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The depth and talent on the Anaheim Ducks blue line took a hit Wednesday when the team announced that defenseman Cam Fowler will likely miss the rest of the regular season with a sprained left MCL suffered last week.
The expected recovery time is 3-5 weeks.
His injury comes at a bad time because the San Jose Sharks have taken advantage of the Ducks’ recent struggles to tie them in the Pacific Division standings with 97 points entering Wednesday’s slate of games.
Fowler, 22, has tallied 36 points in 67 games this season. His powerful shot, playmaking skill and impressive skating ability will be missed on the Ducks’ power play, which is already struggling with a 16 percent success rate.
Luckily for the Ducks, they got veteran blueliner Stephane Robidas back in the lineup Tuesday night following his four-month recovery from a broken leg. He was acquired from the Dallas Stars just prior to the NHL trade deadline.Filed under: NHL, Nicholas Goss, Top Stories
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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Anaheim Ducks defenseman Cam Fowler will be out 3-5 weeks with a sprained ligament in his left knee.
The Ducks announced the prognosis for their high-scoring defenseman's injury Wednesday.
Fowler has missed Anaheim's last two games with the injury, which could keep him out for the remainder of the regular season. He was hurt in the second period of...
Updating a previous report, the Anaheim Ducks have announced that Tuesday's MRI has revealed that defenseman Cam Fowler has suffered a sprained MCL in his right knee and will miss the rest of the regular season.The Anaheim Ducks blue line has been without it's top blue liner since the second period of Friday night's win at Colorado, and may be without him for a while...
The Anaheim Ducks blue line has been without it's top blue liner since the second period of Friday night's win at Colorado, and may be without him for a while longer, pending the results of an MRI on his leg scheduled for Tuesday......or not. The Ducks are being ultra-secretive regarding Fowler's injury - either that or no one really cares because not even the...
Cam Fowler has been outstanding for the Anaheim Ducks this season: 36 points in 67 games, leading the team with 23:54 of ice time per game with a integral spot on both the power play and the penalty kill.
But thanks to an MCL injury, it appears the Ducks will close out the regular season without him.
Eric Stephens of the OC Register reports that Fowler has a sprained MCL in left...
The Ducks did not get good news on Wednesday when they learned that defenseman Cam Fowler will be out three to five weeks.
Fowler, who was injured last Friday during the Colorado game, did not appear in the next two games. After not progressing in healing, an MRI was taken, which revealed that he has a sprained left MCL. That is mediocollateral ligament in the knee.
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- It was an important game to Ducks head coach Bruce Boudreau.
It was only his second game against the team that he led to the 2009-10 President's Trophy, and his team wanted to come out and leave absolutely everything they had on the ice for their head coach.
But as has become typical with the Ducks, special teams struggled and the team couldn't quite...
The Ducks got beat 7-2 by the Flames last night. Andrew Cogliano was asked about it on live TV which probably wasn't a good idea:
The best quote:
"If we lose 7-1 to the Flames and don't get our heads out of our asses it could be A LOT worse Friday vs. Colorado."
Coliagno also unloaded on his teamates in the LA times:
“Every guy in the room should...
Update on @C_Fowler4's injury: An MRI revealed a sprained left MCL and he is out 3-5 weeks.
— Anaheim Ducks (@AnaheimDucks) March 19, 2014
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The seemingly comfortable lead the Anaheim Ducks held 2 1/2 weeks ago in the Pacific Division has disappeared completely, along with their advantage atop the Western Conference standings.
Things never seem to go well for the Ducks when Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals come to town. The 3-2 loss to the Capitals in front of a sell out crowd on Tuesday was no exception.
And Anaheim only had itself to blame.
"That game tonight came down to our special teams not being special," said defenseman Ben Lovejoy, who had one of the Ducks two goals...
Now living out in California, Ovie the Bulldog crashes the Anaheim Ducks game.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Alex Ovechkin scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period, and the Washington Capitals kept up their playoff push with a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday night.