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ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Kyle Palmieri celebrated his 22nd birthday in style and the Anaheim Ducks seized the game in the third quarter with two goals to take a 3-1 win over the visiting Minnesota Wild on Friday night at the Honda Center. As he did all night, Teemu Selanne played a big role. Selanne assisted on all three Anaheim goals, including a pinpoint pass to Palmieri for the game-winning goal at the 4:21 mark of the third period. Selanne swung behind the Minnesota goal as Palmieri approached the net on the left side, then found Palmieri's stick for the wrist shot for his second goal of the evening. Later in the third period, Selanne tried to sneak the puck past Minnesota goalie Niklas Backstrom but failed, as Bobby Ryan snagged the rebound and put it in for the goal. Minnesota got on the board first with Marco Scandella's first goal of the season off an assist from center Matt Cullen midway through the first period. Scandella smoked a wrist shot through the five hole...
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ANAHEIM, Calif. -- His work for the night done, the celebration about to begin, Kyle Palmieri could not remember a single meaningful birthday present. He scanned and scanned the deepest recesses of his brain, all for naught. Xbox? Nope. New car? Sorry. Plasma television? Nah. Nothing was bigger than the two gifts he received Friday night. Palmieri celebrated his 22nd birthday...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Kyle Palmieri scored two goals on his 22nd birthday, breaking a tie early in the third period of the Anaheim Ducks' 3-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Friday night.
Bobby Ryan had a power-play goal and two assists, and linemate Teemu Selanne had three assists in the Ducks' fourth win in six games to start the season.
Viktor Fasth made 26 saves...
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- A day after racking up two goals on his 22nd birthday, Kyle Palmieri was not about to let the party die out. More important for the Anaheim Ducks, he continued the celebration with some buddies. Palmieri notched the go-ahead goal late in the second period, and Nick Bonino added his first career hat trick as the Ducks continued their scorching offensive start...
A real beaut to officially add to the collection today as I present a Private Signings signature of Ryan Getzlaf from some Panini product. I say some Panini product because the seller listed this as out of '11-'12 Dominion but the Private Signings autos can be found in numerous Panini products. I'm guessing this is not from Dominion but I could use some help in clarifying...
Leave it to Ducks Coach Bruce (Gabby) Boudreau to wax poetic about his team's season series against the Kings.
"It's a rivalry and it's for Southern California. It's for Southern California bragging rights," Boudreau said. "I mean, I know as a person I don't like to see them on top and then every time you go outside they're flaunting it at...
For most of us a good birthday consists of a little cake, some presents and good time with our friends and family. For Anaheim Ducks forward Kyle Palmieri he celebrated his 22nd birthday on Friday night by leading his team to a big 3-1 win over the revamped Minnesota Wild.
Anaheim came into the game having played one of their best games in nearly two seasons in a 3-2 shootout...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Nick Bonino scored his third goal on a power play with 11:21 to play, and the surging Anaheim Ducks beat the Los Angeles Kings 7-4 Saturday night in the first Freeway Faceoff of the season.
Bonino scored two goals in the first six minutes to chase Jonathan Quick before completing his first career hat trick against Jonathan Bernier.
Kyle Palmieri scored the...
via Eric Stephens of the Ducks Blog,
Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau suggested that the NHL take a long look at a hit by the Kings’Jarret Stoll on Cam Fowler that knocked the defenseman out of the club’s 7-4 win and left him with an upper-body injury.
Fowler had to be assisted off the ice during the second period and did not return. Stoll drilled him headfirst into the...
Maybe shortened seasons aren't so bad after all. After defeating the Minnesota Wild 3-1, the Ducks are now 4-1-1 to start the season. Historically, Anaheim is a slow starter and picks up speed in the second half of the season. This time, instead of having to play catch up, the Ducks are doing just fine holding their own and improving.
Coach Bruce Boudreau is unafraid...
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Anaheim Ducks continued its scorching offensive start behind a parade of no-names as the Ducks won a high-scoring matchup with the rival Los Angeles Kings , 7-4, on Saturday night at the Honda Center. On Friday in a 3-1 win over visiting Minnesota, it was Kyle Palmieri who shined, celebrating his 22nd birthday with two key goals. On Saturday, Nick Bonino...
The Ducks have had a relatively relaxed start to their hockey season, getting a couple days off here, a couple days off there. Welcome to February! Time to buckle down and start knocking out some games.
The Ducks played against the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night and had a couple days break in between, including the annual Fan Fest for their season ticket holders on...