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Predators' Aberg Scores Go-Ahead Goal, Then Evaluated For Concussion

May 21, 2017 1:20 AM

Nashville left wing Pontus Aberg had to leave Saturday night's 3-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks to be evaluated for a concussion minutes after he scored the goal that gave the Predators a 2-1 lead in the third period.

Aberg fell face-first to the ice with 11:24 to play in the third period but stayed in the game. After he scored his first career playoff goal, the NHL concussion spotter asked him to go into the locker room for further tests.

Tags: Nashville Predators, Anaheim Ducks, Game Recap, Injury, Misc Rumor

Ryan Kesler Won't Let Up On Ryan Johansen

May 16, 2017 5:07 PM

Ryan Kesler knows that he has managed to rattle Predators center Ryan Johansen and the veteran Ducks center doesn't plan on easing up.

"It doesn't matter if I did or didn't get in his head for me," Kesler said Tuesday, a few hours before Game 3. "If I did, good. It means I'm doing my job. And if I didn't, I'm going to keep doing the same things and playing defense like I have been."

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Nashville Predators, Misc Rumor

Oilers Lose Andrej Sekera For The Remainder Of Series

May 7, 2017 1:34 PM

Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andrej Sekera has been ruled out for the remainder of their series with the Anaheim Ducks, head coach Todd McLellan announced Sunday.

Sekera suffered an undisclosed injury in the first period of Game 3 of the Western Conference second-round series from a hit by Ducks Ryan Getzlaf.

Tags: Edmonton Oilers, Anaheim Ducks, Injury, Misc Rumor

Cam Fowler Could Miss Two To Six Weeks

Apr 7, 2017 2:45 PM

Ducks defenseman Cam Fowler could miss anywhere from two to six weeks with a right leg injury suffered earlier this week.

General manager Bob Murray made the announcement Thursday night, saying the team will know much more on when Fowler will return when the playoffs start.

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Injury, Misc Rumor

NHL Names Pavelski, Bernier, Karlsson 'Three Stars'

Mar 13, 2017 6:12 PM

San Jose Sharks center Joe Pavelski, Anaheim Ducks goaltender Jonathan Bernier and Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending March 12.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Anaheim Ducks, Ottawa Senators, Misc Rumor, Personal Award

Ducks Sign Logan Shaw To One-Year Extension

Mar 4, 2017 2:46 AM

The Anaheim Ducks announced today that the club has signed forward Logan Shaw to a one-year contract extension through the 2017-18 NHL season. Per club policy, no financial terms of the deal were disclosed.

Shaw, 24, has collected 7-5=12 points in 96 career NHL games with Anaheim and Florida. Shaw made his Stanley Cup Playoff debut with the Panthers in 2015-16, playing three First Round games against the New York Islanders.

Shaw was selected by Florida in the third round (76th overall) of the 2011 NHL Draft.

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Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Misc Rumor, Signing, Terms Agreement

Ducks Send Draft Pick To Stars For Patrick Eaves

Feb 25, 2017 12:12 PM

The Anaheim Ducks added scoring punch ahead of next week's NHL trade deadline, acquiring right wing Patrick Eaves from the Dallas Stars on Friday for a conditional second-round draft pick.

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Dallas Stars, Misc Rumor, Official Trade

Ducks Sign Goaltender Ryan Faragher To One-Year Deal

Jan 28, 2017 3:08 AM

The Ducks announced today that the club has signed goaltender Ryan Faragher to a one-year, two-way contract. Per club policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Faragher, 26, has gone 6-12-1 with one shutout, a 2.85 goals-against average (GAA) and .898 save percentage (SV%) in 20 career AHL games with San Diego (2015-16) and Norfolk (2014-15). The goaltender has also appeared in 86 career ECHL games with Utah, posting a 44-30-8 record with five shutouts, a 2.60 GAA and .909 SV%.

Originally signed by Anaheim as a free agent on Apr. 7, 2014, Faragher has gone 10-9-1 with one shutout, a 3.02 GAA and .893 SV% in 21 appearances this season with the Utah Grizzlies (ECHL). The Fort Frances, Ontario native played three NCAA seasons with St. Cloud State from 2011-14, posting a 53-34-8 record with five shutouts, a 2.58 GAA and .911 SV% in 98 career appearances.

