| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:51 AM
SOCHI, Russia—Twenty years ago, in Slovakia’s first Winter Olympics appearance as an independent nation, Peter Stastny was given the honor of carrying the country’s flag into the opening ceremony of the Lillehammer Games.
In an odd...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 6:09 PM
SOCHI, Russia — The problem in placing 43-year-old Ducks right wing Teemu Selanne alongside 18-year-old Aleksander Barkov and 21-year-old Mikael Granlund on Team Finland's top line isn't that Selanne won't be able to keep up with the two youngsters....
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:11 PM
SOCHI, Russia — If NHL players don't participate in the next Winter Olympics there won't be more of those only-in-hockey moments like the one that occurred Monday, when Kings and Team USA winger Dustin Brown earnestly explained why he has no problem...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 6:33 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Who’s the favorite to win the Olympic men’s hockey tournament?
“We are,” Finland forward Olli Jokinen said Monday after the team -- minus Ducks winger Teemu Selanne and defenseman Sami Vatanen -- skated at the...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 6:00 PM
NASHVILLE — By making their final impression before the Winter Olympics break another case of imposing their will at crunch time, the Ducks have nearly three weeks to savor their labor.
"That was us," Ducks forward Corey Perry said of the three-...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 1:02 PM
SOCHI, Russia -- Finland’s men’s hockey team had a hard time finding replacements when standout NHL forwards Mikko Koivu of the Minnesota Wild and Valtteri Filppula of the Tampa Bay Lightning had to withdraw because of injuries.
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Adversity has struck the Ducks, who still have the NHL’s best record, but are a mortal 4-4 in their last eight games and 1-3 in their past four at Honda Center.
Before Monday night’s home game against the Columbus Blue Jackets, Ducks veteran...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 9:28 PM
Saku Koivu seems headed for retirement along with Ducks teammate Teemu Selanne after this season, but his children's reaction to the Stadium Series might give him pause to stick around for another year.
"All of a sudden, skating is the biggest thing...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 10:08 PM
An iconic home of home runs and saves neatly morphed into hockey's temporary home on a historic January night at Dodger Stadium.
Of course, the startling transformation was not clever Hollywood sleight-of-hand but the guiding hand and mind of NHL...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Lessons learned Saturday from the Ducks' 3-0 victory over the Kings at Dodger Stadium:
-- It's possible to play an NHL game outdoors in Southern California without the ice turning into a swimming pool.
-- The Kings, who have struggled to score goals...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 11:13 PM
Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau tried to soften the sting of his team's swoon toward the Olympic break Wednesday night after a fourth loss in five home games.
"There's a lot of teams that would like to be in our position now," Boudreau said. "We're going...