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NHL playoffs: Ducks vs. Predators Game 4

The Anaheim Ducks beat the Nashville Predators in overtime, 3-2, in Game 4 of the NHL Western Conference Final on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at Bridgestone Arena. The best-of-seven series is tied, 2-2. The series winner advances to the Stanley Cup Finals to face the winner of the Pittsburgh Penguins-Ottawa Senators series.

Anaheim Ducks center Nate Thompson (44) and center
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Anaheim Ducks center Nate Thompson (44) and center Ryan Getzlaf, second from right, celebrate after beating the Nashville Predators in overtime in Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators left wing Pontus Aberg (46), of
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Nashville Predators left wing Pontus Aberg (46), of Sweden, chases the puck in front of the Anaheim Ducks net during overtime of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks center Nate Thompson (44) and center
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Anaheim Ducks center Nate Thompson (44) and center Ryan Getzlaf, second from right, celebrate after beating the Nashville Predators in overtime in Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. The Ducks won 3-2 to even the series 2-2.

Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf (15) congratulates goalie
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Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf (15) congratulates goalie John Gibson (36) after the Ducks beat the Nashville Predators in overtime in Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks center Nick Ritchie celebrates with goalie
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Anaheim Ducks center Nick Ritchie celebrates with goalie John Gibson (36) after defeating the Nashville Predators in overtime of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators left wing Pontus Aberg (46), of
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Nashville Predators left wing Pontus Aberg (46), of Sweden, chases the puck in front of the Anaheim Ducks net during overtime of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of
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Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, battles in front of the net against Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson, center, and center Ryan Getzlaf, left, during overtime of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks' Ryan Getzlaf, center, celebrates as he
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Anaheim Ducks' Ryan Getzlaf, center, celebrates as he skates behind Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, and defenseman P.K. Subban (76) after the Ducks beat the Predators in overtime in Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks center Andrew Cogliano celebrates with goalie
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Anaheim Ducks center Andrew Cogliano celebrates with goalie John Gibson (36) after defeating the Nashville Predators in overtime of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. The Ducks won 3-2.

Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson (42) falls after
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Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson (42) falls after jumping up to swat the puck away during the third period against the Nashville Predators in Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks head coach Randy Carlyle greets his
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Anaheim Ducks head coach Randy Carlyle greets his team in the third period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final against the Nashville Predators in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson (42) jumps over
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Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson (42) jumps over Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher (12) to swat the puck away during the third period in Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. At left is Ducks center Ryan Kesler (17).

Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson (42) jumps over
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Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson (42) jumps over Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher (12) to swat the puck away during the third period in Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette watches from
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Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette watches from the bench in the third period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final against the Anaheim Ducks in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland,
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Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, defends the net in the third period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final against the Anaheim Ducks in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks left wing Jakob Silfverberg (33), battles
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Anaheim Ducks left wing Jakob Silfverberg (33), battles for the puck between Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), and defenseman Mattias Ekholm, all of Sweden, in the third period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban (76) is congratulated
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Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban (76) is congratulated after his goal in the third period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final against the Anaheim Ducks in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of
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Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, is greeted at the bench by left wing Colin Wilson (33) after Forsberg's game tying goal in the third period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final against the Anaheim Ducks in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks left wing Jakob Silfverberg (33), battles
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Anaheim Ducks left wing Jakob Silfverberg (33), battles for the puck in front of Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), both of Sweden, in the third period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne, of Finland, defends
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Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne, of Finland, defends the net against Anaheim Ducks left wing Nick Ritchie (37) in the third period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson (42) jumps over
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Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson (42) jumps over Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher (12) to swat the puck away during the third period in Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. At left is Ducks center Ryan Kesler (17).

Nashville Predators defenseman Matt Irwin (52) battles for
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Nashville Predators defenseman Matt Irwin (52) battles for the puck against Anaheim Ducks left wing Nick Ritchie (37) in the first period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks center Rickard Rakell (67), of Sweden,
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Anaheim Ducks center Rickard Rakell (67), of Sweden, celebrates his goal in the first period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final against the Nashville Predators in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

in the first period of Game 4 of
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in the first period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks center Rickard Rakell (67), of Sweden,
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Anaheim Ducks center Rickard Rakell (67), of Sweden, celebrates his goal with center Ryan Getzlaf (15) in the first period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final against the Nashville Predators in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators defenseman Ryan Ellis (4) and goalie
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Nashville Predators defenseman Ryan Ellis (4) and goalie Pekka Rinne, of Finland, defend the net against Anaheim Ducks center Andrew Cogliano (7) in the first period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland,
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Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, defects the puck as defenseman P.K. Subban defends against Anaheim Ducks defenseman Cam Fowler (4) in the first period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Anaheim Ducks center Rickard Rakell (67), of Sweden,
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Anaheim Ducks center Rickard Rakell (67), of Sweden, celebrates his goal in the first period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final against the Nashville Predators in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nashville Predators center Calle Jarnkrok (19), of Sweden,
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Nashville Predators center Calle Jarnkrok (19), of Sweden, works the puck against Anaheim Ducks left wing Nick Ritchie (37) in the first period of Game 4 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

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