Pacific Division

60 Minutes, Not 20

When the Arizona Coyotes left Anaheim, most of the team felt dejected.  Being outshot and outplayed for most of the game, the team after the game had been looking for answers.  The first and second periods were...

Ducks Defense Desperate

The Ducks have at least one thing to be thankful for this Black Friday. They’ve played 16 times in their team history on this day, and won nine of them. They’ve also lost four and tied three. Oh, there’s also t...

Bourque Settling In With the Ducks

When Bob Murray clicked his phone shut and finalized the trade of Bryan Allen to the Montreal Canadiens, Rene Bourque instantly became the Ducks' highest paid left winger, cashing a little over three million do...

Missing Chemistry for Success

Any good NHL team can say that you need to have a solid offense, a great defense, and a goaltender that can back you up when things tend to fall apart. Even if one of those categories struggles, the other two c...

Ducks Add Wing

The Anaheim Ducks felt they had enough D-men this week and shipped one, Bryan Allen, to Montreal for reclamation project Rene Bourque. The winger, who has over 140 goals in his decade-plus career, was lately in...

Coyotes @ Ducks Preview

Division match-ups are always pivotal no matter when they happen.  For both the Arizona Coyotes and Anaheim Ducks, they are desperate for wins for different reasons. The Arizona Coyotes (9-10-2) have had a r...

Quarter-pole Win for Kings

Carolina came into LA Thursday night eighth in the East’s wildcard race. That means they were way out of the playoffs. And they didn’t have the excuse of having games in hand. They just haven’t won much this ye...

Panthers Pass Test One

Hockey in Florida. Dumb idea, right? Well, people often say so. Except that each team from the state has been in the Stanley Cup Final, one a winner (Tampa Bay) and the other a loser (Florida). Now here the two...

Kings All Fugued Up

Every year about this time, the Kings experience what psychiatrists would call a “fugue,” which is a time when someone suffers from loss of memory, begins a new life, and when she or he recovers, doesn’t rememb...