ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — After Ryan Miller wrapped up his 378th career victory and skated off to an ovation from the Honda Center crowd, the veteran goalie seemed hopeful about the future for...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amid every disappointment in an otherwise miserable season, at least the Los Angeles Kings rule the Freeway Faceoff.
Captain Anze Kopitar scored the only goal in the...
Kane helps Blackhawks rally to 4-3 win over Ducks
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews came up big for the Chicago Blackhawks when it counted the most.
Kane scored with 16.1 seconds remaining on an odd-man rush and Toews...
Mangiapane scores late winner to lift Flames over Ducks 2-1
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Flames rookie Andrew Mangiapane got a lucky bounce and took full advantage.
Mangiapane scored the go-ahead goal with 3:29 left and Calgary beat the Anaheim Ducks 2-1...
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.
Miller becomes US-born goalies win leader in Ducks’ win
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ryan Miller picked up a milestone win in his first game in two months.
Miller became the all-time leader in wins by a U.S.-born goaltender Sunday night as he made 23 saves in the Anaheim Ducks 5-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Sunday night.
It was Miller's 375th victory, breaking a tie with John Vanbiesbrouck.
Injured Rakell, Fowler stay home at start of Ducks’ trip
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Forward Rickard Rakell and defenseman Cam Fowler won't travel with the Anaheim Ducks when they begin their longest road trip of the season.
Ducks coach Randy Carlyle announced the decision Thursday.
Ducks claim G Chad Johnson off waivers with Miller ailing
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks have claimed goalie Chad Johnson off waivers from St. Louis.
The Ducks announced the move shortly before revealing Tuesday that backup goalie Ryan Miller will be out for about six weeks with a sprained knee ligament.
Anaheim also says forward Rickard Rakell is out indefinitely with a sprained ankle. The club doesn't know when he will return.
Aberg scores twice in 3rd, Ducks beat Caps 6-5
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pontus Aberg scored twice in the third period, giving Anaheim the lead with 5:05 remaining, and the Ducks stopped Washington's seven-game winning streak with a 6-5 victory Sunday
The Ducks trailed 5-1 in the second before rallying for their fourth consecutive victory. Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and two assists and Rickard Rakell had a goal and an assist in the finale of a five-game trip.
Miller makes 34 saves, lifts Ducks past Lightning 3-1
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks had the right response coming off a disappointing loss.
Ryan Miller made 34 saves, Nick Ritchie had a goal and an assist, and the Ducks beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 on Tuesday night.
Anaheim started a five-game road trip Sunday with a 5-2 loss at Nashville.
Flyers beat Ducks to snap 3-game losing streak
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — After playing from behind for much of this season, the Philadelphia Flyers weren't fazed when Anaheim's Pontus Aberg tied Tuesday night's game late in the third period.
Nolan Patrick scored 21 seconds later, and the Flyers beat the Ducks 3-2 to snap a three-game losing streak.
Resilient Sabres rally past Ducks, end trip with 4-2 win
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres' West Coast trip was in danger of slipping off the rails before they got right back on track with a Southern California sweep.
Rasmus Ristolainen scored a tiebreaking power-play goal early in the third period, and the Sabres rallied from a two-goal deficit for a 4-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night.
Street, Cogliano score in 3rd period, Ducks beat Blues 3-2
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Andrew Cogliano was in the right place at the right time for the Anaheim Ducks.
Ben Street and Cogliano scored third-period goals, Ryan Miller made 29 saves, and the Ducks rallied to beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Sunday night.
Jakob Silfverberg also scored for the Ducks, who won for the third straight time at Enterprise Center and matched a franchise-best winning streak at St. Louis from Dec. 21, 2005, to March 31. 2007.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — With a win in the regular season finale, the Anaheim Ducks secured home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs and finally know who they'll face: the Pacific Division-rival San Jose Sharks.
Rickard Rakell had a goal and assist, and Ryan Miller made 31 saves to lead the surging Ducks to a 3-0 win over the Arizona Coyotes Saturday night, helping Anaheim clinch second place in the division.
Miller stops 41 shots, Ducks beat Stars 2-0
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ryan Miller couldn't help but crack a smile when remembering the mess the Anaheim Ducks found themselves in.
After two Ducks players put the puck over the glass on back-to-back plays while already on the penalty kill in the third period, Miller just dug in and helped drag Anaheim to its longest winning streak of the season.
Miller stopped 41 shots for his 42nd career shutout as the Ducks beat the Dallas Stars 2-0 Wednesday night for their fourth straight win.
Karlsson scores in OT to end Senators’ skid at 6 games
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Erik Karlsson scored in overtime in his 600th NHL game, and still the Ottawa Senators had to contend with bad news at the end of Thursday night.
Karlsson scored 32 seconds into overtime to lift Ottawa over the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 and snap a six-game skid, but the Senators may be without Bobby Ryan for a stretch after he re-aggravated a hand injury.
Ducks stop Bruins’ point streak at 18 games with 3-1 win
BOSTON (AP) — Adam Henrique scored twice and the Anaheim Ducks ended Boston's 18-game point streak with a 3-1 victory over the Bruins on Tuesday night.
Jakob Silfverberg also scored for the Ducks, the first team to beat the Bruins in regulation since Washington's 5-3 win Dec. 14 at Boston. Cam Fowler and Rickard Rakell had two assists apiece.
Henrique scores twice, Ducks end Bruins’ streak with 3-1 win
BOSTON (AP) — A quick start for the Anaheim Ducks finished Boston's run of 18 straight games with a point.
Adam Henrique and Jakob Silfverberg scored in the first period, when Anaheim held Boston to just five shots, and the Ducks held on for a 3-1 victory Tuesday night.
