Dallas ends 5-game losing streak with 4-1 win over Flyers
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Stars are set to start a four-game homestand they hope can spark a needed turnaround.
But first, one for the road — a win in Philadelphia that ended a winless road...
Dallas hosts Boston for season opener
Boston Bruins vs. Dallas Stars
Dallas; Thursday, 8:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Dallas Stars take on the Boston Bruins at home in the season opener.
Pavelski, Perry switch to Stars after long stays in 1st home
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Joe Pavelski joined the Dallas Stars as an expensive free agent coming off one of his best goal-scoring years, while Corey Perry quietly signed a low-cost deal for one year...
Broken foot could delay Corey Perry’s debut with Stars
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Stars forward Corey Perry has a broken foot that could sideline him for the opener with his new team.
Perry said on the opening day of training camp Friday that...
Perry, Pavelski among veteran NHL free agents to watch
The goodbye came quickly if respectfully for Anaheim Ducks veteran Corey Perry.
After a knee injury limited the 34-year-old forward to 31 games, general manager Bob Murray last week bought...
Anaheim Ducks buy out contract of former MVP Corey Perry
The Anaheim Ducks have bought out the contract of former NHL MVP Corey Perry after 14 seasons with the franchise.
The Ducks announced the move Wednesday, with general manager Bob Murray...
Ducks expect return to playoff form after disappointing year
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ryan Getzlaf, Corey Perry and Cam Fowler are the only Ducks left from the last early summer in Anaheim.
The Ducks' six-year streak of Stanley Cup playoff appearances...
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Rickard Rakell took over the game with one big second period for the Anaheim Ducks.
Rakell scored all three of his goals in the middle period for a natural hat...
Perry scores late, Ducks beat the Avalanche 5-3
DENVER (AP) — Corey Perry scored twice, including the go-ahead goal with 56.9 seconds remaining, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-3 on Friday night.
Henrique, Terry lead Ducks to 8-2 rout of Canadiens
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens rested star goalie Carey Price against powerful San Jose this week, allowing him to go for the franchise wins record against struggling Anaheim...
Currie, Gagner score, Oilers top Ducks 2-1
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers proved Saturday night that they haven't given up on the season, and they did it without their top player.
Miller earns shutout as Ducks blank Wild, 4-0
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Even after a rough few months, the Anaheim Ducks are still among the teams jockeying for playoff positioning in the Western Conference.
Anaheim Ducks claim LW Pontus Aberg off waivers from Oilers
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks have claimed left wing Pontus Aberg off waivers from the Edmonton Oilers.
The Ducks made the move Monday.
Aberg had four goals and 12 assists while splitting last season between Nashville and Edmonton. The former second-round pick by the Predators has 18 points in 68 career NHL games, and the Swede played in six Stanley Cup Final games for Nashville in 2017.
Anaheim Ducks RW Corey Perry out 5 months after knee surgery
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — For the first time since Corey Perry broke into the NHL as a feisty 20-year-old in 2005, the Anaheim Ducks will be without their goal-scoring right wing for a significant amount of time.
Perry is likely to be out for five months after significantly injuring his right knee during warmups for a preseason game.
Old friends: Rival Sharks, Ducks meet in 2nd playoff series
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Although the San Jose Sharks and the Anaheim Ducks both have been regular Stanley Cup playoff participants for the past 15 years, the California rivals somehow met in the postseason only once before this week.
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — In the midst of a tight playoff race, the Anaheim Ducks showed determination in a come-from-behind win Sunday night.
Hampus Lindholm scored 1:21 into overtime to lift the Ducks over the Edmonton Oilers 5-4. Adam Henrique had two goals and Josh Manson and Corey Perry also scored for the Ducks, who are on a 5-0-1 streak.
Ducks create playoff logjam with 4-2 win over Red Wings
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks and Detroit Red Wings are no longer in the same conference, but share enough institutional memory and bad feelings to give their games a little extra charge.
The Ducks fed off the emotion of that throwback hockey, including three fights, to boost their position in the playoff chase.
Corey Perry scored a tiebreaking goal late in the second period, John Gibson made 28 saves and the Ducks defeated the skidding Red Wings 4-2 on Friday night.
Ducks move into 3rd in Pacific with 6-3 rout of Blackhawks
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Perry has been around the NHL long enough to know how to attack the end of the regular season, and the same is true for the Anaheim Ducks.
After some early struggles, Perry and the Ducks look to be finding their groove.
Perry and Jakob Silfverberg each scored twice and the Ducks earned points at home for the eighth game in a row, beating the Chicago Blackhawks 6-3 on Sunday.
Henrique’s OT goal lifts Ducks to 4-3 win over Sabres
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Ducks forward Adam Henrique was still kicking himself for losing a faceoff in his own end that led to Anaheim giving up the tying goal with 15 seconds left in regulation.
Henrique felt much better a few minutes later when he scored 1:36 into overtime for a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night.
