Trevor Zegras scored his second objective of the sport at 2:15 of extra time and the Ducks beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Sunday night time in Anaheim to finish a seven-game dropping streak.
Zegras scored the primary of two Ducks targets within the third interval as Anaheim rallied from a 3-1 deficit. Jabob Silfverberg and Dmitry Kulikov additionally scored targets for Anaheim, which had not gained since its opener against Seattle.
“We’re beginning to study as a staff to only keep it up and do not get pissed off when issues do not go our manner,” Kulikov stated. “We’ll flip it round ultimately.”
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John Gibson made 32 saves for the Ducks, together with a point-blank shot from Mitchell Marner seconds earlier than Zegras’ winner.
“It was actually essential that we understood the man subsequent to you is not going to drag us out of this; the coach is not going to drag us out of this,” Ducks coach Dallas Eakins stated, revealing that the staff met Saturday to deal with its struggles. “Each particular person in that room needed to have a stage of resolve that we will go on the market and do our jobs to the very best of our capacity.”
Kerfoot failed on a penalty shot within the third, with the puck going over Gibson’s shoulder and above the cross bar.
“I’m simply going concentrate on what I can do right here,” Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe stated, addressing a query about his job safety. “I obtained a job to do with the group. Our group has responded up to now. I assumed we have been responding effectively right here at this time.”
The Maple Leafs completed the Western Conference swing 1-3-1. They will subsequent host the Philadelphia Fyers on Wednesday night time.