Anaheim hosts Ottawa after Silfverberg’s 2-goal game
Anaheim, California; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Anaheim hosts the Ottawa Senators after Jakob Silfverberg scored two goals in the Ducks’ 5-4 overtime loss to the Wild.
The Ducks are 15-14-5 at home. Anaheim averages 10.3 penalty minutes per game, the fourth-most in the NHL. Nicolas Deslauriers leads the team serving 92 total minutes.
The Senators have gone 7-19-6 away from home. Ottawa leads the NHL with 15 shorthanded goals, led by Chris Tierney with four.
In their last meeting on Feb. 4, Anaheim won 3-2.
LAST 10 GAMES: Senators: 5-4-1, averaging three goals, 5.1 assists, 4.2 penalties and 12.7 penalty minutes while giving up 3.5 goals per game with a .899 save percentage.
Ducks: 4-4-2, averaging 2.5 goals, 3.6 assists, 3.3 penalties and 7.5 penalty minutes while giving up 3.3 goals per game with a .897 save percentage.
Senators: Marcus Hogberg: out (personal), Artem Anisimov: day to day (upper-body).