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Ducks' 'meaningful' week begins in Vancouver

OC Register (BY ERIC STEPHENS) — VANCOUVER, British Columbia – The grinding NHL schedule is often broken up into informal segments and the passing of the All-Star break now becomes the beginning of another month-plus push until the league’s March 2 trade deadline.Ducks coach...
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Tavares leads Team Toews to NHL All-Star Game victory

OC Register COLUMBUS, Ohio — John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team Foligno 17-12 on Sunday night in the highest-scoring NHL All-Star game.The wild, no-defense exhibition even featured a fake fight...
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Getzlaf playing like an MVP

OC Register (BY ERIC STEPHENS) — “Ryan Getzlaf can be as good as he wants to be.” – Brian Burke, November 2007Those words were uttered by the then-Ducks general manager as a high compliment and a means of spurring his young center to even greater heights. Others such as...
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Miller: Ducks' All-Star Game snub encouraging

OC Register (By JEFF MILLER) — ANAHEIM – The Ducks officially have two participants this weekend in the NHL’s All-Star Game festivities.One of them is a cornerstone of the franchise, the most recognizable member of the organization and the one Duck most often at the center of...
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Final: Ducks 6, Flames 3

OC Register (BY ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – Ben Lovejoy's first goal of the season capped a three-goal first period and the Ducks needed that big lead to hold off the Calgary Flames for a 6-3 victory Wednesday night. The Ducks (31-10-6) extended their dominance over Calgary at...
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Special teams starting to be special again for Ducks

OC Register (BY JANIS CARR) — ANAHEIM – Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau has stressed for a few weeks the need for stronger play from his special teams. And the Ducks’ practices lately have reflected his desire to improve that aspect, focusing a lot of attention on power play...
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Ducks refuse to roll over during dog days

OC Register (BY ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – These are the days that challenge a hockey team’s will and motivation when it is already perched atop the league.The initial rush of a new season is now but a faded memory. The final push toward the playoffs won’t commence until...
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Final: Ducks 3, Kings 2 (SO)

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — LOS ANGELES – The Kings certainly have their issues. Leaks continue to pop up within their defense and – if anyone can imagine this – their goal crease. Their dominance at home has shown signs of fading.Not that any of that matters when it...
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Ducks are the So Cal team that is solid between the pipes

OC Register (BY RICH HAMMOND) — LOS ANGELES – Only one of Southern California’s hockey teams has featured superior goaltending this season, but it’s not the one fans have come to expect.Jonathan Quick has led the Kings to two Stanley Cup championships in three years, while...
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Miller: Ducks look good, but will it last?

OC Register (BY JEFF MILLER) — LOS ANGELES – The Kings had lost 6 of 8 overall and most of their close games in general and, according to an Associated Press report, “continue to trudge through an up-and-down campaign.”These might not sound like dire conditions, but you try...
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Kings retire Blake's No. 4

OC Register (BY RICH HAMMOND) — LOS ANGELES – On one side of Rob Blake stood former teammates, some of whom helped him as a rookie a quarter century ago. On another side stood Blake’s 2-year-old son, Max, playing with an action figure.They formed a semi-circle of life around...
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Final: Ducks 5, Devils 1

OC Register (BY ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM - Ilya Bryzgalov got his first win with the Ducks in his second act with the them and his teammates couldn’t have made it any easier for him.The Ducks needed only 14 saves from Bryzgalov as they throttled the New Jersey Devils on Friday...
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NHL fines Ducks' Vatanen for elbow

OC Register (BY JANIS CARR) — ANAHEIM – Defenseman Sami Vatanen raised his elbow and the NHL lowered his salary Thursday after reviewing an incident that happened Wednesday in the Ducks’ 4-0 victory against Toronto.The league fined Vatanen for putting his elbow to the chin...
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Final: Ducks 4, Maple Leafs 0

OC Register (BY ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – No manic comeback. No hanging on by a thread. The Ducks opted for the drama-free route to victory Wednesday night.It doesn't happen often with a group that seems determined to make every game a one-goal affair, but the Ducks were in...
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Marcia C. Smith: He's an ice guy, nice guy, smart guy

OC Register (BY MARCIA C. SMITH) — ANAHEIM – The Honda Center parking lot became their classroom on Tuesday afternoon, and former Ducks defenseman George Parros taught the lessons.It was a strange sight to see the once-menacing, 6-foot-5, 228-pound enforcer with the long black hair...
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