| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:56 PM
The Ducks started their seasonlong eight-game trip by giving up a hat trick to Toronto's Phil Kessel and falling behind early en route to a loss at Montreal.
After those two losses, the Ducks' seven-game win streak this month seemed a long-ago memory....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:41 AM
SOCHI, Russia — It wasn’t an official game, just a spirited and quick-paced scrimmage Tuesday for the U.S. women’s hockey team against Germany on the Olympic practice rink.
But it was as close as Amanda Kessel has come to playing a...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 2:25 PM
SOCHI, Russia — With four goals to his credit in the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament, Kings defenseman Drew Doughty has single-handedly outscored Team Slovakia (2), Team Norway (3) and Team Switzerland (2).
As he did at Vancouver in 2010,...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 1:05 PM
SOCHI, Russia -- The six Kings and seven Ducks who are representing their respective homelands have had a big impact on the Sochi Olympics hockey tournament.
Here’s a look at how they did in games played Sunday:
Austria 3, Norway 1: No Kings...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 6:40 PM
The men who will wear the red, white and blue of Team USA at the Sochi Olympics have been sporting a lot of black and blue this season.
Injuries have clouded the medal prospects for the Americans, who will bring back the core of a team that won the...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 7:51 AM
SOCHI, Russia — In a rare instance of a game exceeding its advance billing, Team USA and Team Russia battled hard and evenly through 65 deliciously tense minutes before T.J. Oshie scored the deciding shootout tally in the eighth round of the...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 9:06 PM
Intent on building a smart, speedy squad that can transition quickly from offense to defense and back again on wide Olympic ice, Team USA executives decided that statistics mattered less than hockey sense and that a strong body of work outweighed injuries...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 7:15 PM
TORONTO — The Kings did goaltender Jonathan Bernier a favor when they traded him to the Maple Leafs last summer and he got a chance to become an NHL starter. But on Wednesday, they reminded him of the depth and quality of the team he left behind....
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:20 PM
The entertainment value of an NHL shootout quickly loses its thrill after consecutive losses.
Still, Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau won't get pulled into the debate of whether a skills competition — his sport's equivalent of a free-throw contest,...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 1:06 PM
The reputation that precedes the Ducks is their offense, as the team has the third most goals in the NHL.
But it also ranks fifth in the league in team defense, allowing 2.36 goals a game.
The unit was further lifted by Friday’s performance...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 10:56 PM
Shots aren't going in. There's great frustration with the power-play failures. The Western Conference lead has slipped away.
And their old coach beat them.
The Ducks are sitting squarely in what Coach Bruce Boudreau classified Monday as a funk after...