“We’ll take the point and move on. It wasn’t one we could say we played very well in as a whole. We had some spurts, but we didn’t really have consistency going.”
Ducks F Nick Ritchie is day-to-day with a lower-body injury, and Ryan Getzlaf missed his second consecutive game with a lower-body injury. Ritchie and Getzlaf join Hampus Lindholm, Ryan Miller, Ryan Kesler, Sami Vatanen, and Patrick Eaves already on the sideline to start the year. … Undrafted free-agent signing F Giovanni Fiore made his NHL debut for the Ducks . Antoine Vermette’s goal was his 500 NHL point.
“I know this is a special place,” Hitchcock said. “You spend six years here and you’re in the playoffs every year. It’s pretty special. Obviously I had a great relationship with the people here so it was a fun place.”
Gunnarsson banked a shot off of defenseman Dan Hamhuis and past Lehtonen from behind the net with 10:10 left in the first, Gunnarsson’s first goal in 62 games dating to the 2015-16 season. Edmundson then scored from the left circle after a nice pass from Alex Pietrangelo.
“We took too many personal fouls. One on the quarterback (Dungey) and one on third down,” Narduzzi said.
“Definitely, I mean, you have to be a disciplined football team,” Pitt defensive back Avonte Maddox added.
Dungey was 33 of 49 for 365 yards and ran for 48 more for 413 total Cheap Youth Baseball Jerseys yards. His 10-yard rushing score, which gave Syracuse a 17-13 lead with 6:59 left in the third quarter, was the ninth USA Basketball Cheap Jerseys in his Syracuse career, tying him with Donovan McNabb and Bill Hurley for the top spot among quarterbacks.