Ducks outlast gritty Bruins

Dec 2, 2014

Ducks outlast gritty Bruins

After the Anaheim Ducks fell out of first place in the NHL during a disappointing holiday weekend, coach Bruce Boudreau thought they would benefit from a grind-it-out game against a formidable defensive team. Thanks to Frederik Andersen’s goaltending, Anaheim barely emerged from that test ...

Stoll lifts Kings to OT win over Ducks

Nov 16, 2014

Stoll lifts Kings to OT win over Ducks

After a bitter seven-game playoff series last spring and two overtime nail-biters in the past four days, the Los Angeles Kings’ rivalry with the Anaheim Ducks has never been more intriguing. Jarret Stoll added more flavor to the Freeway Faceoff with a big game-winner ...

Canucks beat Ducks in shootout

Nov 10, 2014

Canucks beat Ducks in shootout

Ryan Kesler wanted to put on a better show against his former teammates. Instead, one of the guys he was traded for stole the spotlight. Nick Bonino assisted on the tying goal by Alexandre Burrows in the second period and got the only goal ...

Ducks defensemen get offensive in win

Nov 3, 2014

Ducks defensemen get offensive in win

Defensemen Hampus Lindholm and Cam Fowler scored their first goals of the season 1:44 apart in the second period, and emergency starter Jason LaBarbera stopped 16 shots, lifting the Anaheim Ducks to a 3-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday. Corey Perry also ...

Perry nets hat trick as Ducks reel off sixth straight victory

Oct 23, 2014

Perry nets hat trick as Ducks reel off sixth straight victory

Corey Perry’s fast start has mirrored that of the Anaheim Ducks, and Frederik Andersen’s stingy goaltending has been equally beneficial. Perry had his second hat trick of the season and the two-time defending Pacific Division champions beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-1 on Wednesday night ...

Koivu brings curtain down on long NHL career

Sep 11, 2014

Koivu brings curtain down on long NHL career

Saku Koivu has retired after an 18-year NHL career with the Anaheim Ducks and the Montreal Canadiens. The four-time Finnish Olympic medalist and cancer survivor announced his decision through the NHL players’ association on Wednesday. The Ducks decided they wouldn’t attempt to re-sign Koivu ...

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 ...