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Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Misc Rumor, Signing

Ducks Trade Andrew O'Brien To Predators For Max Gortz

Jan 20, 2017 1:30 AM

The Ducks announced today that the club has acquired right wing Max Gortz from the Predators in exchange for left wing Andrew O’Brien.

Gortz, 23, collected 1-3=4 points with two penalty minutes (PIM) in 30 games with Milwaukee of the AHL this season. Selected by Nashville in the sixth round (172nd overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft, Gortz has recorded 19-32=51 points in 102 career AHL games with Milwaukee.

O’Brien, 24, recorded two assists (0-2=2) with four PIM in 10 games for San Diego this season. Selected by Anaheim in the fourth round (108th overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft, O’Brien has recorded 10-20=30 points with 180 PIM in 135 career AHL games with San Diego (2015-17) and Norfolk (2013-15).

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Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Nashville Predators, Misc Rumor, Official Trade

Leafs Trade Jhonas Enroth To Ducks For 2018 Draft Pick

Jan 11, 2017 2:01 AM

The Maple Leafs announced today that the club has traded goaltender Jhonas Enroth to the Ducks for a seventh-round draft pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft.

Enroth has split his season between the Leafs and Toronto’s AHL affiliate, the Marlies. In six games with the Maple Leafs, Enroth was 0-3-1 with a 3.94 goals-against-average. 

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Tags: Toronto Maple Leafs, Anaheim Ducks, Misc Rumor, Official Trade

Ducks Sign Dustin Tokarski To One-Year Extension
Goaltender Dustin Tokarski has a 10-12-5 record in 34 NHL games with the Ducks, Canadiens, and Lightning.

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Ducks Trade Sgarbossa To Panthers For Shaw
Logan Shaw has five goals and two assists in 53 games with the Panthers.

Ducks Sign Rickard Rakell To Six-Year Extension
Rickard Rakell scored seven game-winning goals for the Ducks last season.

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Rangers, Brandon Pirri Agree To One-Year, $1.1M Deal
Brandon Pirri played for both the Panthers and Ducks last season, recoding 14 goals and 15 assists in 61 games.

Antoine Vermette Signs Two-Year Deal With Ducks
Antoine Vermette was bought out by the Coyotes on August 1.

Leafs Trade Jonathan Bernier To Ducks For 2017 Draft Pick
Jonathan Bernier played in 38 games for the Maple Leafs during the 2015-16 season.

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Maple Leafs Acquire Frederik Andersen From Ducks For Two Draft Picks
Goaltender Frederik Andersen posted a 22-9-7 record last season for the Ducks.

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Ducks Re-Hire Randy Carlyle
Randy Carlyle coached the Ducks from 2005-06 until early in the 2011-12 season when he was fired.

Wild Hire Bruce Boudreau As Head Coach
Bruce Boudreau was fired as head coach of the Ducks on April 29.

Senators To Interview Bruce Boudreau
The Ducks fired Bruce Boudreau as head coach last week.

Bruce Boudreau Fired By Ducks
Bruce Boudreau has won 409 regular-season games and eight division titles, but just five playoff rounds in his coaching career.


Ducks Send Jackman, Draft Pick To Hawks For Tropp
Corey Tropp has appeared in 148 career NHL games with Buffalo and Columbus.

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Ducks Claim Chris Wagner Off Waivers From Avs
The Ducks have assigned Chris Wagner to the AHL San Diego Gulls.

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Ducks Trade Sekac To Hawks For Garbutt
Ryan Garbutt has scored 76 points in 241 NHL games with the Stars and Blackhawks.

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Ducks Acquire Perron, Clendening From Pens For Hagelin
David Perron has scored 20-plus goals three times in his NHL career.

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Ducks Send Friberg To Canadiens For Tokarski
Dustin Tokarski has posted a 10-12-5 record in 33 career NHL games with the Canadiens and Lightning.

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NHL Suspends Nate Thompson Three-Games
Nate Thompson has been suspended for three games for an illegal check on the Canes' Justin Faulk last week.

Avs Claim Chris Wagner Off Waivers From Ducks
The Avs have also placed Semyon Varlamov on injured reserve with a groin injury.

Ducks Get First Win Of The Season
Anaheim goalie Anton Khudobin had 34 saves as the Ducks defeated the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Sunday night.

Ducks Recall Top Prospect Shea Theodore
The Ducks have also recalled Korbinian Holzer from San Diego of the AHL.