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  • What we learned from Ducks' 4-2 exhibition loss to the Kings

    What we learned from the Ducks’ 4-2 exhibition loss to the Kings on Sunday at the Honda Center: It was only a preseason game But the Ducks hate losing to the Kings no matter the circumstances. The Kings’ seven-game victory in the second...
  • Ducks hope youthful exuberance can overcome loss of retired veterans

    Ducks hope youthful exuberance can overcome loss of retired veterans
    So much wisdom, desire and leadership skated out of Honda Center the night the Ducks were eliminated from the playoffs in May. The retirements of forward Teemu Selanne, 43, and Saku Koivu, 39, lessened Anaheim of more than 40 years of NHL experience....
  • Ducks begin battle for spots on roster as preseason gets underway

    Game action reveals more than practice drills, so as the Ducks transitioned to their preseason opener Monday in a split-squad home game against the Colorado Avalanche, consider the battle for playing time and roster spots officially underway. "We've got...
  • Ducks, now with Ryan Kesler, Dany Heatley, look to go even further

    One game away … or is there far more to it than that? The Ducks finished last season with the best record in the Western Conference, earning a home game for Game 7 in the conference semifinals against the eventual Stanley Cup-winning Kings....
  • Kings hope to protect their crown as West looks to improve

    Kings hope to protect their crown as West looks to improve
    The Kings' summer was short but sweet, highlighted by celebrations of their second Stanley Cup championship in three seasons and the wonderful tradition of players and staff members enjoying a day with the Cup. It was grand, but Coach Darryl Sutter is...
  • 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....
  • 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...
  • 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...