Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf is nearing a return from an upper-body injury.
Ryan Getzlaf had three goals and an assist in the first period, linemate Dustin Penner also scored four points, and the Anaheim Ducks remained the NHL’s only unbeaten home team with a 6-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night.
Hampus Lindholm scored his first NHL goal, Corey Perry got the tiebreaking goal right before the second-period buzzer, and the Anaheim Ducks stayed atop the league standings with a 5-2 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Wednesday night.
Ryan Getzlaf knows the Anaheim Ducks could be getting frustrated. Instead, he thinks they’re just getting started.
Justin Abdelkader lined Toni Lydman up and launched himself into the Anaheim defenseman, knocking him over and sending the Detroit crowd into a frenzy.
Peter Holland and Ryan Getzlaf scored 21 seconds apart in the first period, rallying the Anaheim Ducks to their fifth consecutive victory, 3-2 over the NHL-worst Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night.
Viktor Fasth made two stops in the shootout to remain perfect in six starts and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Tuesday night in a matchup of the top two teams in the Western Conference.
Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf will be out for at least two games after a deflected puck broke his nose.
Ryan Getzlaf set up Corey Perry’s tying goal and Bobby Ryan’s go-ahead score 1:18 apart in the third period, and the Anaheim Ducks finally earned their first victory of the season, 4-3 over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night. Getzlaf had a goal and three assists in his first home opener as Anaheim’s captain, and Jonas Hiller made 36 saves while keeping the Ducks close before an impressive third period by their talented top line.
Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist, Corey Perry added a goal and the Anaheim Ducks beat the San Jose Sharks 5-2 on Wednesday night in an exhibition game.