Although the #FirstToFive hashtag works just fine for the LA Galaxy, it does not seem to apply to AEG’s hockey team. After getting timely goals to go up 5-3, the Kings came from ahead to lose to the host Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday. After the shootout, here is what was being said in both locker [...]
Comments from the Anaheim Ducks locker room following their pre-Game 7 skate at the Honda Center – including Cam Fowler, Ryan Getzlaf, coach Bruce Boudreau and more…
Video courtesy of the Anaheim Ducks
Kings coach Darryl Sutter comments can be found here.
Thoughts Kings forwards from Justin Williams, Jarret Stoll and Trevor Lewis were posted here.
For the first time in the series, the Ducks enjoyed a lead at intermission on Thursday night. Then, with an extra goal from Ben Lovejoy in the third period, they sealed the deal, and ultimately held on for a 3-2 win after a late goal by Kings center Mike Richards.
With the victory at Staples Center, [...]
In advance of Game 3 between the Kings and Ducks tonight in Los Angeles, let’s take a look at how the numbers stack up through the opening two games in their second round match-up…
Kings vs Ducks stats:
Player Goals Assists Points
Gaborik 3 1 4
Kopitar 0 4 4
Martinez 2 0 2
King 1 0 1
Richards 0 1 1
Doughty 0 1 1
Brown 0 1 1
Toffoli 0 1 1
Pearson 0 1 1
Williams 0 1 1
Ducks vs [...]
Quotes from Kings coach Darryl Sutter following the team’s morning skate in Anaheim, in advance of Game 2 later tonight vs. the Ducks…
Will having two days before Game 3 allow him to increase the minutes Drew Doughty:
“Well, you play 30-plus minutes because you play overtime. Drew, if you’re just talking about the specific player, he plays 26 minutes, so [...]
After waiting more than 20 years for the Kings and Ducks to meet up in the playoffs, the rivalry kicked off it the most brilliant way possible – with overtime. Both teams went through the usual feeling out process in the first period and found themselves tied 1-1 at intermission. Later, Teemu Selanne’s goal near [...]
Locker room quotes from Game 5 following the Ducks win over the Stars in Anaheim..
Ducks Head Coach Bruce Boudreau on Ryan Getzlaf’s play:
“Every time you get your captain back, it’s going to make you feel better. It’s like your big brother is back. Guys felt a little more secure, and he came out and [...]
It was a big night for the Anaheim Ducks on Friday. After falling behind 1-0 early to the visiting Dallas Stars, they did what they found a way to do numerous times throughout the regular season, stuck to the gameplan and came storming back to beat their opposition. Following the Ducks 3-2 victory, giving them [...]
After not losing at home in regulation all season, the Ducks have now dropped two of their last three games in Anaheim. Here’s what the Wild and Ducks players were saying back in the locker room when it was over…
Ryan Getzlaf on tonight’s game:
We were sloppy. In our zone, we stood around and watched [...]