The NHL announced the three finalists for the coach of the year award (the Jack Adams trophy). Anaheim Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau is one of the three, the first time a Ducks coach has been nominated. Joel Quenneville (Chicago) and Paul MacLean (Ottawa) are the other two finalists.
The criteria for the award is the coach who has “contributed the most to his team’s...
The Anaheim Ducks early exit from the Stanley Cup playoffs was a bit of a surprise to everyone. What shouldn't have come as a surprise is head coach Bruce Boudreau having been recognized for his teams excellent regular season with a Jack Adams nomination.
After taking over mid-season a year ago, Boudreau led the Ducks to a 30-12-6 finish in his first full year (sort of, lockout...
Joel Quenneville, Bruce Boudreau and Paul MacLean have been announced as the finalists for the Jack Adams Award, given to the head coach who has contributed most to his team's success.
Quenneville led Chicago to a league-best 36-7-5 mark after opening the season by earning a point in each of its first 24 games, setting an NHL record. Quenneville previously won the award in 2000...
The Anaheim Ducks finished second in the Western Conference, winning their second Pacific Division banner and giving their fans high hopes for the post-season. They were expected to make the playoffs this season, but the finish, despite the presence of superstars like Corey Perry, Teemu Selanne, Bobby Ryan, and Ryan Getzlaf, was a pleasant surprise.
A team with a 30-12-6 record...
Leave it to the Ducks to screw up a showdown with the Kings in what might be Teemu Selanne's final season.
How can the Ducks lose to THAT defense?
I'll tell you how.
Bruce Boudreau in the post season is horrid:
This is his record with an amazing Washington team:
2007-08 Washington - Lost in round 1
2008-09 Washington - Lost in round 2
2009-10 Washington ...
Anaheim Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau is imploring his team to get back to defensive basics.
His team lost consecutive games to the Phoenix Coyotes in 5-4 shootouts. Boudreau played each of his goaltenders and got the same result.
This left him most displeased.“I was hoping it wasn’t a repeat,” Boudreau told reporters during his postgame briefing. “I’m more upset to give up...
PHOENIX In nearly four decades around professional hockey, Bruce Boudreau has seen a lot of strange things. But the coach can't remember seeing a team play consecutive games on the road in the same city during the regular season, something his division-leading Ducks will do Monday night when they meet the Phoenix Coyotes for the second time in three nights in Arizona.
ANAHEIM, Calif. The Ducks announced Thursday that the club has signed head coach Bruce Boudreau to a two-year contract extension through the 2014-15 NHL season. Boudreau was originally under contract with Anaheim through 2012-13. Per club policy, financial terms were not disclosed.
Since joining the organization last November, Bruce has done an outstanding job with the team, said...
After losing his debut as the coach of the Anaheim Ducks, Bruce Boudreau slammed the Philadelphia Flyers for taking dives.
Two days of unemployment were plenty for Bruce Boudreau. The fired Washington coach has already jumped into his next NHL rebuilding project with the Anaheim Ducks.
Boudreau ran his first practice with the Ducks on Thursday, a few hours after Anaheim abruptly replaced coach Randy Carlyle with a former teammate.
Boudreau says he planned to do a little television work after Washington...
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December 01, 2011