| Feb 5, 2015
| 10:42 PM
A demanding road challenge against the Central Division-leading Nashville Predators was one thing.
Subtracting team points leader Ryan Getzlaf because of an injury in pregame warmups made the Ducks' challenge Thursday night even more imposing.
| Feb 8, 2015
| 5:15 PM
When Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen was conked on the back of the head by the crossbar of a tipped-over goal Sunday, it left him feeling the way his team played.
Dazed, slow, out of sorts.
The Ducks' 5-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning was packed with...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 11:00 PM
Whether the Ducks wanted to admit to every example of standing up for each other was beside the point.
They did so, especially for goalie Frederik Andersen, and shut out the Vancouver Canucks, 4-0, in a Pacific Division road test that bodes well for...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 11:04 PM
It might not have been the most artistic or skillful win of the season. But the Ducks' 5-4 overtime victory Tuesday over the lowly Carolina Hurricanes might prove to be among the most important.
Down 4-2 with less than 15 minutes to play, the Ducks...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Two nights of disillusionment had the Ducks in a dark place Friday night.
Getting beaten by the Chicago Blackhawks, 4-1, Friday at Honda Center had them outscored a combined 10-4 against two Western Conference rivals.
“They were a lot better...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 7:15 AM
Seeing goalie Frederik Andersen hurt and face down on the Tampa Bay ice Sunday was alarming.
The second-year goalie has been the portrait of stability on a roster that has suffered more than 200 lost-man games.
But due to a fluke third-period...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Injured center Ryan Getzlaf skated Saturday morning, making him a game-time decision for the Ducks' meeting against the Atlantic Division-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday.
Getzlaf suffered a lower-body injury Thursday in pregame warmups in...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 7:30 AM
You can’t win them all, they say.
The Ducks are like every other fierce competitor who hates that axiom, but when Anaheim’s roster has its points leader and NHL wins-leading goalie absent, well … .
Add in a stiff back-to-back road...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 10:00 PM
For years the NHL's most familiar player was Mr. Hockey, who gave way to the Great One, who in turn gave way to the Next One.
The next Next One could be any of a half-dozen players who will participate in this weekend's All-Star festivities at...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 8:41 PM
Playing in the NHL All-Star game is something to value but, considering how unfriendly the 17-12 game was to goaltenders, perhaps just the invite was best for Frederik Andersen.
"The only fun part would've been the skills part, when you get to shoot...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 5:29 PM
January-type hockey? Not really.
There were times when the hard-hitting Kings-Ducks game reached another level at Staples Center. Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf said it seemed that "some guys didn't even know there was a puck out there."
The Ducks won, 3-...