Vegas Golden Knights goalkeeper Marc-Andre Fleury (left) stops a shot by Anaheim Ducks left wing Rickard Rakell (right) during the second phase of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, April 18, 2021 , in Anaheim, California (AP Photo / Marcio) Jose Sanchez)

Vegas Golden Knights goalkeeper Marc-Andre Fleury (left) stops a shot from Anaheim Ducks left wing Max Jones (49) during the second phase of an NHL hockey game in Anaheim on Sunday, April 18, 2021 , California (AP Photo / Marcio) Jose Sanchez)

Anaheim Ducks Center Adam Henrique (14) celebrates after a goal by Danton Heinen (not shown) on goalkeeper Marc-Andre Fleury (29) of Vegas Golden Knights in the second phase of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, September 18 April 2021, in Anaheim, California (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch, 89, shoots on goal during the first phase of an NHL hockey game Anaheim Ducks on Sunday, April 18, 2021 in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez)

The left wing of Vegas Golden Knights, Max Pacioretty (67), celebrates his goal with Alec Martinez (23) in the first phase of an NHL hockey game against the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday, April 18, 2021, in Anaheim, California (AP Photo / Marcio) Jose Sanchez)

Anaheim Ducks left wing Max Comtois (right) celebrates with Josh Manson (42) after playing in the first phase of an NHL hockey game against the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday, April 18, 2021 Anaheim, California who had scored a goal (AP Photo / Marcio) Jose Sanchez)

Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch (89) works for the puck against Anaheim Ducks defenseman Jamie Drysdale (34) during the first phase of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, April 18, 2021 , in Anaheim, California (AP Photo / Marcio Jose) Sanchez)

Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith (19) controls the puck in front of Anaheim Ducks Center Sam Steel (23) during the first phase of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, April 18, 2021 in Anaheim , California (AP Photo / Marcio) Jose Sanchez)

Fans wear masks as they watch the introduction of players amid the COVID-19 pandemic prior to an NHL hockey game between the Anaheim Ducks and the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday April 18, 2021 in Anaheim, California look at. (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Vegas Golden Knights goalkeeper Marc-Andre Fleury stops a shot on goal during the first phase of an NHL hockey game against the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday, April 18, 2021, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez ).

Fans wear masks as they warm up during a COVID-19 pandemic prior to an NHL hockey game between the Anaheim Ducks and the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday, April 18, 2021 in Anaheim, California. (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Anaheim Ducks defender Cam Fowler (4) defends right wing Vegas Golden Knights Alex Tuch (89) during the first phase of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, April 18, 2021, in Anaheim, California (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez).

Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Zach Whitecloud, right, collides with Anaheim Ducks center Derek Grant (38) during the second phase of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, April 18, 2021 in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez).

Anaheim Ducks goalkeeper John Gibson stops a shot on goal against the Vegas Golden Knights in the second phase of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, April 18, 2021 in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez).

Anaheim Ducks head coach Dallas Eakins (center) wears a mask on the bench during the second phase of an NHL hockey game against the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday, April 18, 2021 in Anaheim, California. (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Anaheim Ducks right wing Alexander Volkov (left) will be defended by Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore in the second phase of an NHL hockey game on Sunday April 18, 2021 in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo / Marcio Jose Sanchez)

ANAHEIM – Ducks Game Sunday was vastly improved over Friday, but the results were the same. They lost their second game in a row against the Vegas Golden Knights, this time 5-2 in front of 1,717 socially distant fans at the Honda Center.

Max Pacioretty, Alex Pietrangelo, Nicolas Roy, Mark Stone (power play) and Alex Tuch (empty net) scored six wins in a row for Vegas. Marc-Andre Fleury made 33 saves and gave the goals to Max Comtois and Danton Heinen von Ducks.

Vegas won the game 4-0 on Friday and beat the Ducks 51:16. The rematch on Sunday was much closer as the Ducks scored the 1-1 draw with Comtois’ goal that brought a four-on-one rush of 6:23 into play.

The Golden Knights broke the tie against Pietrangelo’s goal at 14:46 in the first half. Vegas then pushed Roy and Stone goals around Heine’s goal, reducing the ducks’ deficit to 3-2.

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