| Feb 1, 2014
| 8:32 PM
The rotation of Ducks forwards who sit out a game includes nearly every player other than stars Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf, and ironman Andrew Cogliano, who has played in 515 games in a row.
But 39-year-old center Saku Koivu is also among the...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The injury absence of Nick Bonino last season coincided with the Ducks' slip from elite to average.
So after Bonino suffered what appeared to be a right wrist injury Thursday night in a first-period collision with Philadelphia's Zac Rinaldo, the Ducks...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 4:47 PM
They missed the Polar Vortex over the weekend in Chicago and St. Louis, but the Ducks looked at the weather forecast upon arriving home and saw possible trouble — an expected high of 79 degrees in Los Angeles on Saturday.
That night at 6:30, the...
| 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...
| 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 24, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau played his outdoor hockey under the lights, Kings Coach Darryl Sutter under the stars.
Growing up in Finland, Ducks center Saku Koivu played not on Golden Pond, but on frozen swamps. Kings center Mike Richards spent almost...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 9:28 PM
Saku Koivu seems headed for retirement along with Ducks teammate Teemu Selanne after this season, but his children's reaction to the Stadium Series might give him pause to stick around for another year.
"All of a sudden, skating is the biggest thing...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Dodger Stadium will become a hockey rink on Saturday when the Ducks and the Kings play their NHL Stadium Series game -- one of six outdoor league games to be played this season. The fun begins at 6:30 p.m.
Outdoor hockey in L.A. -- it's a first. And...
| 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 14, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The doctor holds up a hand and says, "Wait." She turns away to rummage through a drawer, explaining: "I want to show you something."
It takes a moment to push aside the syringes and packets of gauze before she locates a small, white shard and cups it in...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 1:14 PM
The Ducks will send seven players to the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and nearly had an eighth if not for Saku Koivu’s desire to be at his best for probably his final shot at a Stanley Cup.
Koivu declined an invitation to return to Finland&...