Season Player Review: Jakob Silfverberg

By: Drew Ericsen The Anaheim Ducks right winger, Jakob Silfverberg, had a pretty standard Silfverberg kind of year. Below I will break down his season into three parts, and look at the impact that he had on this year’s Ducks team. October 2015 – December 2015 One thing that Silfverberg has been known for is getting…

Bye Maroon, Hello McGinn!

By Drew Ericsen Like a good quantity of Duck’s fans upon hearing the news that Patrick Maroon was sent to the Edmonton Oilers at the deadline, I was devastated. It is certainly hard to see the lovable big man get shipped off just before he was to get another chance in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.…

Do The Ducks Need To Make Another Trade?

By Drew Ericsen Over the past couple of months there have been many different trade rumors floating around regarding the Anaheim Ducks. As the season progressed further we saw what seemed to be two “lower end” trades occurred in the acquisitions of both David Perron and Ryan Garbutt. 1. David Perron Trade As of today,…

Theodore’s Impact On The Ducks

By Drew Ericsen The game against the Minnesota Wild capped off the first 11 games of Shea Theodore’s NHL career. From what we have seen so far, Theodore has emerged as quite the bright spot, and has certainly made his case to not be sent back to the AHL once Cam Fowler and Simon Despres…

Ducks Potential Trade Targets

By Drew Ericsen Due to the recent acquisition of Dustin Tokarski, it would appear the Anaheim Ducks are setting up for another trade. Obviously this trade will need to be for someone who can score goals on a regular basis, something that the Ducks just haven’t quite seemed to figure out. Following, you will find a list of…

This Week In The Standings: Ducks Take A Dip

By: Drew Ericsen This week the third place slot in the Pacific Division saw three different teams drop in and out. For reference, here are the changes to the position of third place that have occurred throughout the week: Ducks: Jan 4 – Jan 5 Calgary: Jan 6 Vancouver: Jan 7 – Jan 8 Ducks:…

This Week In The Standings: Ducks In Third?

By Drew Ericsen The Anaheim Ducks had what seemed to be quite a whirlwind of a week. At the beginning of the week (Dec. 28, 2015), the Ducks sat on the floor of the Pacific Division with 32 points in their first 34 games. Now the Ducks are sitting tied for third (alongside the Vancouver…