Anaheim finally figured out how to end a four game losing skid by defeating Edmonton 3-1 on Sunday. It was part one of a two part series with the Oilers that will conclude on Monday.
The Ducks still had to come back from behind, as the Oilers scored first. Taylor Hall had the only goal for Edmonton just one minute into the game. Not a great way to start, but Anaheim was able to bounce back.
Cam Fowler, who has struggled with injuries in and out of the line up all season, finally got his first goal of the year. It came with less than two seconds remaining in the first period while the Ducks were on the power play. It was the boost they needed.
"You don't want it to happen this late in the season, but I'm glad that it happened," said Fowler. "It was a big goal for the team. Now it's behind me and I can move forward."
Kyle Palmieri scored the go ahead goal and eventual game winner at 19:03 of the second period. Nick Bonino, who was back in the line up sinc...