One Year Later: The Kevin Bieksa Trade

By Thomas Harrington One year ago today, the Anaheim Ducks traded a 2016 second round pick (55th overall) to the Vancouver Canucks for defenseman Kevin Bieksa. Vancouver sent this pick to Pittsburgh as a part of the Nick Bonino deal that brought Brandon Sutter to the Canucks. One year later, this deal hasn’t been great…

One Year Later: The Hagelin And Khudobin Deals

By Thomas Harrington After trading Kyle Palmieri to New Jersey on June 26, 2015, the Ducks made two more moves at the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. First, the Ducks traded winger Emerson Etem and the 41st overall pick in the draft (acquired in the Palmieri deal) to the New York Rangers for Carl Hagelin, a…

One Year Later: The Kyle Palmieri Trade

By Thomas Harrington One year ago today, the Anaheim Ducks traded Kyle Palmieri to the New Jersey Devils for a second round pick in 2015 and a third round pick in 2016. Technically, the Palmieri deal was finalized very early in the morning on June 27th, but the trade had been agreed to on June…

POLL: Who Should Be Anaheim’s Next Coach?

By Eddy Jones The list of available coaches is a long one, but has no clear replacement for Bruce Boudreau behind the Anaheim Ducks bench. Bob Murray has stated that he has a list of possible replacements and the names listed below are potential candidates that could be on it. Guy Boucher Boucher previously coached the…

Hockey and Ducks From Down Under

By Chris McRae (Perth, Western Australia) Welcome to Australia where there is more hockey than you think and passionate NHL fans arise at all hours of the morning to watch their favorite teams battle it out. When people think of Australia, the last thing they think of is ice sports. Usually, long hot summers, kangaroos…

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.…