Nylander, Matthews lead Maple Leafs to 7-4 win over Ducks
TORONTO (AP) — Maybe the Toronto Maple Leafs avoided a serious injury to starting goalie Frederik Andersen.
William Nylander scored twice, including the tiebreaking goal early in the third period, and Toronto defeated the Anaheim Ducks 7-4 on Monday night.
Ducks score 4 in 1st period, go on to 6-3 win over Rangers
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks weren't ecstatic with they way they played, but it was good enough to get a win.
Andrew Cogliano and Adam Henrique capped Anaheim's four-goal first period and the Ducks went on to a 6-3 victory over the struggling New York Rangers on Tuesday night.
Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist, Corey Perry added a goal and an assist, and Rickard Rakell and J.T. Brown also scored to help Anaheim win for the fourth time in six games. John Gibson stopped 41 shots.
Kase sends Ducks past LA Kings 4-2 in feisty rivalry game
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The latest Freeway Faceoff wasn't even three minutes old when the Anaheim Ducks and the Los Angeles Kings dropped the gloves.
They did it again on the ensuing faceoff — and again on the faceoff after that.
"That's good hockey right there," Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf said with a grin.
These rivals know it's never too early to fight for playoff position, and the Ducks landed the biggest blows in the latest edition of their Southern California feud.
Ducks dominate third period, beat Coyotes, 5-2
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Ducks had something of a rally cry to start their season: Just wait until we get healthy.
Slowly, the injured have returned. And now with Ryan Kesler back after missing 37 games following hip surgery and Corey Perry expected back soon, Anaheim is approaching full strength for the first time this season.
It appears to be showing dividends after the Ducks dominated the third period Sunday to down the Arizona Coyotes 5-2 for their fourth victory in five games.
Roy scores 2 in return from minors, Ducks down Blues 3-1
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kevin Roy made the most of his two-hour banishment to the minors.
In his first game back with Anaheim, the rookie wing scored twice and John Gibson made 29 saves as the Ducks defeated the St. Louis Blues 3-1 on Thursday night.
Jakob Silfverberg, Logan Shaw shoot Ducks past Carolina, 3-2
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — In the very first period after the Anaheim Ducks finally got captain Ryan Getzlaf and Jakob Silfverberg back from long-term injuries, Corey Perry hobbled off the ice with a lower-body injury that sent him to a hospital.
"It just seems like it's a regular day for us," Getzlaf said with a shake of his head.
The Ducks have been besieged by injuries all season long, yet they're still scratching out enough points to remain in the race.
Jets defenseman Ben Chiarot fined for butt-ending Perry
NEW YORK (AP) — Winnipeg Jets defenseman Ben Chiarot was fined $3,763 by the NHL on Saturday for butt-ending Anaheim Ducks forward Corey Perry.
Chiarot brought the butt-end of his stick up into Perry's jaw as the two battled for a puck in front of Winnipeg's net in the second period of the Jets' 4-1 road victory Friday. The hit drew blood and Perry required stitches.
Vermette scores winner in shootout, Ducks edge Sharks 3-2
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Antoine Vermette made sure Reto Berra had a memorable first start with Anaheim.
Vermette beat goalie Martin Jones in the ninth round of a long shootout to give the Ducks a 3-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Monday night.
Corey Perry, Cam Fowler and Brandon Montour also scored during the tiebreaker for Anaheim.
Gibson makes 38 saves to lift Ducks to 3-2 win over Isles
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — John Gibson showed up on time for the start of the hockey game. His Anaheim Ducks teammates decided to wait until the second period to really get into the game.
Gibson made 38 saves and the Ducks beat the New York Islanders 3-2 on Wednesday night, ending a four-game losing streak to New York.
Andrew Cogliano, Rickard Rakell and Patrick Eaves all scored for the Ducks, who won despite being outshot 41-30.
Smith makes 43 saves to lift Flames over Ducks 2-0
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Early in his first season with Calgary, Mike Smith is already helping the Flames purge some unwanted history.
Smith made 43 saves and the Flames ended a 25-game skid at Honda Center with a 2-0 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Monday night.
Calgary hadn't won at Anaheim since Jan. 19, 2004. It ended that streak behind a gem from Smith, acquired in a trade with Arizona in the offseason.
Ducks rally from 3 goals down to beat Coyotes 5-4
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Ducks weren't too excited about the start to their season opener, but turns out they had an exciting finish in the wings.
After falling behind 4-1 Thursday night to the Coyotes, Anaheim responded with four consecutive goals to edge Arizona 5-4 on a goal by Rickard Rakell with 3:30 left to play.
Anaheim's Corey Perry scored twice and set up Andrew Coglino's tying goal with 6:15 remaining.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ducks forward Rickard Rakell will miss Game 5 of the Western Conference finals with a lower-body injury, leaving Anaheim without its top regular-season goal-scorer.
