The Coaches: Ducks’ Bruce Boudreau vs Flames’ Bob Hartley

Coming off a season that couldn’t have looked much different for two teams playing in the same league, early indicators are things could be different for the Ducks and Flames this time around. A year ago, Bruce Boudreau’s Anaheim club claimed the Pacific Division title and re-signed their captain to an eight-year contract. Meanwhile in [...]

West Coast Bias on NHL Radio – with Penner and Ryan

Dustin Penner and Bobby Ryan guest on West Coast Bias.
Week three of the newest show on NHL Network Radio is on the air! Jonathan Davis and I are back with the latest edition of West Coast Bias, where we were joined by Dustin Penner of the Anaheim Ducks, Bobby Ryan of the Ottawa Senators, a [...]

Corey Perry on Mighty Ducks throwbacks and return of Bobby Ryan

Raw quotes collected from the Ducks locker room following their 4-1 win over the visiting Ottawa Senators… and the return of Bobby Ryan to Anaheim…
Corey Perry on the Ducks’ throwback jerseys:
“They’re nice. When I was drafted my first year and I played, this is what it was. It’s nice and exciting to come back to [...]

West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio – week two

Stu Grimson and Michael Russo guest on West Coast Bias.
Week two of the newest show on NHL Network Radio is on the air! Jonathan Davis and I are back with the latest edition of West Coast Bias, where we were joined by Nashville Predators color analyst Stu Grimson and Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star [...]

West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio – our debut show

Luc Robitaille, Bruce Boudreau, Doug Wilson and more guest on West Coast Bias.
Our brand new show is on the air! West Coast Bias debuted on NHL Network Radio over the weekend and featured a slew of guests from around the Pacific Division. Along with my co-host, Jonathan Davis, we caught up with LA [...]

Raw quotes from Kings and Ducks locker rooms after 2-1 LA win

Some raw quotes from both locker rooms following the Kings 2-1 win over the Ducks on Tuesday night…
- Darryl Sutter on preseason: “I’d like to have our injured guys up to speed, I guess the next step is to see where we are with Brown. I think Quick was good in Anaheim and he was [...]

Ducks coach not high on Penner at the moment

Raw quotes from Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau following Monday’s on-ice action at training camp in Anaheim…
On if any concerns he had a few weeks ago have been alleviated now that camp is winding down:
“The biggest concern is that I’d like to see us all play together before the season starts. The great thing for me about having [...]

PHOTO GALLERY: Kings v Ducks Rookie Game 1 in Anaheim

Game 1 of the special two-game series between prospects from the Kings and Ducks took place in Anaheim on Saturday night, ending in a 6-1 victory for Los Angeles. Manchester Monarchs forwards Andy Andreoff and Tanner Pearson led the way offensively, each posting a pair of goals. In net, JF Berube was outstanding during his [...]

Comments from Dustin Penner conference call – bye LA, hello Anaheim

Tuesday afternoon the Anaheim Ducks held a conference call to introduce (or perhaps re-introduce) Dustin Penner, who they signed to a one-year deal earlier in the day. Here’s what he had to say…
- Opening comments: “I’m excited to have a chance to play with [Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry] again. I started my career here [...]

Ducks vs. Wings: Post-Game 7 Comments from Teemu Selanne

After being eliminated from the playoffs by the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday night, and playing in what may have been his last NHL game, here’s what future Hall of Famer Teemu Selanne had to share…
On the loss:
“It’s obviously very disappointing.  We had a chance to close the series, but we couldn’t.  The goal was [...]