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The Anaheim Ducks snapped their seven-game losing streak with a gritty victory over Montreal. And it wasn't enough to save coach Randy Carlyle's job.
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The struggling Ducks fired coach Randy Carlyle and replaced him with Bruce Boudreau, who was recently fired by the Capitals.
Several sources thought Randy Carlyle would be the next head coach relieved of his duties. Late Wednesday night, it was made official after the Anaheim Ducks snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 4-1 win over the Montréal Canadiens, Carlyle was canned. "Randy is a terrific head coach and did a tremendous job for us for six-plus seasons. We thank him greatly for his...
Bruce Boudreau was fired by the Washington Capitals just a couple days back. He was then hired by the Anaheim Ducks just a few days after. The Ducks have been struggling this year and will look to Boudreau to change their luck. This inspired benstonium to make this great video of Boudreau giving the D-3 Mighty Ducks a locker room speech. The video is NSFW, but make sure you...
After the initial shock of coach Randy Carlyle's firing has worn off, now comes the reality of what is up next for the Anaheim Ducks. Bruce Boudreau wasted no time in getting to know his new team and conducted his first practice at Anaheim Ice. What a breath of fresh air!Perhaps the best description of the new paradigm shift in Anaheim would be to describe the final act by...
ANAHEIM, CALIF. (AP) - Randy Carlyle appeared relieved after his Anaheim Ducks snapped a seven-game skid Wednesday night, figuring his talented club had turned a corner.If only the winningest coach in franchise history had known was what waiting for him around that corner.Fed up with the Ducks' inexplicably slow start, ...
Randy Carlyle appeared relieved after his Anaheim Ducks snapped a seven-game skid Wednesday night, figuring his talented club had turned a corner.
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The Anaheim Ducks have fired coach Randy Carlyle and hired former Washington coach Bruce Boudreau, who was dismissed by the Capitals just two days earlier.
My GOD! This is why I love Brian Burke so much. He doesn't BULLSHIRT. He tells it like it is.
This is Bob Murray TWO DAYS AGO!
November 28th, 2011, LA TIMES:
Ducks GM Bob Murray said he wonât fire coach Randy Carlyle and he wonât trade any of Ryan Getzlaf, Cory Perry or Bobby Ryan, though he has had offers for them.
From Ryan_Nellis on Twitter...
Corey Perry and captain Ryan Getzlaf each had a goal and two assists, Jonas Hiller made 19 saves, and the Anaheim Ducks snapped a seven-game skid with a 4-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night. Rookie Devante Smith-Pelly scored a power-play goal and Getzlaf snapped a personal 14-game goal drought for the Ducks, who killed seven penalties in just their third victory...
Do it. Get him. This team is still, imho 1 more legitimate offensive weapon away from being a Stanley Cup favorite. You have the chance to get a multiple 30 goal scorer on a favorable contract who is just now entering the prime of his career, you do it. End of story. This is why the Rangers have these assets, to make moves when they are ready…and they are ready, now.
Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry each had a goal and two assists, as the Anaheim Ducks snapped a seven-game skid with a 4-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens.