| Jan 16, 2015
| 11:13 PM
It didn't rise to the level of his signature "humongous" description, but the showing by backup goalie Ilya Bryzgalov and the Ducks in a 5-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday was close.
"Tremendous," was the word Bryzgalov used to define a...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:00 AM
January’s grand plan of Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau is to address all that was ailing the team.
To get healthy.
To tighten up the defensive holes.
To sharpen the offensive precision.
The Ducks have 20 days off this month and have spent at...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 11:11 PM
A wealth of practice time moved the Ducks closer to perfection Wednesday.
Right wing Corey Perry scored a hat trick, goalie Frederik Andersen and his defensemen secured their first shutout since Oct. 28, and the Ducks rolled to a 4-0 victory over the...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 6:46 PM
The idea of returning near his Canadian home to play for the Toronto Maple Leafs tugged on Corey Perry's heart two years ago.
All things considered, including the Maple Leafs' firing of coach Randy Carlyle earlier this month, Perry is entirely pleased...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:37 PM
It wasn’t a decision as much as it was second nature.
And it’s one of the reasons the Ducks believe they’re championship-worthy.
In the final minute of Sunday’s eventual 5-4 shootout victory over the Winnipeg Jets at Honda...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 9:20 PM
They slammed, threw and broke their sticks. Said things that wouldn't make their mothers proud. Even threw a few punches.
All of it did no good Wednesday night for the Ducks, who suffered a 3-0 loss to the San Jose Sharks at Honda Center — only...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 6:07 PM
The Ducks' endless search for a left wing to complement Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry looped back on itself during Saturday's practice when Coach Bruce Boudreau auditioned Rene Bourque in that spot. Boudreau had put Bourque there earlier this season but...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 11:03 PM
Sitting atop the NHL standings after 41 games of their 82-game schedule, the Ducks have every reason to say their glass is half-full.
If it's being filled mostly with one-goal victories, that's fine.
Pushed hard Sunday by the aggressive Nashville...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 4:15 PM
It was power-play practice for the Ducks earlier this week, against a mishmash penalty-killing unit featuring a guy coming off a head injury, a frequently scratched defenseman, an early-season acquisition and one regular.
Yet even with that talent...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 5:15 PM
Instead of a panic button, Ducks forward Patrick Maroon was handed a vote of confidence at practice Friday.
Although Maroon is in the middle of a 15-game goal-less skid that has featured 31 shots getting denied, Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau placed...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 4:26 PM
Kings center Anze Kopitar and defenseman Drew Doughty, as well as Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf were chosen Saturday to represent their teams at the NHL All-Star game, to be played Jan. 25 at Columbus.
The first six players were chosen in fan balloting. The...