Kings thrash Ducks in Game 7

May 17, 2014

Kings thrash Ducks in Game 7

Sitting in another jubilant dressing room deep inside another dazed road arena, Anze Kopitar simply stopped trying to explain the Los Angeles Kings’ big-game brilliance. In nearly every tight playoff spot over the last three years, his Kings have emerged and advanced — even ...

Ducks ready for playoffs

Apr 16, 2014

Ducks ready for playoffs

From the moment Stephane Robidas was traded from the Dallas Stars to the Anaheim Ducks last month, he realized he might end up facing his former teammates in the first round of the playoffs. Although the veteran defenseman is giving up everything he knows ...

Canucks lose playoff hopes

Apr 8, 2014

Canucks lose playoff hopes

John Gibson made 18 saves to record a shutout in his NHL debut and the Anaheim Ducks eliminated the Vancouver Canucks from playoff contention with a 3-0 victory Monday night. Daniel Winnik, Kyle Palmieri and Matt Beleskey scored for Anaheim, which is three points ...

Ducks stage furious rally

Apr 1, 2014

Ducks stage furious rally

Once the Anaheim Ducks wiped out a four-goal deficit, all the stress shifted to the visiting Winnipeg Jets. Stephane Robidas scored 16 seconds into overtime, and the Ducks staged the biggest comeback in team history by rallying from four goals down to beat the ...

Sharks beat Ducks to move into first

Mar 21, 2014

Sharks beat Ducks to move into first

After erasing Anaheim’s 13-point lead in the standings the past two months, a one-goal deficit in the third period was only a minor speed bump for Brent Burns and the San Jose Sharks. Burns scored the game-winning goal with 3:59 to play after assisting ...

Wild surpriseDucks on road

Jan 29, 2014

Wild surpriseDucks on road

The NHL-leading Anaheim Ducks had plenty of problems against the pesky Minnesota Wild. Claustrophobia wasn’t one of them. Zach Parise had a goal and two assists, Mikael Granlund scored the go-ahead goal on a power play early in the second period and Darcy Kuemper ...

Ducks skate by Kings at Dodger Stadium

Jan 26, 2014

Ducks skate by Kings at Dodger Stadium

The Anaheim Ducks and the Los Angeles Kings walked between the palm trees into the Dodger Stadium outfield, a beach volleyball court on their right and a Kiss performance stage to their left. A surprisingly good ice rink was straight ahead, glistening in the ...

Blackhawks cool off red-hot Ducks

Jan 18, 2014

Blackhawks cool off red-hot Ducks

The Chicago Blackhawks knew their Friday night game with the Anaheim Ducks was a marquee matchup, and they came out ready. Marian Hossa scored two goals, and Kris Versteeg and Bryan Bickell also tallied to lead Chicago past Anaheim 4-2 to end the Ducks’ ...

Ducks vaporize Canucks with nine-goal onslaught

Jan 16, 2014

Ducks vaporize Canucks with nine-goal onslaught

Although Teemu Selanne has been playing in the NHL for more than two decades, he had never seen anything he could even compare to the goonery in the Anaheim Ducks’ latest victory. The Vancouver Canucks’ third-period antics aside, the NHL also hasn’t seen much ...

Surging Ducksdown Coyotes

Jan 12, 2014

Surging Ducksdown Coyotes

Chalk up another victory for the steamrolling Anaheim Ducks and goalie Jonas Hiller. Hampus Lindholm scored two goals, and the Ducks won for the 16th time in 17 games by beating the Phoenix Coyotes 5-3 on Saturday night. Hiller made 28 saves in his ...

Selanne keeps Ducks rolling

Jan 10, 2014

Selanne keeps Ducks rolling

The Anaheim Ducks got off to a slow start falling behind 2-0 in the first period. Ryan Getzlaf certainly got them started in the second. Getzlaf scored the first two goals in the second, and Teemu Selanne scored the go-ahead goal late in the ...

Jan 6, 2014

Perry saves day again for Anaheim

Corey Perry has made a living by scoring timely goals. Perry scored his NHL-leading eighth winner of the season with 1.3 seconds on the clock in overtime, giving the Anaheim Ducks a come-from-behind 4-3 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday night. The 2011 ...