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Sekac is still an unknown in terms of his NHL skill level. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

First Domino Falls in Ducks Deadline Plans

With less than a week to go until the NHL Trade Deadline, the Anaheim Ducks made what many are calling a “hockey trade.” It was a straight up deal with […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks, Montreal Canadiens
Sekac is still an unknown in terms of his NHL skill level. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Highway Robbery: Ducks Steal Jiri Sekac From Canadiens

View image | gettyimages.com Tuesday morning, Anaheim Ducks general manager made the acquisition of rookie right winger Jiri Sekac from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for 22-year old Devante Smith-Pelly, […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 10 comments · Anaheim Ducks
Devante Smith-Pelly could be a good piece for the Canadiens playoff push. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-US PRESSWIRE)

Habs Acquire Devante Smith-Pelly in Exchange for Jiri Sekac

With the NHL’s trade deadline coming up in less than a week, GM Marc Bergevin got an early start by acquiring winger Devante Smith-Pelly from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange […]

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Ducks’ Injuries Dramatically Change Deadline Plans

View image | gettyimages.com Talk around the Anaheim Ducks in past weeks has been focused on adding a top-pairing defenseman at the trade deadline. Those plans may now be in […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 1 comment · Anaheim Ducks
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Is It Time to Start Worrying About the Anaheim Ducks?

The short answer to the posed question is yes. The long answer is yes, but not to the extent to write the Anaheim Ducks off as Stanley Cup Contenders. Yet. […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 3 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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Q&A With Defenseman Mark Fistric

28-year-old Defenseman Mark Fistric is currently assigned to the Anaheim Ducks AHL affiliate in Norfolk, Virginia, the Admirals. The left-handed shot brings veteran leadership to Norfolk’s blue line. Since clearing waivers […]

by · February 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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Bryzgalov Blunders Leave Ducks Searching For Backup

View image | gettyimages.com Signed in December to a one-year, 2.88 million dollar contract, Ilya Bryzgalov was supposed to bring veteran stability to the Anaheim net, and (mostly) to give […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
LaBarbera vs Phantoms Photo Credit: (John Malkowski/Norfolk Admirals)

Jason LaBarbera Continuing His Success In The AHL

Goaltending is always a key position that every team in the NHL focuses on. In recent years, the Anaheim Ducks have solidified their depth in goal with the likes of […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks, Norfolk Admirals
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Time Is Ticking For Rene Bourque In Anaheim

View image | gettyimages.com Who exactly is Rene Bourque? Once a 27-goal scorer for the Calgary Flames,  he’s had one relevant NHL moment since the 2011 season, coming in last year’s […]

by · February 4, 2015 · 4 comments · Advanced Stats, Anaheim Ducks
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Black Sheep of Canes 2010 Entry Draft Returns in Different Uniform

The 2010 NHL Entry Draft had the potential to be one of the best ever for the Carolina Hurricanes. They grabbed Jeff Skinner in the first round, who quickly made […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Sleep On Rickard Rakell In Anaheim

View image | gettyimages.com “That combo of Getzlaf and Perry is really one to look out for on the ice” “Yeah but don’t forget Ryan Kesler, he’s really providing the depth […]

by · January 28, 2015 · 1 comment · Advanced Stats, Anaheim Ducks
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California Dreamin': Blackhawks Travel West Seeking Consistency

The festivities are finally over. January has been a distraction-filled month for the Chicago Blackhawks, who’ve struggled to a 5-5-0 record and lost ground in the Central Division race over […]