Hickey, Tavares, Getzlaf talk Islanders 5-2 loss to Ducks

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Those Anaheim Ducks just keep on rolling, running their home record to 11-0-2 after a 5-2 win over the visiting New York Islanders on Monday night.  Now sitting at 21-7-5 overall (47 points), they’re tied with Chicago for the overall NHL lead. Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf extended their points streaks and Jonas Hiller once again [...]

AUDIO: Guest spot on NHL Network Radio – Mayor’s Minutes

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Earlier today I joined host Jim ‘Boomer’ Gordon for another guest spot on NHL Network Radio (XM 211 / Sirius 207). Because not everybody has satellite radio, we thought it best to share the audio here.
In the segment we took a look at several storylines around the league, largely focusing on the Western Conference. Among [...]

Corey Perry on Mighty Ducks throwbacks and return of Bobby Ryan

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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 [...]

Ducks vs. Wings: Post-Game 7 Comments from Corey Perry

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Former league MVP Corey Perry failed to register a goal against the Red Wings in the Ducks’ opening round playoff series this year.
Then, following Anaheim’s 3-1 loss to Detroit in Game 7 on Sunday night, here’s what he had to share…
On if there was ever a point that the series turned:
“No, yeah it’s…I don’t think you could [...]

Quick Hits: Brown and Carter talk Correy Perry and the Ducks

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In his 601 game NHL career, Dustin Brown has played the Ducks 49 times. They’re tied with the other three Pacific Division teams (Dallas, Phoenix and San Jose) as the club he’s squared off against the most.
Brown has also scored 15 goals against Anaheim, just one back of his personal best vs. any team - he’s [...]

Word Association: Four LA Kings on Four Anaheim Ducks

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As part of our preview for tonight’s Kings v Ducks game we played Word Association with four Los Angeles players, asking them to react to the names of four Anaheim players. These were all done one-on-one, so no player heard what the other guy said – which is interesting when you compare their answers…
Dustin Brown [...]

Video highlights of Alec Martinez playing for HC TPS in Finland

Over the last few days we’ve kept you updated on Alec Martinez‘ first week of action over in Finland. Through Friday, the 25-year old Kings defenseman had played in three games for TPS Turku and was averaging a team-high 24:45 in ice time per game. He’s also been credited with eight shots on goal but has yet [...]

On what should be opening night, Drew Doughty says he’s bored

If you weren’t bummed out by the NHL lockout just yet, things probably hit home today. Fans in Philadelphia, Colorado, Montreal and Calgary should be filling their local arenas tonight for the start of the 2012-13 NHL season. Yet as everybody knows, that isn’t happening.
Sadly, the Kings won’t be raising their Stanley Cup banner tomorrow [...]

‘Look at his legs!’- Drew Doughty on Wayne Simmonds

Earlier this summer we brought you a few stories about Drew Doughty’s charity softball tournament. Among those in attendance were Anaheim’s Corey Perry and Doughty’s former roommate, Wayne Simmonds. Now, here’s a little behind the scenes footage, where they definitely saved the best for last…

In other Simmonds related news, he’s headed overseas with childhood friend [...]

Corey Perry partying with Drew Doughty and the Stanley Cup?

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Besides matching shirts, the theme of this summer’s Stanley Cup parties seems to be for former teammates and other NHL players to join in on all the fun the Kings are having.
Above, Eric Cole (of the Montreal Canadiens) helps Willie Mitchell drink from the Cup. As previously reported, Justin Williams had the Bruins’ Dennis Seidenberg [...]