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  • Ducks extend Bruce Boudreau's contract on the day Saku Koivu retires

    Ducks extend Bruce Boudreau's contract on the day Saku Koivu retires
    Before Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau said one word about the contract extension he received Wednesday through the 2016-17 season, he took a moment to thank Saku Koivu. "Tremendous career, great attribute to us … great human being … everything...
  • NHL roundup: Ducks extend Boudreau's contract

    The Sports Xchange NHL roundup: Ducks extend Boudreau's contract Anaheim Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau received a two-year extension through the 2016-17 season on Wednesday. Boudreau led Anaheim to the best record in the Western Conference (54-20-8)...
  • Koivu retires after 18 seasons in NHL

    The Sports Xchange Koivu retires after 18 seasons in NHL Former Montreal Canadiens and Anaheim Ducks center Saku Koivu announced his retirement on Wednesday after 18 seasons in the NHL. "Looking back at my 22 years of pro hockey, first in Finland and...
  • Saku Koivu retires after 18 NHL seasons

    Classy center Saku Koivu, who was the first European-born player to serve as captain of the Montreal Canadiens and also courageously overcame cancer during his career, announced his retirement Wednesday after 18 NHL seasons, the last five with the Ducks....
  • Ducks don't offer contracts to Saku Koivu, Jonas Hiller, Daniel Winnik

    Ducks don't offer contracts to Saku Koivu, Jonas Hiller, Daniel Winnik
    In the NHL's summer season of hard-edged business decisions, for Ducks General Manager Bob Murray none was more difficult than the one involving center Saku Koivu. Murray did not offer contracts to a trio of Ducks — longtime goaltender Jonas...
  • NHL's new general managers cause shift in dynamic ahead of draft

    NHL's new general managers cause shift in dynamic ahead of draft
    Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi was sitting in his office the other day, flipping through a guide that listed his counterparts in the NHL. It was like looking at a high school yearbook without the cheery messages and autographs, one organized by...
  • Ducks trade for center Ryan Kesler

    In the end, the Ducks' decision to trade for center Ryan Kesler was about one thing — helping them reel in their crosstown rivals, the Stanley Cup champion Kings. Kesler plays with a physical edge that the Ducks desperately need in the playoffs...
  • Hawks' Stan Bowman won't tip hand on free agency

    Hawks' Stan Bowman won't tip hand on free agency
    The NHL's biggest shopping day of the year arrives Tuesday and Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman is set to browse without much money in his pockets. With the Hawks perilously close to the upper limit of the $69 million salary cap with some work yet...
  • Ex-Duck Saku Koivu asks $6.6 million for Irvine home

    Ex-Duck Saku Koivu asks $6.6 million for Irvine home
    Saku Koivu, the veteran NHL center who played the last five years with the Anaheim Ducks, has put his home in Irvine on the market at $6.5999 million. The listing comes less than a month after Ducks general manager Bob Murray announced that Koivu, along...
  • Ducks to call up goalie John Gibson, coach says he's a Game 4 option

    In response to Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen's lower-body injury suffered in the third period of Anaheim's Game 3 victory over the Kings, rookie goalie John Gibson is expected to be called up from minor-league Norfolk, Va., on Friday. The promotion...
  • Kings hang on to force Game 7 with 2-1 victory over Ducks

    Kings hang on to force Game 7 with 2-1 victory over Ducks
    Call it a self-fulfilling prophecy, missed opportunities or just another dramatic turn, but the Ducks couldn't finish off the Kings on Wednesday night, and hockey's freeway series is now going the distance. Riding a signature 21-save performance by...