West Notes: Zegras, Binnington, Quick

West Notes: Zegras, Binnington, Quick

Despite some of the on-ice drama Trevor Zegras causes with his goals, there won’t be any off-ice drama this season regarding a contract extension. During media availability today, Anaheim Ducks general manager Pat Verbeek said that he’ll wait until after the 2022-23 season ends to work out a contract extension with the team’s budding no. … Read more

LeBrun: NHL coaching carousel spins fast, with another set of UFAs coming

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It has been a seismic 12 months in the NHL coaching fraternity. Since the start of the 2021-22 season, there have been coaching changes for the Canucks, Canadiens, Oilers, Bruins, Golden Knights, Panthers, Islanders, Sharks, Blackhawks, Flyers, Red Wings, Jets and Stars. That’s more than a dozen organizations with new head coaches, if you’re keeping … Read more

Ducks season preview: Zegras, McTavish lead young core

Ducks season preview: Zegras, McTavish lead young core

The 2022-23 NHL season starts Oct. 7. With training camps opening soon, NHL.com is taking a look at the three keys, the inside scoop on roster questions, and the projected lineup for each of the 32 teams. Today, the Anaheim Ducks. Coach: Dallas Eakins (fourth season) Last season: 31-37-14, seventh in Pacific Division; did not … Read more

Stephens: What to expect from our Southern California hockey coverage

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For years, I’ve been fond of saying that there needs to be three of me in order to properly handle my daily existence. I’ve told my wife this and she really didn’t understand it at first. It took some time, but I think she’s come around somewhat to what I meant by that. I think. … Read more

Burning Questions Before the 2022-23 Season: Anaheim Ducks

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Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Greetings, and welcome to the latest NHL-team-by-team analysis as we steam towards the beginning of the upcoming regular season. In this new series of files, we’ll ask Three Burning Questions Before the 2022-23 Season, for every franchise in the league. With that said, let’s get right to it and start alphabetically … Read more

Dach, Sharks Rookie Tournament, Stadium Series

Dach, Sharks Rookie Tournament, Stadium Series

After being originally reported by Sportsnet’s Eric Engels last weekhis colleague Elliotte Friedman confirmed the original report today on the 32 Thoughts podcast. Echoing the fact that the Canadiens and Dach are close to signing Dach to a four-year contract, he added that the team is likely working on other moves before making the deal … Read more

Angels host Ducks players for batting practice before game

Angels host Ducks players for batting practice before game

Ducks and Angels fly together as well, apparently. The Los Angeles Angels welcomed some members of the Anaheim Ducks on Friday for a little hanging out and batting practice. Tweet from @AnaheimDucks: The boys were taking BIG swings ������ #DucksNight @Angels @johnklingberg pic.twitter.com/DiZK3NAmo6 The Angels, who play their home games at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, … Read more

Anaheim Ducks Sign Three To PTOs

Anaheim Ducks Sign Three To PTOs

The time of the tryout is upon us. Now that teams have pretty much filled out their rosters, players left without contracts will begin to accept professional tryouts with invitations to training camps. just yesterday Tyler Pitlick and James Neal were both added this way. CapFriendly has added a few more to that list, reporting … Read more

Minnesota Wild trim payroll, ship well-traveled defenseman Dmitry Kulikov, 31, to Anaheim Ducks

Minnesota Wild trim payroll, ship well-traveled defenseman Dmitry Kulikov, 31, to Anaheim Ducks

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Anaheim Ducks acquired defenseman Dmitry Kulikov from the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday in a trade for future considerations. The 31-year-old Kulikov had seven goals and 17 assists with a plus-23 rating over 80 games last season for the Wild, who signed the Russian defenseman to a two-year contract as a free … Read more

Ducks acquire Dmitry Kulikov in trade with Wild

Ducks acquire Dmitry Kulikov in trade with Wild

The Minnesota Wild traded defenseman Dmitry Kulikov to the Anaheim Ducks for future considerations on Wednesday, freeing up cap space and opening the door for prospect Calen Addison to make the team in training camp. The Wild had been trying all summer to trade Kulikov, who is entering the final year of a contract carrying … Read more