Yanic Perreault scored a pair of goals for Nashville as
goaltender Tomas Vokoun won his 100th career NHL game. Vokoun
stopped 33 of the 35 shots he faced.
The Mighty Ducks took a 1-0 lead in the first period when Samuel
Pahlsson tapped in a pass that went across the goal mouth from
Corey Perry. The Predators tied the game in the second period at
the 7:22 mark on the power play on Perreault's goal.
The Predators went ahead 2-1 only 37 seconds in the third period
when Perreault tapped in the puck after Steve Sullivan shot it into
the crease area.
Anaheim's Petr Sykora tied the game 2-2 when he skated down the
left side of the slot and fired a wrist shot to the right side of
the net that caught Vokoun out of position at 13:19.
: Nashville is 2-0 to start the season for the first time in
franchise history. ... Perreault's power play goal was the first
for the Predators this season. ... It was Perrault's first two-goal
game since Dec. 13, 2003 when he was playing for Montreal against