| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:34 PM
NASHVILLE -- Jonas Hiller will take Thursday night off from the winning streak that has taken him into stratospheric levels.
Ducks rookie goalie Frederik Andersen was first off the ice at Thursday’s morning skate in Bridgestone Arena, a strong...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 4:03 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- A day after he beat the Nashville Predators, Ducks rookie goalie Frederik Andersen was sent down Friday to minor-league Norfolk (Va.), with rookie John Gibson pulled up for possibly his first NHL start.
Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:40 PM
As much as the Ducks have relied on top scorers Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry, they have benefited from the physical play of Matt Beleskey and Patrick Maroon — tough guys who helped the Ducks to a 4-0-1 record against the Kings during the regular...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 11:04 PM
DALLAS — If there's a line of sportsmanship that shouldn't be crossed, Ryan Getzlaf's judgment is that you shouldn't throw a left hook at a guy whose face is severely stitched up.
Yet, that and other unwritten rules were fudged Monday night by the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 5:19 PM
DALLAS — It’s not just about getting under the Ducks’ skin with the Dallas Stars, it’s about penetrating their minds.
The evidence includes Antoine Roussel’s Game 3 punch directed at Ryan Getzlaf’s cut-up face, Ryan...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 11:47 AM
DALLAS -- The Dallas Stars’ confrontational style certainly isn’t going to be altered after the reward of a 3-0 Game 3 victory.
“We’re guys who like to play with that aggressive mentality; that’s got us where we are, and we...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:35 PM
A top seed vs. a No. 8 seed usually is a formality — there was a notable exception involving the Kings two years ago — but Dallas has won two of three games against the Ducks this season. The Oct. 20 opener was the Ducks' lone victory, as they...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:47 AM
WASHINGTON — Greetings from the nation’s capital, where winter seems to be firmly entrenched even though spring officially began last week.
It’s snowing here, and accumulations of two to four inches are expected to build until the snow...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 3:36 PM
WASHINGTON -- At least Kings Coach Darryl Sutter is consistent.
His standard response when asked which goaltender will start a particular game is, “Be there for the song,” meaning you’ll see who it is when the starters are on the ice...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:06 PM
WASHINGTON -- Conventional wisdom says a team playing the second game of a back-to-back sequence should tire as the second game progresses.
So much for conventional wisdom.
The Kings scored three times in the third period Tuesday and then converted...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:31 PM
EDMONTON, Canada -- Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau added another player into the first-line rotation Friday morning, moving center Nick Bonino to left wing alongside stars Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry before Friday night’s game against the Edmonton...