Though the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue to delight and surprise fans worldwide, the Anaheim Ducks’ season has been over for almost an entire month now. Right now is the calm before the storm, the lull, if you will, before the thunderclap of events that will begin with announcing the Calder Memorial Trophy winner in June
In this edition of “NHL Talk,” these are the top hockey stories with quotes from players, coaches, managers, and more. Check Tom Pepper’s profile every day for a new edition of the “NHL Talk” column. Ducks’ Getzlaf Tallies Beautiful Assist in Final NHL Game Anaheim Ducks forward Ryan Getzlaf tallied a beautiful behind-the-back assist in his final
Ryan Getzlaf is going out on his own terms. Last week, the Anaheim Ducks’ longtime captain announced that he will be retiring at the end of the 2021-22 season. He has been in and out of the lineup due to a myriad of injuries and it’s clear that he’s already thinking about life after hockey.
With three straight losses since the All-Star break, the Anaheim Ducks are struggling. They have lost four in a row dating back to their final game prior to the All-Star break, and they were thoroughly bested this week by the Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers, two teams they are competing with in the Pacific Division
The Carolina Hurricanes began their six game road trip with a 4-2 win against the Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday night. Antti Raanta was in net for the first time since his injury against the Florida Panthers on Nov. 6th. Even though he let in two goals early, he stood tall between the pipes for
The Anaheim Ducks defeated the Arizona Coyotes 3-1 on Friday night. It’s a complicated process talking about games involving the Coyotes at this point, who are now winless in their first 11 games and only have a single point in the standings. But the Ducks can only play who they are scheduled to play against,
This week’s edition of Anaheim Ducks News & Rumors is all about (ok, mostly about) the veterans. There’s speculation about what Ryan Getzlaf’s role could be this season, how some of the Ducks’ veterans feel about the public acknowledgment of a rebuild in Anaheim, and some small tidbits on a Ducks prospect recovering from injury.