Ducks notes: Defenseman Shea Theodore confident in his game in his quest to make the roster

ANAHEIM – Shea Theodore, the Ducks’ top pick in the 2013 draft, no longer wonders if he can play in the NHL. Theodore now only wonders if he can do enough to survive training camp cuts and be with them when they travel to Dallas for their Oct. 13...
Via The OC Register
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Scrimmage Highlights Day 4 of Training Camp

By Kyle Shohara | Team Orange’s Joseph Cramarossa and Team Black’s Nick Ritchie led the way for their respective teams, each earning a goal and an assist in an eventual 3-2 victory for Team Orange. Center Tyler Soy and defe...
21 hours ago

Antoine Vermette takes pride in the versatility he brings to Ducks

ANAHEIM – Not one game has been played yet so where Antoine Vermette will play for the Ducks will eventually be revealed. It could be at center. It could be on the left wing. Maybe even on right wing. When it comes to the man himself, a veteran of...
Via The OC Register
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Young Ducks Getting Extended Looks at Training Cmap

By Kyle Shohara | While players are away, others will play. That’s been the case throughout training camp here at Anaheim ICE, where all players – young and older – are getting extended looks from head coach Randy Carlyle and h...
1 day ago

A healthy Simon Despres looking for a fresh start with Ducks

ANAHEIM – Simon Despres simply wasn’t right. It looked that way when he was playing and, in his own words, it definitely felt that way. When the Ducks were leaving the Honda Center ice after a Game 7 loss to Nashville, Despres was left with a...
Via The OC Register
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Speed and Intensity Continues on Day 2 of Ducks Training Camp

By Kyle Shohara | Another day of Ducks camp has come and gone, and much like yesterday, the on-ice work today focused on speed and tenacity. Head coach Randy Carlyle wants his team to attack, but also wants his players to know ...
2 days ago

David Jones Grabs PTO With Ducks

As training camps across the NHL opened Friday, David Jones was a name that hadn’t yet been given a contract or attached to a team on a tryout (PTO). By the afternoon it had been revealed that he is joining the Anaheim Ducks on a PTO. David Jones here on a PTO. Brief stint with the Wild last season. — Curtis Zupke (@curtiszupke) September 23, 2016 The 32-year-old wing...
Via The Hockey Writers
3 days ago

Anaheim Ducks still feeling punch drunk

ANAHEIM >> Ice hockey is a game in which you're allowed to ball up your hand and throw your fist.So it came from personal experience when Kevin Bieksa detailed the difficulty of the sport's postseason continuing last spring after the Ducks again had been knocked out -- technically, dramatically and pathetically.
Via LA Daily News
4 days ago

Anaheim Needs ‘Young Ducklings’ to Step Up

Hockey fans rejoice with World Cup of Hockey and rookie camps underway. Plus, training camps are weeks away which means NHL teams have their rosters set for the 2016-17 season. The Anaheim Ducks fans are not as thrilled with their favorite team’s incomplete roster that lacks sufficient scoring depth to contend in the Western Conference. On top of that, this team will certainly...
Via The Hockey Writers
6 days ago

Rickard Rakell Undergoes Successful Surgery

It’s been an up-and-down offseason for Anaheim Ducks’ forward Rickard Rakell. The 23-year-old forward was originally announced as Team Sweden’s replacement for Alexander Steen at the World Cup of Hockey in August before being replaced by Patrik Berglund himself due to stomach virus. The Ducks recently announced that Rakell underwent successful surgery to remove scar tissue...
Via The Hockey Writers
8 days ago

Shawn Horcoff retires, joins the Red Wings in a development role

Shawn Horcoff is hanging up his skates, but he has already found a new role in the NHL. Horcoff will join the Detroit Red Wings as a director of player development, calling it a career after 1,008 games. At the age of 38, Horcoff most recently skated with the Anaheim Ducks and will finish with 186 goals and 325 assists. Horcoff spoke about his new role with the Edmonton Journal:...
Via Puck Drunk Love
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Getzlaf scores in OT, Canada tops Russia 3-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) Ryan Getzlaf beat Sergei Bobrovsky on a breakaway at 3:29 of overtime to give Team Canada to a 3-2 victory over Team Russia in a World Cup of Hockey exhibition Wednesday night. Bobrovsky made 45 stops, some of them spectacular, but couldn't wrangle the puck when Getzlaf slipped it between his pads during the 3-on-3 extra session. John Tavares and Patrice Bergeron...
Via Associated Press
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Sweden's Rickard Rakell remains hospitalized with illness

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) Rickard Rakell remains in a hospital in Sweden with an unspecified illness, putting his availability for the World Cup of Hockey in doubt. Swedish coach Rickard Gronborg said Sunday night that Rakell did not travel with the team to Washington for its next exhibition game and instead had more tests done at a hospital in Gothenburg. The Anaheim Ducks forward...
Via Associated Press
15 days ago  |  Discuss

George Parros joins the NHL’s player safety department

The NHL is bringing in a retired hockey enforcer to help enforce player safety. James Mirtle of the Globe and Mail reports the NHL has hired former Anaheim Ducks tough guy George Parros in an unknown role at the league’s player safety department. NHL announces retired enforcer George Parros is joining the league's player safety department. — James Mirtle (@mirtle) September...
Via Puck Drunk Love
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Ducks continue puzzling summer, sign Antoine Vermette

After being ousted early in the playoffs, the Ducks felt some retooling was needed. Rather than moving toward the future with analytics and a coaching staff that embraces these new methods, they brought on Randy Carlyle as coach. Needing a good bottom-six winger, they brought in Jared Boll. The emphasis on truculence would make one think that the team is moving in that direction...
Via Puck Drunk Love
August 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Anaheim Ducks re-sign D Korbinian Holzer to 1-year deal

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Defenseman Korbinian Holzer has agreed to a one-year, $700,000 deal to return to the Anaheim Ducks. The Ducks announced the deal Tuesday. The German defenseman played 29 games for Anaheim last season, recording three assists. He was a frequent healthy scratch, and he also played for the Ducks' AHL affiliate in San Diego. Holzer has 12 points in 87 career...
Via Associated Press
July 12, 2016  |  Discuss

The one and only Ilya Bryzgalov wants to return to the NHL

Ilya Bryzgalov is planning to make an NHL comeback. The  35-year-old last appeared in the league in a poor eight-game stint with the Anaheim Ducks, but Bryzgalov in true-Bryzgalovian fashion told he was able to “rest, both spiritually and mentally” and that his passion for the sport has returned. “I feel the passion inside and the fire in my eyes. I want to face...
Via The Comeback
June 18, 2016  |  Discuss

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