| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:29 PM
No matter if it’s the Kings or San Jose Sharks awaiting in the second round of the NHL Western Conference playoffs, the top-seeded Ducks have reasons to feel confident in the match-up.
The Kings, trying to pull off a near-miraculous rally from...
| May 7, 2014
| 6:05 PM
The last time Ben Lovejoy made such a glaring miscue, he and the Ducks regrouped for a 21-1-2 roll.
Now on the heels of another rare lapse, the defenseman and his teammates skated through one of their most determined practices Wednesday, emerging,...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:39 PM
DALLAS -- The Ducks' overall skill has shined in taking a 2-0 playoff series lead, but the Dallas Stars have continued trying to lure the Western Conference top-seeded team into a more physical confrontation.
Not only did Dallas become more punchy after...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 8:25 PM
When Corey Perry extended his hand to Stephane Robidas on Thursday, for once it wasn't in anger.
The combative players have gotten under each other's skin frequently over the years, but they put their hostilities aside when the Ducks acquired...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:02 PM
VANCOUVER, Canada — It was a bold stroke by Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau, putting 20-year-old John Gibson in goal for his NHL debut Monday night with a division title in the balance.
Sixty complete minutes of hockey later by Gibson and his...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 10:56 PM
Shots aren't going in. There's great frustration with the power-play failures. The Western Conference lead has slipped away.
And their old coach beat them.
The Ducks are sitting squarely in what Coach Bruce Boudreau classified Monday as a funk after...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Whether it's the opponent's top scorer or the Ducks' mood, defenseman Ben Lovejoy has proven in his breakout season he has a firm handle on it.
A confluence of greater maturity and an appreciation of the disparity between Lovejoy's prior NHL job and the...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Ducks defenseman Luca Sbisa (knee) and center Mathieu Perreault (right thumb) say they’ve been told they’ll return to play Wednesday night.
Perreault has missed four games since being injured in a collision in a victory over St. Louis on...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 10:48 PM
DENVER -- Five months ago, the Ducks used their bitterness over a one-sided loss here to ignite a 15-2-1 streak.
Friday night, their future clouded again, they unleashed a team-record six-goal second period — three coming in one minute 53...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 11:22 PM
There were distinct flickers of playoff-like hate, here and there Saturday night at Staples Center.
You had Kings forward Jeff Carter and Ducks defenseman Francois Beauchemin snapping and taking jabs at each other behind the play in the first period...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:00 PM
As if leaving NHL goals leader Alex Ovechkin open to unleash the game-winning goal weren't enough Tuesday, even the end of the Ducks' power-play skid wasn't the end.
“I'm disappointed in our specialty teams. It's been our Achilles' heel all year,&...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Ducks defenseman Cam Fowler, a U.S. Olympian who leads the team in average ice time per game, suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament of the knee due to a Friday hit and will miss three to five weeks, the Ducks announced Wednesday.