One Year Later: The Frederik Andersen Trade

By Thomas Harrington One year ago today, the Anaheim Ducks traded Frederik Andersen to the Toronto Maple Leafs for a 2016 first round pick (30th overall) and a 2017 second round pick (50th overall). This deal gave Toronto a new starting goaltender, something they’ve needed for years, and helped them return to the playoffs. For…

Andersen Traded, What’s Next For Anaheim?

By Michael Walters GM Bob Murray mentioned that trade talks were not going well with Frederik Andersen at the annual Select-A-Seat event held this past Saturday at Honda Center, which caused some to believe Andersen could be traded. Today many Anaheim Ducks fans had their fears confirmed as Andersen was indeed traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs. Andersen was…

To Sign Or Not To Sign-That Is The Question

By Daniel Bishop With Frederik Andersen set to become a restricted free agent this summer, the Anaheim Ducks have to figure out what to do with the Danish goaltender. It is mostly a no-brainer to think that management will give Andersen at least a qualifying offer, which would be at least a one year offer…

Injured Anaheim Players Skate

By Michael Walters Today only a few Anaheim Ducks players hit the ice at Anaheim Ice. Kevin Bieksa(upper body), David Perron(shoulder), and Frederik Andersen(concussion) briefly skated today. It appears that Andersen could return to action this weekend according to Bruce Boudreau. Rickard Rakell is progressing and it appears like he too could play this weekend.…

VIDEO: Ducks Giveaway Game In Third Period, Lose 5-2

By Adam Tenenbaum (Summary) and Mike Walters (Stats & Analysis) The Ducks wrapped up their brief two game road trip, as they visited the St. Louis Blues, Friday night at Scottrade Center. They are coming off a loss on Wednesday against the Colorado Avalanche, as they saw their 12 game point streak end in a…

Ducks Look To Make Move At The Trade Deadline?

By Garrett Funk Bob Murray is said to be looking to improve the team by adding another winger by Monday’s 3 P.M. ET NHL Trade Deadline. Whether that is a top six forward or not remains to be seen. Andrew Ladd has already been traded to Chicago, but other enticing options still remain available. Others that…

VIDEO: Getzlaf Lifts Ducks Over Hawks 3-2 In Overtime

By Adam Tenenbaum (Summary) and Mike Walters (Analysis & Stats) Following a tough loss to the Blue Jackets, the Ducks continued their road trip, as they headed to Chicago, Illinois to take on the Blackhawks at United Center. The Blackhawks have lost two straight, and came into the game 36-18-4, good for 76 points and…

VIDEO: Ducks Get Blue Jacked

By Adam Tenenbaum (Summary) and Mike Walters (Analysis and Stats) The Ducks continued their seven game road trip, as they took on the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena. This marked the second and final meeting between the clubs this season, with the Ducks taking the first 4-2 at Honda Center. The Ducks come into…

VIDEO: Ducks Hold On To Defeat The Sharks 3-2

By Adam Tenebaum (Summary) and Mike Walters (Analysis and Stats) After a week off due to the All-Star Break, the Anaheim Ducks returned home to face their division rivals, San Jose Sharks at Honda Center. The Ducks come in 22-18-7, good for 51 points while the Sharks are 26-18-4, good for 56 points and currently…