Scott Niedermayer Retires

Scott Niedermayer is ready to leave hockey on top of the world. Just four months after helping Team Canada seal the deal with Olympic gold, the superstar defenceman is hanging up his skates for good. The Anaheim Duck will be finishing off an 18-year career in style, going out after winning four Stanley Cups andContinue reading “Scott Niedermayer Retires”

Selanne Scores 600th Career Goal

Teemu Selanne made history in scoring his 600th career goal tonight. He became the 18th player in National Hockey League history to net 600 goals and reached the marker in Sunday’s 5-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche. The Anaheim Duck forward becomes just the third European-born player to join the 600-goal club. Jari Kurri andContinue reading “Selanne Scores 600th Career Goal”

Wisniewski Suspended Eight Games

The National Hockey League has sent a message to James Wisniewski by suspending him for eight games following his hit on Chicago’s Brent Seabrook. The suspension is the longest one of this season and can be viewed as the NHL making an example out of Wisniewski. The Anaheim Duck defenceman apologized for the hit butContinue reading “Wisniewski Suspended Eight Games”

Oilers Trade Visnovsky

The Edmonton Oilers have moved a significant contract today in shifting Lubomir Visnovsky over to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for Ryan Whitney. The deal unpacks some space from the Oilers roster and enables them to get a skilled defenceman in return. Both players in this deal were Olympians, too, and it stands at thisContinue reading “Oilers Trade Visnovsky”

Vesa Toskala Traded to Flames

The Anaheim Ducks have traded goalie Vesa Toskala to the Calgary Flames in exchange for goalie Curtis McElhinney. With the recent moves made by Darryl Sutter in Calgary, the team is certainly starting to look like the Toronto of the Western Conference. This deal, together with a contract extension offered to Matt Stajan, may makeContinue reading “Vesa Toskala Traded to Flames”