"We did a good job in the first period. We had some jump going," Ducks coach Randy Carlyle said.
MacKinnon helps Avs beat Ducks 3-1 for 7th straight win
DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon kept up his torrid home scoring with a goal, Jonathan Bernier stopped 33 shots and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Anaheim Ducks 3-1 on Monday for their seventh straight win.
Matt Nieto and Colin Wilson also scored for the Avs, who are outscoring opponents 29-10 during their longest win streak since the 2005-06 season.
MacKinnon leads the league in scoring on home ice this season with 41 points (15 goals and 26 assists) in 24 games.
Miller wins in return to Vancouver as Ducks beat Canucks 5-0
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Ryan Miller acknowledged an ovation from the crowd marking his return to Rogers Arena with a wave moments before the opening faceoff.
The veteran goalie then went out and stopped 31 shots for his second shutout of the season and the 41st of his career in leading the Anaheim Ducks to a 5-0 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night.
Lindholm completes hat trick in OT as Ducks beat Isles 5-4
NEW YORK (AP) — On most nights, Hampus Lindholm is not a huge threat to score. But the Anaheim Ducks defenseman was in the right place three times Thursday.
Lindholm completed his first career hat trick with a goal 4:03 into overtime, and Anaheim snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-4 comeback victory over the New York Islanders.
"I had some room and a good shooting angle and it went in," the 23-year-old Lindholm said. "We really dug deep. It was good to get a win."
Iconic Penguins-Sabres Winter Classic highlighted in NHL Network documentary
It remains one of the most iconic images of Sidney Crosby's career.
With a steady snowfall blanketing Ralph Wilson Stadium, the Penguins captain slipped a shot past goalie Ryan Miller in the third and final round of a shootout to give his team a 2-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres in the first NHL Winter Classic on Jan. 1, 2008.
Henrique gets 1st 2 Ducks goals, Miller blanks Sens 3-0
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Until the Anaheim Ducks get back to full strength, they're counting on Adam Henrique to play a major role for his injury-plagued new team.
Henrique has been quite capable of shouldering that burden so far, and now he finally has a victory and a goal or two to show for his efforts.
Sharks beat Ducks 2-1 in shootout
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A fortunate bounce and a splendid shootout move are what it took for the San Jose Sharks to finally get some pucks past Ryan Miller.
Joonas Donskoi used a nifty move to score the deciding goal in the sixth round of the shootout, and San Jose rallied for its season-high fourth straight win, beating the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 on Saturday night.
Perry scores in shootout to lift Ducks past Hurricanes
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Anaheim Ducks coach Randy Carlyle said goalie Ryan Miller was brought in to be a veteran presence and not just a backup to starter John Gibson.
But Miller didn't get the opportunity to show what he could do over the first 10 games of the season.
On Sunday he got that chance and rose to the occasion, stopping 34 shots as the Ducks beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 in a shootout.
Chronic traumatic encephalopathy is established science and for the University of Colorado, whose only Heisman Trophy-winning running back recently committed suicide at 42 years of age under suspicions of CTE, and whose legendary offense linemen Ryan Miller is suffering crippling neurological symptoms at age 27, it is simply not ethical to ignore these studies.
Ducks’ Rakell facing new role as C Ryan Kesler recovers
LAST SEASON: 46-23-13, 105 points. Won Pacific Division. Lost to Nashville Predators in Western Conference finals.
COACH: Randy Carlyle (second season, 12th NHL season).
ADDED: D Francois Beauchemin, G Ryan Miller, C Derek Grant, G Reto Berra.
LOST: D Clayton Stoner, D Shea Theodore, C Nate Thompson.
Brian Elliott looked at the free agent landscape for goaltenders and knew it wasn't pretty.
There were only a handful of openings for starters or in platoon situations, making the process plenty stressful for him and his goaltending counterparts around the NHL.
Even in this climate, the goaltending market was robust on the first day of free agency as Elliott signed a two-year deal with Philadelphia, Steve Mason with Winnipeg and Ryan Miller with Anaheim.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Cam Fowler wanted to stay home, and Ryan Miller wanted to get closer to Hollywood. They both wanted to be in position to contend for the Stanley Cup next season.
Fowler and Miller got everything they desired from the Anaheim Ducks on the opening day of free agency.
Seguin gets power-play goal as Stars beat Canucks 4-2
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Dallas Stars head coach Lindy Ruff said he needed more from his leaders after a string of demoralizing losses.
Tyler Seguin and Jamie Benn stepped up to the challenge
Seguin scored on the power play in the third period and the Stars beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Thursday night to snap a three-game slide.
"The guys did a great job responding," Seguin said. "Our compete level was a lot higher, just our will. ... We were missing it the last few games."
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Brad Marchand relishes being the villain, especially in the city where he hoisted the Stanley Cup.
The Bruins forward scored a hat trick in the third period, including the winning goal with under eight minutes left, and Boston beat the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Monday night.
Murray makes 27 saves, Penguins beat Canucks 3-0
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins had too much firepower for Vancouver on Saturday night, even with an outstanding performance from Canucks goalie Ryan Miller.
Matt Murray made 27 saves and Pittsburgh pelted Miller with 47 shots on goal, helping the Penguins beat the Canucks 3-0.
Murray makes 27 saves, Penguins beat Canucks 3-0
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Matt Murray made 27 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-0 on Saturday night.
Jake Guentzel, Ian Cole and Conor Sheary scored for the Penguins, who have won five straight, including a 3-2 shootout win on Friday in Edmonton. They are in sole possession of second place in the Metropolitan Division ahead of Columbus.