The Ducks announced Rakell's surprise absence during pregame warmups Saturday.
Rakell had 33 goals and 18 assists in his breakthrough regular season, becoming the first player other than Corey Perry to lead the Ducks in goals since 2010.
Ducks even Western finals at 2, beating Predators 3-2 in OT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Corey Perry just keeps finding the net in overtime this postseason, and his third goal in extra time helped the Ducks tie the Western Conference finals at 2-2.
Perry's shot deflected in off Nashville defenseman P.K. Subban's stick 10:25 into overtime, and the Ducks snapped the Predators' 10-game home playoff winning streak with a 3-2 victory Thursday night.
Capitals, Ducks confront Game 7 demons vs. Penguins, Oilers
Game 7 may be the most exciting phrase in sports to a lot of people. Probably not for the Washington Capitals and Anaheim Ducks.
Ducks make record rally, Perry scores in 2OT to top Oilers
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf have been preparing for these moments for their entire adult lives. Nearly 14 years after the Anaheim Ducks drafted them together, they've built a mental connection that remains indelible through any playoff pressure or defensive determination.
So when Getzlaf found the puck and a sliver of space on the boards in the second overtime of a crucial playoff game Friday night, Perry's feet moved before his thoughts.
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Corey Perry came through with another big goal for the Anaheim Ducks to cap their big comeback.
Perry scored 1:30 into overtime and the Ducks rallied from three goals down midway through the second period to beat the Calgary Flames 5-4 Monday night and take a 3-0 series lead in the first-round series.
Perry's sharp-angled shot deflected off several players and past Flames goalie Brian Elliott.
Experienced Blackhawks lead field of Cup contenders out West
The Chicago Blackhawks have been here so many times before. They're 16 postseason wins away from a fourth Stanley Cup title in eight years, and their veteran core knows it has the talent and the experience to survive the two-month playoff grind.
Nobody else in the Western Conference playoff picture can say any of that.
Ducks close in on Pacific with 4-0 win over resting ’Hawks
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks closed in on a division title that doesn't really interest them with a blowout victory that meant little because the Chicago Blackhawks rested several star players.
Yep, the postseason can't get here soon enough for the Ducks and the Blackhawks, who wouldn't mind meeting again when something important is at stake in the Western Conference finals.
Perry, Eaves score early as Ducks down Canucks 4-1
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Minus their captain and leading scorer, the Anaheim Ducks didn't miss a beat.
Corey Perry and Patrick Eaves scored 74 seconds apart early in the first period, and the playoff-bound Ducks cruised past the listless Vancouver Canucks 4-1 on Tuesday night to extend their season-high winning streak to five games.
Cogliano’s gift of a goal leads Ducks to 3-1 win over Jets
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks have played locked-down defense since Christmas. The scoring just hasn't been so consistent.
They got a gift in the offensive zone on Friday night, though.
Andrew Cogliano scored a goal off Winnipeg's Jacob Trouba late in the second period, Jonathan Bernier made 17 saves and the Ducks beat the Jets 3-1.
Ducks send slumping Caps to 4th straight loss, 5-2
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Nearly 10 years after Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf won the Stanley Cup with the Anaheim Ducks, they put on a vintage performance to cap a celebratory reunion weekend with those 2007 teammates.
The Washington Capitals took a thrashing, but they're hoping it moves them closer to a championship of their own.
Perry had two goals and an assist, Getzlaf added a goal and two assists, and the Ducks sent the NHL-leading Capitals to their fourth consecutive loss, 5-2 on Sunday night.
Bernier, Perry lead Ducks past Blackhawks 1-0
CHICAGO (AP) — Jonathan Bernier was terrific. The rest of the Anaheim Ducks were good enough.
Bernier made 43 saves for his 100th NHL win, and Anaheim cooled off the Chicago Blackhawks with a 1-0 victory on Thursday.
Corey Perry scored in the second as the Ducks ended the Blackhawks' seven-game winning streak despite being outshot 43-26 on the night. Corey Crawford blocked 25 shots as the Blackhawks lost for only the second time in their last 14.
Corey Perry scores twice in Ducks’ 5-2 win over Sabres
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — For one night at least, Corey Perry rediscovered his scoring touch in propelling the Anaheim Ducks to a 5-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night.
Antoine Vermette and the Ducks were left hoping this is a sign of things to come.
"Oh, he's a wild card. This is a dangerous player all his career and we know that," Vermette said. "If he gets going, we know how hot he can be."
Gibson, Silfverberg solid again as Ducks beat Avs 4-1
DENVER (AP) — Following a sensational goal by Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon early in the first period, it took the Anaheim Ducks all of 51 seconds to retake the lead.
These days, the Ducks aren't wasting much time collecting wins.
Rickard Rakell answered MacKinnon's nifty goal with one of his own and the surging Ducks climbed into sole possession of the Pacific Division lead with a 4-1 win over the Avalanche on Thursday night.