Getzlaf ties Ducks points record in shootout loss to Golden Knights


LAS VEGAS — Ryan Getzlaf tied Teemu Selanne for the Anaheim Ducks’ all-time points record in a 5-4 shootout loss to the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on Friday.

Getzlaf had an assist at 11:18 of the third period, his 988th NHL point, on a goal by Troy Terry to cut the Vegas lead to 4-2.

Anaheim (2-4-3) rallied from down 4-1 in the third period, scoring three times in a span of 5:11. Isac Lundestrom scored on a rebound at 15:44 to make it 4-3, and Adam Henrique tied it 4-4 45 seconds later, at 16:29, on a deflection of a point shot by Kevin Shattenkirk.

Evgenii Dadonov scored the deciding goal in the bottom of the fourth round for the Golden Knights (4-4-0), who won their third straight game after losing four of their first five.

Chandler Stephenson and Nicolas Hague each had a goal and an assist, and Jonathan Marchessault had two assists for the Golden Knights. Robin Lehner made 34 saves.

John Gibson made 38 saves for Anaheim, which played the second of a back to back; the Ducks lost 4-3 in overtime to the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday. It was their sixth consecutive loss (0-3-3).

Smith gave the Golden Knights a 1-0 lead at 3:30 of the first period when he scored on the rebound of his own shot.

Vegas outshot Anaheim 10-0 in the first 6:35 and 21-8 in the first period.

Hague made it 2-0 at 3:52 of the second period on a one-timer from the high slot.

Trevor Zegras cut it to 2-1 at 15:49. Sonny Milano forced a turnover behind the net on Vegas defenseman Brayden McNabb, and Zegras scored on a one-timer alone in the slot.

Stephenson scored his team-leading fourth goal at 2:45 of the third to extend the lead to 3-1.

William Carrier scored his first goal of the season at 5:56 for a 4-1 lead.

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