Ducks Wrap up Season With Win Over Kings

Ducks Wrap up Season With Win Over Kings

April 6th, 2019 ANAHEIM, Calif. — Korbinian Holzer scored his first NHL goal in just over two years, Sam Steel added a short-handed goal and the Anaheim Ducks punctuated a miserable hockey season in Southern California with a 5-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on ...
Do the Ducks and Miller Have a Future?

Do the Ducks and Miller Have a Future?

April 4th, 2019 There isn’t much to get excited about for the final game of the Anaheim Ducks' season. Attention turned long ago to the Ducks’ offseason plans and where they might end up in the NHL draft lottery, but there is one more little-discussed storyline about a significant Ducks player. That is...

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March 25th, 2019
Ducks Prospects

Just like all NHL teams, the Anaheim Ducks are not entirely made up of players who are, or were once, highly-touted prospects. Ducks fans expect a lot from the new generation of players like Troy Terry, Max Jones and Sam Steel, but there are a couple of skaters, drafted around the same time, who are getting their first pro shifts without much fanfare. Brent Gates Jr. and Steven Ruggiero, both 2015 draft picks, signed amateur tryout contracts (ATOs) with the San Diego Gulls Friday and are experiencing their first tastes of pro hockey. Brent Gates Jr. Moves from the Golden Gophers to the Golden State The Ducks drafted Gates Jr., a forward, in the third round, 80th overall in the 2015 NHL Draft. At the time, he was coming off two productive seasons with the United States Hockey League’s (USHL) Green Bay Gamblers. Gates Jr. committed to play his collegiate hockey with the University of Minnesota’s Golden Gophers, where he’s spent the past four seasons. Gates Jr....
March 24th, 2019
Los Angeles Kings

LOS ANGELES — Captain Anze Kopitar scored the only goal in the shootout, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-3 Saturday night in a low-stakes edition of the Freeway Faceoff. Carter Rowney put the Ducks ahead with a short-handed goal midw...
March 23rd, 2019
NHL Rumors

In today's NHL rumor rundown there are updates on the unhappiness of Ilya Kovalchuk, news on Matthew Tkachuck and his next contract with the Calgary Flames and an updated out of Anaheim when it comes to the future of both Ryan Kesler and Patrick Eaves. Kovalchuk: "I Don't Have a Chance" Curtis Zupke of the LA Times is reporting that Ilya Kovalchuk is still very much unhappy with his situation in Los Angeles and used words like "it's horrible" and "I don't have a chance" when describing what he's seeing with the team and his role on it. Los Angeles Kings left wing Ilya Kovalchuk (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports) Since coach Willie Desjardins has made forward Kovalchuk a healthy scratch of late, things have gotten worse. Kovalchuk doesn't' understand the mentality, saying, “But they’re not playing young guys... They’re playing seven D,” when trying to explain why he's not on the ice. Kovalchuk added that he doesn't understand why he was moved off of Anze...
March 21st, 2019
Winnipeg Jets

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Connor Hellebuyck made 29 saves in his first shutout of the season, and Kyle Connor had a goal and an assist in the Winnipeg Jets' fourth straight victory, 3-0 over the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night. Mark Scheifele scored a power-p...
March 18th, 2019
Florida Panthers

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Jakob Silfverberg scored the tiebreaking goal with 4:33 left to give the Anaheim Ducks a 3-2 win over the Florida Panthers on Sunday night. Adam Henrique and Daniel Sprong also scored for Anaheim, and Ryan Getzlaf had two assists. Joh...

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Anaheim Ducks Logo History

Despite only being around for 24 years, the Anaheim Ducks sure do like taking walks down memory lane. After he previously spent parts of six seasons with the team, the then-Mighty Ducks brought back Teemu Selanne for the 2005-06 season (and the eight that followed), four years after shipping him... September 2nd, 2018

Anaheim Ducks Primer for 2017-18

If you're looking for a team that accepts bandwagon fans with open arms, look no further than the Anaheim Ducks. Although blessed with recent postseason (and regular season) success, the Ducks are still a very small hockey market with a fan base that struggles to fill the stadium. Against more... August 22nd, 2017

The 5 Best Trades in Anaheim Ducks History

Originally published in Sept. 2013, a look back at some great trades for the Anaheim Ducks. In the first years of the Ducks' existence, the team struggled to compete with a cast of players from the expansion draft.  While solid drafting and player development played a big part in the... July 23rd, 2017