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Schneider stopped all nine shots he faced, but the backup was reluctant to take credit for the win that went on his record. He dismissed the idea that the Canucks play differently in front of him.
"The score indicated the way we played," he said. "When it's 4-2 you have to start pressing and play better. There's nothing Lou can do when guys are sitting alone untouched in front of the net like that. It was more the circumstance than who was in net."
Schneider also took exception to the way fans responded when he came on for Luongo.
"It's getting old," said Schneider. "I'm glad they like me and support me, but he's a guy that has done a lot for this team and this city -- and he deserves a lot better than that."
But Luongo was not impressed with his own effort after surrendering four goals on 15 shots.
"I'm disappointed in myself that I didn't play up to my expectations -- and I don't have a reason for it," he said.
Canucks winger David Booth got a chance to break out of his scoring slump as he was awarded a penalty shot 3:38 into the game after he was tripped by Sbisa on a breakaway. However, Hiller got a pad on his forehand attempt.
Getzlaf opened the scoring at with 6:42 to go in the period as he fired a drop pass from Perry through Luongo's legs. The goal was Getzlaf's first in 10 games and only his second in 33.
Burrows tied it 59 seconds later after Henrik Sedin skated in a tight space in the Anaheim corner and fed him a behind-the-back pass that Burrows one-timed past Hiller.
Less than 2 minutes later, Perry put the Ducks ahead 2-1 on a power play as he skated out of the corner, cut towards the net and roofed a backhand over Luongo. Just over 2 minutes after that goal, Higgins deflected Hamhuis' point shot through his legs and behind a surprised Hiller.
NOTES: Vancouver lost winger Zack Kassian to an undisclosed upper-body injury late in the second period. ... Booth was benched for the second straight game after he lost a battle for the puck with Ryan before Pelley's goal. But Booth returned in the third as a result of Kassian's injury. ... Injured Canucks winger Daniel Sedin (concussion) missed his seventh straight game. ... Vancouver D Kevin Bieksa missed his fourth straight game with an undisclosed health issue, but he took part in the morning skate. D Aaron Rome also remained out with a knee injury. ... Anaheim goaltender Dan Ellis (groin) and defencemen Tony Lydman (upper) and Nate Guerin (fractured orbital bone) were sidelined with injuries.
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