| Dec 6, 2014
| 8:35 AM
What we learned from the Ducks’ 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Friday:
1. The Ducks’ defense, battered by injuries and illness and left with a largely young group, can have some moments that are, um, adventurous. The return on Friday...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Ducks right wing Corey Perry said Saturday he expect it will “take a little bit of time” for his injured left knee to heal but said he doesn’t think it will be a long-term problem.
Perry was injured during the first period of the...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Injured Ducks defenseman Ben Lovejoy and forward Dany Heatley rejoined the team at practice Monday, with each expected to accompany teammates on a five-game trip to Canada that starts later this week.
Lovejoy hasn’t played since suffering a...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 3:43 PM
A dangerous opponent has been lurking in some NHL locker rooms.
As cases of the mumps mysteriously multiply around the league, the Blackhawks have thus far remained uninfected.
Three teams — the Wild, Ducks and Rangers — have had players...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 1:52 PM
The Anaheim Ducks signed goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov to a one-year contract through the end of this season and also announced Tuesday that forward Corey Perry will miss three to four weeks with a knee injury.
The Orange County Register reported that the...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 2:23 PM
The spread of mumps around the NHL has concerned Flyers General Manager Ron Hextall so much that some of his players have recently had vaccines.
"We've addressed some things," Hextall said after the Flyers' win over New Jersey on Thursday at the Wells...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Evander Kane's successful shot in the fourth round of the shootout provided the difference in the Winnipeg Jets' 1-0 victory over the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night.
Blake Wheeler also scored during the deciding phase and...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ Gordie Howe has regained some movement on his damaged right side following a massive stroke but is weak and sometimes gets frustrated, according to his son,...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 8:05 AM
The victories continue coming for the Ducks, but the thrill that usually accompanies a win is subdued by how they’re happening.
The Ducks won their sixth straight game Friday, 4-2, at last-place Edmonton, and complained afterward that they can&...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The Ducks signed their former goalie Ilya Bryzgalov to a tryout contract Wednesday after learning that backup Jason LaBarbera suffered a broken hand Saturday in San Jose and will be out for two to three weeks.
In addition to LaBarbera's injury, the...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 4:26 PM
This nine-game road trip could've been a stumbling block for a Chicago Wolves team trying to keep pace in the American Hockey League's rugged Midwest Division.
But as the Wolves near the halfway point of a trip that matches the longest in the franchise'...