| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:37 PM
It wasn’t a decision as much as it was second nature.
And it’s one of the reasons the Ducks believe they’re championship-worthy.
In the final minute of Sunday’s eventual 5-4 shootout victory over the Winnipeg Jets at Honda...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 12:28 AM
Sami Vatanen has been waiting months for his first chance in an NHL shootout. After a gritty rally in regulation and five tense rounds, the Finnish defenseman finally got a chance to end a victory for the Anaheim Ducks.
To do it for Teemu just made it...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 5:15 PM
Instead of a panic button, Ducks forward Patrick Maroon was handed a vote of confidence at practice Friday.
Although Maroon is in the middle of a 15-game goal-less skid that has featured 31 shots getting denied, Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau placed...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 4:26 PM
Kings center Anze Kopitar and defenseman Drew Doughty, as well as Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf were chosen Saturday to represent their teams at the NHL All-Star game, to be played Jan. 25 at Columbus.
The first six players were chosen in fan balloting. The...
| 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...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 9:20 PM
They slammed, threw and broke their sticks. Said things that wouldn't make their mothers proud. Even threw a few punches.
All of it did no good Wednesday night for the Ducks, who suffered a 3-0 loss to the San Jose Sharks at Honda Center — only...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 8:00 AM
What we learned from the Ducks’ 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night at the Honda Center:
The Ducks aren’t nervous in one-goal games
They’re 19-0-6 in games decided by one goal this season; of their last 18 wins, 16...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 11:03 PM
Sitting atop the NHL standings after 41 games of their 82-game schedule, the Ducks have every reason to say their glass is half-full.
If it's being filled mostly with one-goal victories, that's fine.
Pushed hard Sunday by the aggressive Nashville...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Saku Koivu said he’s “very nervous” about being honored tonight before the team he previously captained, the Montreal Canadiens, meets the Ducks, the team the center retired from during the summer.
“More emotional -- than...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:50 PM
All week long, the Ducks have walked through hotels playing holiday music, visiting Canada's biggest cities festively lighted up for the season.
They shut off the sentiment through four games, stayed locked in on the demands of a rugged trip and won...
| 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...