At 15:13 of the second period in the Coyotes/Ducks game, the Situation Room initiated a video review to further examine a play at the Phoenix net. Video review supported the referee's call on the ice that the puck never crossed the goal line. No goal Anaheim.
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday