| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:47 PM
The disparity between the Ducks and Buffalo last week was wide, with Sabres Coach Ted Nolan cracking that the Ducks made his squad look like a “pee-wee” team.
Anaheim outshot the Sabres (1-5) in Buffalo, 44-12, and won, 5-1. It was the...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:11 PM
When almost every good conventional scoring opportunity had failed the Ducks on Friday, they improvised their way to victory.
First, speedy forward Andrew Cogliano motored to a short-handed third-period goal to end Minnesota goalie Darcy Kuemper's...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Free-agent acquisition Clayton Stoner played last season for Friday's opponent, the Minnesota Wild, but he said Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau hasn't sought inside information from him.
"Early in the season, it's not as much about the other team as it is...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Sami Vatanen wears a nearly constant little smirk, one his teammates know is behind his subdued but killer sense of humor.
Vatanen takes that same look to the ice, an asset that keeps the opposition unsure of what the Ducks' defenseman will do at any...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 2:30 PM
As a player, former Ducks defenseman Chris Pronger once stepped on the leg of current Duck and then-Vancouver Canuck Ryan Kesler, drawing a lengthy suspension.
Thursday came news that Pronger, still being paid by the Philadelphia Flyers after being...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 7:24 PM
By the time Corey Perry steps on the ice in Pittsburgh for the Ducks' season opener Thursday, a new alternate-captain's "A" will be affixed to his sweater.
From the perspective of Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau, that letter not only signifies Perry's...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Ducks defenseman Bryan Allen was ruled doubtful for Thursday’s regular-season opener against the Pittsburgh Penguins with an unspecified lower-body injury.
By keeping eight defensemen on the final roster announced Tuesday, the Ducks have enough...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Ducks defenseman Cam Fowler returned to skating Monday after a fall at practice last week and said his possible return to playing by Thursday’s regular season opener at Pittsburgh is a “day-by-day thing.”
“Just keep improving...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The Ducks’ urgent push to end their preseason losing streak at four and produce an uplifting performance they could carry them into the regular season became reality Saturday thanks to the late heroics of Ryan Kesler and Corey Perry.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 4:31 PM
The serenity of nature, the magnificence of untouched land and the peaceful quiet lure Clayton Stoner and Nate Thompson to the mountains of British Columbia and streams of Minnesota each summer.
"It's about self-confidence, being out in the wilderness,...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 5:08 PM
The thin opening for a Ducks’ roster spot was underlined Wednesday as the team reduced its preseason team to 28 players by cutting four players.
Defensemen Mat Clark and Jesse Blacker and forwards Max Friberg and Chris Wagner were demoted to...