| Jan 12, 2014
| 10:50 PM
Not once since the Ducks distanced themselves from the Western Conference pack had goaltender Jonas Hiller recorded a shutout, but their plentiful production meant he never had to blank an opponent to be sure of a win.
Sunday night, with their legs...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:40 AM
SOCHI, Russia—Team Canada Coach Mike Babcock issued a strong and unusual directive to his players after they arrived in Sochi and held a brisk practice Monday at the Bolshoy Dome:
Don’t go to sleep.
Instead of giving in to jet lag, he told...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:20 PM
The Vancouver Canucks nearly ended the Ducks’ home points streak -- now at 19-0-2 -- on Jan. 5.
The Canucks jumped to a two-goal first-period lead, slowing the game down and moving to the verge of an upset, falling in overtime only after a tying...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 10:08 PM
An iconic home of home runs and saves neatly morphed into hockey's temporary home on a historic January night at Dodger Stadium.
Of course, the startling transformation was not clever Hollywood sleight-of-hand but the guiding hand and mind of NHL...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:00 PM
As if leaving NHL goals leader Alex Ovechkin open to unleash the game-winning goal weren't enough Tuesday, even the end of the Ducks' power-play skid wasn't the end.
“I'm disappointed in our specialty teams. It's been our Achilles' heel all year,&...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Defenseman Cam Fowler, a U.S. Olympian who leads the Ducks in ice time per game, suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee and will miss three to five weeks, the team announced Wednesday.
Fowler, 22, suffered the injury Friday when...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:09 PM
His team has the NHL's best record, just swept the rival Kings in consecutive games and is getting career seasons from stars and others alike.
Yet, Ducks General Manager Bob Murray is taking nothing for granted, telling The Times in a telephone...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:22 PM
SAN JOSE -- Ducks center Nick Bonino (foot) and forward Matt Beleskey (ill) will join defenseman Cam Fowler on the sidelines for Thursday night’s critical Pacific Division game against Anaheim’s division co-leader, the San Jose Sharks.
| Jan 21, 2014
| 11:01 PM
The Ducks were on Anaheim ice Tuesday night, but their minds seemed to be on Dodger Stadium.
Goalie Jonas Hiller was beaten by shots that routinely find his glove. The Ducks' offensive pressure was intense, but the aim was off, with 36 shots blocked....
| Jan 28, 2014
| 11:26 PM
Will the Dodger Stadium hangover merely be a 72-hour condition or can the Ducks manage to shake the malaise before it lingers?
The Ducks started slowly, and sloppily, not showing the necessary urgency until falling behind by three goals in the third...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:20 PM
Coach Bruce Boudreau is fond of reminding the NHL-leading Ducks that they won't win games by throwing their jerseys on the ice and pronouncing "the Ducks are here."
The proof is fresh in the players' minds — Tuesday's 4-2 home loss to Minnesota...