Anaheim Ducks' Josh Manson (42) celebrates his goal against the Vancouver Canucks with teammate Rickard Rakell during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Ben Nelms/The Canadian Press via AP)
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Ryan Getzlaf, Rickard Rakell and Sami Vatanen each had a goal and an assist and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Thursday night.
Josh Manson and Kevin Bieksa also scored, John Gibson made 19 saves and Anaheim wrapped up a seven-game trip with a 5-1-1 record and improved to 11-1-1 over their last 13 overall.
Jannik Hansen and Sven Baertschi scored for Vancouver, and Ryan Miller stopped 28 shots. The Canucks dropped their third in a row – all at home – to fall to 0-5-1 over their last six at Rogers Arena. Daniel Sedin added two assists.
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The Ducks are 18-4-2 since Christmas and sit just two points behind the Los Angeles Kings for first in the Pacific Division after starting the season 1-7-2.