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Final: Ducks overcome extended delay to edge Avalanche, 2-1

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – A cracked pane of glass shattered whatever momentum the Ducks had built from an overwhelming first period. And then they had trouble cracking Colorado goalie Calvin Pickard or the NHL’s worst team. Nick Ritchie made sure the Pacific...
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Ducks assistant Trent Yawney still expects plenty from penalty kill

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – The chances weren’t great that the Ducks would repeat as the NHL’s best penalty-killing team this season, but Trent Yawney never expected that.But in the eyes of the assistant coach in charge of it, the Ducks could still be a quality...
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Ducks' Rickard Rakell an opportunistic sniper

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – What is possible when it comes to Rickard Rakell and the Ducks? Anything and everything, it seems.“He’s definitely the guy that’s going to take over this team one day,” Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf said in a matter-of-fact tone...
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What you need to know: Ducks win with an overtime bolt from their sniper

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – Here’s what you need to know about the Ducks’ 2-1 overtime win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night:THE GAME IN 140 OR LESS- The Ducks generated very little offense. Their power play remained dormant. And then their best...
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Final: Rickard Rakell's OT goal helps Ducks edge Lightning, 2-1

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – With one look-off-the-goalie shot, Rickard Rakell broke the Ducks out of their frozen-solid power play and solved their overtime issues for a night.Rakell scored 54 seconds into the extra session Tuesday night at Honda Center to give the...
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Ducks' Logan Shaw takes pride in role with penalty kill

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – The one way a player can ingratiate himself with his new coach and teammates is to be eager to do the grunt work.Killing penalties is hardly glamorous. There’s not a lot of glory found in doing that task, but that’s how Logan Shaw...
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What you need to know: Blues' Patrik Berglund, Carter Hutton put the brakes on the streaking Ducks

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – Here’s what you need to know about the Ducks’ 2-1 overtime loss to the St. Louis on Sunday night: THE GAME IN 140 OR LESS- This one was playoff-lite as the teams played physical at a lower speed. The Ducks scratched out a point but...
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Ducks' emphasis on defense pays dividends

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – What does facing a 55-shot onslaught do for a team? The art of playing defensive hockey gets taken far more seriously.The Ducks managed to survive that New Year’s Day firing squad from Philadelphia, riding the work of goalie John...
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Whicker: Different Ducks All-Stars not a bad thing

OC Register (By MARK WHICKER) — ANAHEIM – Ten years ago the Ducks’ forwards were as deep as Hell’s Angels and just as temperamental.Their No. 1 line, on paper, featured Teemu Selanne and Andy McDonald. But they also won games, playoff games, with the PPG line of Ryan...
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Final: Ducks stumble in overtime and lose to St. Louis, 2-1

OC Register (ERIC STEPHENS) — ANAHEIM – Imagine where the Ducks might be if they were just respectable in overtime.That’s about all they can do when it comes to that. Patrik Berglund scored both goals for St. Louis, including the winner at 51 seconds of overtime to lift the...
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What you need to know: Ducks take their winning ways from mountains to desert

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — GLENDALE, Ariz. – Here’s what you need to know about the Ducks’ 3-0 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday night:THE GAME IN 140 OR LESS- An early goal allowed the Ducks to play a patient, structured defensive-minded game and wait for the...
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Stefan Noesen notes speed difference on next level

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — GLENDALE, Ariz. – The best hockey players in the world are in the National Hockey League and sheer talent is obviously one main reason. But the speed in which the game is played is another.Stefan Noesen is trying to make the leap from the American...
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Final: Goalie Jonathan Bernier shows no rust in Ducks' 3-0 shutout of Coyotes

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — GLENDALE, Ariz. – Jonathan Bernier went three weeks between starts for the Ducks and the veteran goalie made the wait worth it.Bernier stopped 26 shots to get his first shutout with them Saturday night and the first-place Ducks got goals from...
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Ducks' Corey Perry says he's not pressing despite scoring droughts

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – If the situation was reversed and there was a choice of scoring into an empty net or trying to get a struggling teammate a goal, Corey Perry knows exactly what he would do with the puck.The same would be done if another...
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What you need to know: Up in Colorado, Ducks reach the rarefied air of first place

OC Register (By ERIC STEPHENS) — DENVER – Here’s what you need to know about the Ducks’ 4-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night:THE GAME IN 140 OR LESS- Outside of some occasional pushes to fend off, the Ducks were in control after capitalizing early on a team...
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