Ducks Spoil Karlsson's Sharks Debut With 5-2 Win In OpenerJohn Gibson made 31 saves, Brandon Montour scored the tiebreaking goal with 11:58 to play and the Anaheim Ducks spoiled Erik Karlsson's San Jose debut with a 5-2 victory over the Sharks in the season-opener Wednesday night.
NHL Season Preview: Kings, Ducks Look To Rebound After Early Playoff ExitsThe Los Angeles Kings made one significant addition during the offseason, but the question is whether it was enough to help them advance past the first round of the playoffs for the first time since 2014. The Anaheim Ducks' run of five consecutive Pacific Division titles ended last spring. Their fall was then punctuated by a humiliating first-round playoff sweep by the San Jose Sharks.
Hertl, Jones Help Sharks Finish Sweep Of Ducks With 2-1 WinTomas Hertl scored the tiebreaking goal 9:09 into the third period, Martin Jones was spectacular in goal yet again, and the San Jose Sharks completed a first-round sweep of the rival Anaheim Ducks with a 2-1 victory in Game 4 on Wednesday night.
Ducks Can't Match Speed Of Sharks In 8-1 Defeat, And Go Down 3-0 In SeriesSan Jose will look to complete the sweep in Game 4 at home Wednesday night.
Couture, Jones Lead Sharks Past Ducks Again On Road, 3-2Logan Couture had a goal and an assist, Martin Jones made 28 saves and the San Jose Sharks excelled on the road again, beating the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 Saturday night to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.
Kane Scores Twice As Sharks Top Ducks, 3-0, In Game 1San Jose and Anaheim haven't faced off in the postseason since 2009, when the eighth-seeded Ducks stunned the Presidents' Trophy-winning Sharks in six games in the first round.
NHL Playoffs Preview: Kings Vs Knights, Ducks Vs SharksThe NHL-expansion Golden Knights carry the buzz entering the Western Conference playoffs as they face off against the Kings. The all-California matchup features the Ducks and Sharks.
Rakell, Miller Lead Playoff-Bound Ducks Past Coyotes, 3-0Rickard Rakell had a goal and assist, and Ryan Miller made 31 saves to lead the Anaheim Ducks to a 3-0 win over the Arizona Coyotes in the teams' regular-season finale Saturday night.
Ducks Back In Third Place After Beating Stars, 5-3If the Ducks win and the San Jose Sharks lose in regulation Saturday to Minnesota later in the night, Anaheim will jump into second place in the Pacific.
Ducks Clinch Playoff Berth With Victory Over Wild; Idle Kings Also Playoff-BoundThe Blues' loss clinched a playoff berth for the Kings, and it meant the Ducks would be able to clinch as well.
Ducks Help Playoff Chances, Beat Avalanche 4-3 In OTOndrej Kase scored 1:34 into overtime and the Anaheim Ducks rallied from a two-goal deficit to beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Sunday night.
Ducks Edge Kings In OT On Rakell's GoalLos Angeles is one point ahead of Anaheim for third place in the Pacific Division.
Ducks Slip Back Into Wild-Card Spot With Defeat In VancouverAndrew Cogliano scored for the Ducks, who wrapped a four-game trip and are on a 5-1-1 stretch.
Lindholm Finishes Late Comeback, Ducks Beat Oilers 5-4 In OTHampus Lindholm scored 1:21 into overtime to lift the Anaheim Ducks over the Edmonton Oilers 5-4 on Sunday night.
Ducks Earn Much-Needed Point With OT Loss In WinnipegDerek Grant scored for Anaheim, which had its four-game win streak end.