Ducks 12-2-1 ; Avalanche 7-8-1TV: Fox Sports Prime Ticket ; ALT
- This is the 2nd of 3 meetings between the two teams.
- The Ducks defeated the Avalanche on Feb. 6th 3-0, Viktor Fasth‘s first career shutout.
- The 3rd meeting between the clubs will be on April 10th at Honda Center.
- The Ducks trail 1st place Blackhawks by 6 points, but have 2 games in hand.
- Colorado netminder (and fan favorite ex-Duck) Jean Sebastian Giguere is expected in net tonight for the Avalanche on the end of back to backs. The Avs were defeated 4-1 yesterday afternoon by the LA Kings.
- Ducks defenseman Cam Fowler has been medically cleared to play.
- Heads Up: The Orange County Register has a full page player profile in today’s paper for Teemu Selanne.
Cam Fowler has been medically cleared to play, but Boudreau wouldn’t reveal if he would play. Saku Koivu was having flu-like symptoms earlier in the week but should be able to play tonight. For the Avalanche defensemen Erik Johnson (head) and Ryan Wilson (leg) remain out indefinitely.