Numbers for Nerds: 1. The Ducks are 25-2-4 when Ryan Getzlaf records at least one point this season. (Take that Hart Trophy voters!) He has three goals and seven assists over his last seven games versus Phoenix.
Team Records: Ducks 33-8-5, Coyotes 21-13-9, Head-to-Head 4-0-0, This will be the last meeting between the two teams in the regular season.
Team Leaders: Ducks: Points-Ryan Getzlaf (52), Goals-Corey Perry (25), Assists-Ryan Getzlaf (30), Shooting %-Ryan Getzlaf (19%), TOI-Cam Fowler (24:04)
Coyotes: Points-Mike Ribeiro and Radim Vrbata (31), Goals-Mikkel Boedker (14), Assists-Keith Yandle (22), Shooting %-Mikkel Boedker (15.6), TOI-Oliver Ekman-Larsson (24:42)
Goalies: Ducks: Jonas Hiller (22-4-4, 2.40 GAA, .912 SV%), head to head against Coyotes 4-0-0, American Hero, John Gibson was called up yesterday so that Frederik Andersen can play a couple of games in Norfolk this weekend. Could it be possible that Gibson sees his first NHL action before going back to The A?
Coyotes: Mike Smith (15-11-8, 2.90 GAA, .910 SV%), Thomas Greiss (6-2-1, 1.89 GAA, .937 SV%)
Power Play: Ducks: 16.4%, 22nd in the NHL, Coyotes: 19%, 14th in the NHL.
Leading PP Scorers: Ducks: Nick Bonino (15 points). Coyotes:Keith Yandle (14 points)
Penalty Kill: Ducks: 80.8%, 15th in the NHL. Coyotes: 78.2%, 26th in the NHL.
Shorthanded Goals: Ducks: Ducks 5, Coyotes: 0