In their first game without star defenseman Dougie Hamilton, who suffered a broken leg in the team's previous game, the Hurricanes lacked jump.
RALEIGH, NC - The Ducks reached their nine-day break for their goodbye week and all-star break in the PNC Arena on Friday with a 2-1 overtime win over the Carolina Hurricanes. The 26-year-old was picked for the All-Star Game for the first time. Carolina is 15-8-0 on home ice this season and have won 5 of their last 7 in their own building, but they are 0-5 SU in their last 5 home games against Anaheim. He had surgery on Friday to fix his fibula and is expected to be out for two to three months.
Hurricanes forward Brock McGinn had a critical scoring chance in the final seconds of regulation but was stopped by Miller. He tipped in a shot from Joel Edmundson.More news: Marvel's Iron Man VR has been delayed
Anaheim Ducks center Devin Shore (29) and center Adam Henrique (14) chase the puck with Carolina Hurricanes center Jordan Staal (11) during the first period of a hockey game NHL in Raleigh, North Carolina, Friday January 17, 2020. Erik Gudbranson countered the Ducks at 6:18 p.m.in the opening round and scored a Ryan Getzlaf cross-ice pass.
The Hurricanes are not in a great run of form right now and lost 4-2 to the Ducks earlier this season, but I think they get their revenge on Friday night.
Reimer stopped Daniel Sprong's scoreless shot with 4:45 left in the period to keep the score the same. Sebastian Aho scored the lone goal for Carolina, which was his first goal in eight games.More news: Brazil's culture minister sacked after speech echoing Nazi propagandist Goebbels
"We can at least feel good about ourselves for the week - or whatever it is - that we finished with two very, very good games", Eakins said.
Hurricanes: Host the New York Islanders on Sunday.
The 25-year-old has collected 137 points (27 goals, 110 assists) and a plus-51 rating in 356 career games since being selected by the Hurricanes in the fourth round of the 2012 National Hockey League draft.More news: Army will assist cleanup efforts in Newfoundland after intense blizzard
Ducks: Off to playing in San Jose on January 27.