| Feb 2, 2015
| 6:36 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ The St. Louis Blues are 10-0-1 since they lost to the Ducks at Anaheim on Jan. 2, fueled by an offense that has averaged 4.18 goals per game during that surge....
| Feb 1, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — Steve Mason's first shutout of the season still kept him shut out of the win column.
Mason's stellar effort in shutout No. 2 not only earned him a victory this time around, Philadelphia's flickering playoff got a needed boost....
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:06 AM
The Toronto Maple Leafs fired coach Randy Carlyle on Tuesday in the midst of another start that has left the team in danger of missing the postseason for the ninth time in 10 seasons.
Carlyle, who coached the Ducks to their 2007 Stanley Cup title,...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:41 PM
Matt Beleskey continues to increase his value without wanting to know how that price is being established.
The Ducks forward said Tuesday he's told his agent, Murray Kuntz, to continue contract extension talks as Beleskey focuses on hockey.
| Jan 4, 2015
| 12:25 AM
Never Stop Looking hadn't won a race since last January, but past performances were of little matter as he steered wide into the stretch and ran down his foes to win the Fire Plug Stakes, the second of four $100,000 stakes Saturday at Laurel Park. The...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:45 AM
Those stress-heightening one-goal games are so last week for the Ducks, whose run of full health and attention to defensive detail have led to consecutive one-sided victories.
Friday’s 5-1 takedown of the New Jersey Devils was illustrated by the...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:52 PM
Ducks defenseman Sami Vatanen said he never saw Toronto Maple Leafs forward David Booth skating toward him during the third period of the Ducks’ 4-0 victory.
The NHL saw the encounter quite differently.
The league on Thursday announced that...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:00 AM
January’s grand plan of Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau is to address all that was ailing the team.
To get healthy.
To tighten up the defensive holes.
To sharpen the offensive precision.
The Ducks have 20 days off this month and have spent at...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 11:11 PM
A wealth of practice time moved the Ducks closer to perfection Wednesday.
Right wing Corey Perry scored a hat trick, goalie Frederik Andersen and his defensemen secured their first shutout since Oct. 28, and the Ducks rolled to a 4-0 victory over the...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 6:46 PM
The idea of returning near his Canadian home to play for the Toronto Maple Leafs tugged on Corey Perry's heart two years ago.
All things considered, including the Maple Leafs' firing of coach Randy Carlyle earlier this month, Perry is entirely pleased...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 11:34 PM
Fans at Staples Center were just getting settled in their seats Monday night when Kings center Anze Kopitar promptly got them standing again.
Less than one minute into the Kings' game against the Toronto Maple Leafs, Kopitar fired at the Toronto goal...