| Jan 10, 2015
| 5:35 PM
Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf was surprised Saturday to be the lone Anaheim player selected to the NHL All-Star game despite the team's first-place standing in the Pacific Division (26-10-6).
"When you're talking about the first-place team … I'm...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:19 PM
As brutal as this season has been for the Lakers, who are on pace for one of the worst records in the 55-year Los Angeles history of the franchise, it could be a lot worse.
Kobe Bryant and (Bad) Co. are nowhere near as dreadful as that Clippers club...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 5:08 PM
Coming off a loss to one of last season's Stanley Cup finalists, the Ducks still have reason for optimism.
They remain atop the Pacific Division, after all, with perhaps their healthiest roster of the season and plenty of rest ahead of them....
| Dec 23, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Without health, you're supposed to have nothing.
That hasn't been the case with the Ducks, who lead the NHL in points with a 23-8-5 record while enduring more than 180 man-games lost. They have been affected by a mumps outbreak, broken fingers,...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 7:45 AM
Ten penalties, a waved off goal and everything else that went awry for the Ducks in just their second shutout loss of the season caused them to lose their cool.
Wednesday’s 3-0 defeat to the San Jose Sharks -- Anaheim’s third loss this...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf said Tuesday he was not encouraged by any team official to stage the practice he arranged Friday during the NHL's mandatory holiday period.
The league is investigating whether Getzlaf acted on his own to hold the practice at...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Better safe than sorry will remain the plan with sidelined Ducks players Corey Perry and Francois Beauchemin.
Anaheim Coach Bruce Boudreau said after the first-place team’s Monday morning skate that he’ll keep Perry and Beauchemin on the...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 11:41 PM
A lead had vanished. The minutes were dwindling away. A possible third consecutive loss to the top contender was at hand.
But the Ducks have become pretty sharp in tense moments this season, and again on Monday they made well-timed adjustments to...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Reaching the NHL’s holiday break with the league’s best record and an eight-point lead in the Pacific Division is something to behold for the Ducks.
They’ve not only navigated health issues, but now stand 17-0-5 in one-goal games, a...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The NHL on Wednesday hit San Jose Sharks’ forward John Scott with a four-game suspension for his blow to the head of Ducks forward Tim Jackman Monday night.
Scott decked Jackman, appearing to knock him briefly unconscious, 8 minutes and 18 seconds...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 8:01 AM
The Ducks improvised Saturday night. Through no practice. Through a fluke loss.
On any other night, they likely would’ve fumed at the circumstances of a loss to a Pacific Division rival, but two days after Christmas, a 2-1 shootout loss to the...