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GameThread: Ducks vs Sharks (12/4/15)

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Big division matchup offers Anaheim chance to gain ground on an opponent above them in standings.

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Stat Pack

ANAHEIM DUCKS versus SAN JOSE SHARKS
9-12-5, 23 Pts Record 14-10-0, 28 Pts
5th Pacific, 12th West, T-23rd NHL Standings 2nd Pacific, 7th West, T-10th NHL
6-4-4 Home Home/Away 10-3-0 Away
L - W - OL - L - W Last 5 Games L - W - L - W - W
1.96 (29th) GF/GP 2.75 (24th)
2.54 (13th) GA/GP 2.63 (18th)
18.7% (17th) Power Play 17.1% (24th)
87.0% (1st) Penalty Kill 80.0% (15th)
TEAM STAT LEADERS
Corey Perry 9G Goals Joe Pavelski 12G
Ryan Getzlaf 16A Assists 12A: Pavelski, Joe Thornton
Perry 18PT (9G 9A) Points Pavelski 24PT (12G 12A)
Perry 9PPP (5PPG 4PPA) PP Points 9PPPT: Pavelski (2PPG 7PPA), Brent Burns (2PPG 7PPA)
Andrew Cogliano 1SHG, Shawn Horcoff 1SHA SH Points 5 with 1SHPT: Burns, Matt Nieto 1SHG
Cam Fowler 22:41, Ryan Kesler 19:25 TOI/GP (D&F) Burns 26:21, Pavelski 20:17
Jakob Silfverberg 55.86, Hampus Lindholm 54.98 SAT% 5on5 (F&D, >50% GP) Thornton 55.08, Burns 51.10
John Gibson GOALIES Martin Jones
2-2-1 Record 12-7-0
.932 Save % .921
.963 Adj. SV% (5on5) .927
27.37 SA/60 28.30

Expected Lines

Expected combinations for Anaheim and San Jose via Eric Stephens, Orange County Register.

Ducks

Rickard Rakell - Ryan Getzlaf - Corey Perry

Nick Ritchie - Ryan Kesler - Jakob Silfverberg

Carl Hagelin - Shawn Horcoff - Andrew Cogliano

Mike Santorelli - Nate Thompson - Chris Stewart

Cam Fowler - Kevin Bieksa

Hampus Lindholm - Josh Manson

Clayton Stoner - Sami Vatanen

John Gibson / Anton Khudobin

Sharks

Melker Karlsson - Joe Thornton - Joe Pavelski

Joonas Donskoi - Patrick Marleau - Joel Ward

Matt Nieto - Tomas Hertl - Tommy Wingels

Micheal Haley - Dainius Zubrus - Mike Brown

Paul Martin - Brent Burns

Marc-Edouard Vlasic - Justin Braun

Brenden Dillon - Matt Tennyson

Martin Jones / Alex Stalock

Numbers For Nerds

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