NHL: Anaheim 4, Boston 3

Jan. 14, 2010 at 12:44 AM

ANAHEIM, Calif., Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Steve Eminger scored the go-ahead goal 8:07 into the third period Wednesday, bringing the Anaheim Ducks a 4-3 decision over Boston.

The Ducks won for the fifth straight time overall and for the sixth time in a row at home.

Boston, which dropped its third in a row, owned a 3-2 lead going into the final period. Ryan Getzlaf delivered his 12th goal of the season 1:59 into the third to tie it and Eminger tipped in a shot by Bobby Ryan to produce his first score of the campaign.

Jonas Hiller made 27 saves to get the victory. He gave up second-period goals to Zdeno Chara, Matt Hunwick and Marco Strum to put the Ducks in a hole.

The loss went to Tuukka Rask, who stopped 28 shots.

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