out of final WC slot)
Team Leaders: Ducks: Points- Ryan Getzlaf (22), Goals- Corey Perry (11), Assists- Ryan Getzlaf (12), Time-on-ice- Cam Fowler (22:32), Plus-minus- Francois Beauchemin (+17). Hurricanes: Points- Eric Staal, Nathan Gerbe, Jeff Skinner (9), Goals- Nathan Gerbe (4), Assists- Eric Staal, Justin Faulk, Jeff Skinner (6), Time-on-ice- Justin Faulk (23:48), Plus-minus- Jeff Skinner, Radek Dvorak (+5).
Goalies: Ducks: Jonas Hiller (7-3-1, 2.69 GAA, .898 Sv.%, 1 SO), Viktor Fasth (2-1-0, 3.33 GAA, .877 Sv. %). Hurricanes: Justin Peters (3-5-1, 2.34 GAA, .922 Sv. %), Mike Murphy (No Stats)
Power Play: Ducks: 10.8%, 28th in NHL. Hurricanes: 13.0%, 24th in NHL.
Penalty Kill: Ducks: 75.8%, 27th in NHL, 2 SHG. Hurricanes: 81.2%, 19th in NHL, 0 SHG.