Thu, Nov 25, 2021 12:10 AM
By The Associated Press, Data Skrive
Ottawa Senators (4-12-1, seventh in the Atlantic) vs. Anaheim Ducks (10-7-3, fourth in the Pacific)
Anaheim, California; Friday, 4 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Ducks -176, Senators +145; over/under is 5.5
BOTTOM LINE: Anaheim hosts the Ottawa Senators after Sonny Milano scored two goals in the Ducks' 5-2 loss to the Avalanche.
The Ducks are 7-3-1 on their home ice. Anaheim is fifth in the Western Conference recording 9 points per game, averaging 3.2 goals and 5.7 assists.
The Senators are 1-5-1 on the road. Ottawa averages 9.9 penalty minutes per game, the fourth-most in the Eastern Conference. Brady Tkachuk leads the team serving 39 total minutes.
The matchup Friday is the first meeting of the season for the two teams.
TOP PERFORMERS: Troy Terry leads the Ducks with 12 goals and has 22 points. Ryan Getzlaf has one goal and 11 assists over the last 10 games for Anaheim.
Josh Norris leads the Senators with eight goals and has 12 points. Zach Sanford has five goals over the last 10 games for Ottawa.
LAST 10 GAMES: Ducks: 7-3-0, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.6 assists, 3.3 penalties and 8.6 penalty minutes while giving up 2.1 goals per game with a .934 save percentage.
Senators: 1-8-1, averaging 2.5 goals, 4.5 assists, 4.2 penalties and 9.6 penalty minutes while allowing four goals per game with an .884 save percentage.
INJURIES: Ducks: None listed.
Senators: Erik Brannstrom: out (hand), Drake Batherson: out (covid-19 protocol), Nikita Zaitsev: out (covid-19).