Coach Boudreau – ‘It’s a man’s game, better be prepared’

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Comments from Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau after his team downed the visiting LA Kings in Anaheim on Thursday night…
“I know every time we play this team, it’s a man’s game and you better be prepared to hit and be hit, because they’re’re so good. It also proves that even if we got, I thought, outplayed [...]

Ducks talk first regulation loss at home

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With a 3-2 win on Tuesday night, the Winnipeg Jets ended the Anaheim Ducks streak of having not lost a home game in regulation thus far this season…
Ryan Getzlaf on the loss:

“It was kind of a tough game, a weird game for our group. We came out early and scored a power play goal, and [...]

Ducks coach Boudreau on Gretzky and the outdoor game

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We’ve already posted comments from Kings President Luc Robitaille and NHL ice guru Dan Craig. Now, here’s a few thoughts from Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau at the press event held at Dodger Stadium on Monday afternoon…
On his hockey journey:

“I have to say I’m the luckiest guy. The things I’ve been involved with in my life [...]

Postgame Chatter: Minnesota Wild latest victim for Anaheim Ducks

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With a 2-1 win over the visiting Minnesota Wild on Wednesday, the Anaheim Ducks now sport a 12-0-2 home record – and they’re perfect in regulation. They’ve also won four straight overall and picked up points in seven consecutive games.
While Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf extended their points streaks (Perry with a career-high seven-game goal [...]

First batch of locker room quotes from Kings-Ducks in OC

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Tuesday night’s game between the Kings and Ducks was one of the best-ever in a crosstown rivalry that has already been filled with many memorable moments over the prior 20 years. Coming fresh off of both teams unveiling their specialty jerseys for next month’s game at Dodger Stadium, this marked the first time they had [...]

Ducks’ Boudreau talks up the Kings, warming up to Penner

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Comments from Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau following Anaheim’s morning skate, in advance of hosting the LA Kings later tonight…
On Bryan Allen:
“It’s a game time decision. He’ll take warm up and we’ll see.” [Reporter: So it wasn’t contingent upon whether he skated…] “No. No. We wanted to give it until the last minute, didn’t want to [...]

Calgary Flames teenage prospect setting NHL on fire this month

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When the Calgary Flames arrived in New Jersey for the 2013 Draft, they were the envy of the league – a position they haven’t been in for much of the past 10 years. Holding three picks in the first round was, at least on paper, going to give them a good shot at rebuilding a [...]

Stars and Ducks quotes after Anaheim rolls to seventh straight win

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A surprising goaltender change following the first period may have been just what the Ducks needed on Sunday night. After surrendering three unanswered goals to the visiting Dallas Stars in the opening 20 minutes, Anaheim came storming back to take control for the final two stanzas. Forward Emerson Etem scored his first of the season [...]

‘We were scared to win’ – Coyotes Mike Smith on 3-2 SO loss to Ducks

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On the heels of a 3-2 shootout win on Friday night, the Anaheim Ducks have now won six straight games and are off to a 6-1-0 start on the young season, their best in franchise history. For a team that didn’t look too good in an opening night loss to Colorado, they’ve quickly rebounded and [...]

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

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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 [...]