Western Conference

Shake Up the Happiness

A shakeup never hurts, right? (Unless it’s the Northridge Quake. Oh, that was bad. But I’m talking about hockey here in LA. The Kings, in particular.) With Vancouver coming in off a 1-0 loss to the Ducks a nigh...

What’d You Learn, Coach?

The Vancouver Canucks came into Anaheim Wednesday night with not-unreasonable hopes for the playoffs. They were two points behind Minnesota in the wildcard race, though they were a mediocre 4-4-2 in their last ...

Boyle Just One Highlight

The last time the masses assembled in Anaheim for an NHL game, the Ducks stunk up the arena with a 13-shot debacle which was the second game of a seven-game losing streak extending to the present. What? You’ve ...

There’s No Life Left

Bob Murray is in deep, and he knows it. The tone—hesitant—and the answers—inconsistent—of his conference call Sunday afternoon said as much. Here’s a sample of some of his answers, offered as a mix of transcrib...

Photo Gallery: Ducks vs Flyers (02/09/2019)

The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the visiting Anaheim Ducks by a score of 6-2 during regulation. Three Star Selections: 1st Sean Couturier (#14 PHI) 2nd Michael Raffl (#12 PHI) 3rd Phil Varone (#44 PHI)...

Photo Gallery: Kings vs Flyers (02/07/2019)

The visiting Los Angeles Kings defeated the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 3-2 in a shootout. Three Star Selections: 1st Jonathan Quick (#32 LAK) 2nd Sean Couturier (#14 PHI) 3rd Austin Wagner (#51 LAK...

Photo Gallery: Canucks vs Flyers (02/04/2019)

The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the visiting Vancouver Canucks by a score of 2-1 during regulation and is their 2,000 win in Flyers history. Three Star Selections: 1st Carter Hart (#79 PHI) 2nd Jakub Vora...

Nico Hischier: Face of the Future?

Can Nico Hischier be the high-impact, face of the franchsie-type player for the Devils? Saturday afternoon might have given a peek inside that window. Facing a daunting task, minus Taylor Hall, Sami Vatanen ...

Photo Gallery: Oilers vs Flyers (02/02/2019)

The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the visiting Edmonton Oilers by a score of 5-4 in overtime. Three Star Selections: 1st Nolan Patrick (#19 PHI) 2nd Connor McDavid (#97 EDM) 3rd Carter Hart (#79 PHI)...