Ducks, Pucks, and Big Bird?

By Michael Walters The Anaheim Ducks took the ice today after their road trip in which they won three out of four of their games. Ryan Getzlaf was not on the ice today as it was announced by the Anaheim Ducks that he was placed on the injured reserve(IR) list due to swelling in his…

The Kes-less Ducks

By Michael Walters During the summer it was known that Hampus Lindholm and Sami Vatanen wouldn’t be available for the start of the NHL season. Now the Anaheim Ducks are faced with also being without Ryan Kesler for at least the first couple months of the season. The question for Randy Carlyle is how will…

Injury Updates; Ryan Miller’s New Mask

By Michael Walters Today the Anaheim Ducks General Manager Bob Murray provided injury updates on several players. Ryan Kesler He had an operation on his hip on June 8th, 2017 to remove several pieces out of his hip. There isn’t a specific timeline for his return, however, the hope is that he will be back…

Season In Review: Ryan Kesler

By: Matthew Garcia Ryan Kesler, a Selke trophy finalist in the 2015-2016 season would look to have another repeat performance in the 2016-2017 season. This year would be a little different as Kesler would be working for a different coach than he was used to the past few seasons as the Anaheim Ducks relieved Bruce…

Kesler Could Be Out 4-5 Months

By Michael Walters At the Select-A-Seat Event, held on June 11th at Honda Center, General Manager Bob Murray revealed that Ryan Kesler had hip surgery. Murray stated that the recovery time was going to be about 12 weeks or three months. At that time it was expected that Kesler would be ready to go at…

Q&A With Bob Murray; Kesler Update

By Michael Walters Today was the annual Select-A-Seat event at Honda Center where season ticket holders have the opportunity to upgrade their seats. Throughout the day there was a Q & A session with Ducks General Manager Bob Murray. Here are some of the topics he covered: Expansion Draft Murray didn’t disclose which option he…

Kesler, Fowler Lead Ducks Into All-Star Break

By Garrett Funk The Ducks had a clunker in their final game before the All-Star Break when they fell to the Oilers 4-0 on Wednesday night. The team looked like they were focused on the break instead of the task at hand. Cam Talbot made some good stops for the Oilers but the Ducks also missed…

Ducks Weather Storm, Rally Late

By Adam Tenenbaum The Ducks returned home after a three-game Western Canada trip and hosted the Carolina Hurricanes for the first of two meetings between the clubs this season. The Hurricanes come in 10-10-5, good for 25 points and seventh in the Metropolitan Division. The Ducks come in 12-9-5, good for 29 points and fourth in…

Ducks 10 Game Review: Games 11-20

By Thomas Harrington After posting a record of .500 in their first 10 games, the Anaheim Ducks went 5-3-2, giving them 12 points in their next 10 games. After scoring 25 goals to start the season, Anaheim lit the lamp 27 times from games 11 through 20, a marginal increase. Their goals against also went up…