The Ducks responded quickly to the emerging goal scoring of free-agent addition Daniel Winnik, inserting him Saturday into the top line with stars Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry.
Head coach Bruce Boudreau's move to jumble the lines has been mostly by feel, and he said at practice Monday that he was unsure how the three lines will be slotted Tuesday night when the Ducks (3-1-0...
It was great to see the Ducks rebound from an ugly loss against the Vancouver Canucks with a character win over the Nashville Predators the following night.
Anaheim won 3-2 in a shootout to improve to 3-1-0 on the season.
The game was highlighted by Ducks backup goalie Viktor Fasth's first career NHL win and Daniel Winnik's fifth goal in four games.
Prior to the 2013 season, Daniel Winnik already had his name attached to one statistical anomaly.
Having been traded from Colorado to San Jose near the trading deadline last year, he became the first player since Sean Avery in 2006-07 to play 84 games in one season.
With his Anaheim Ducks-leading fifth goal of the season on Saturday night in a 3-2 shootout win over the visiting...
CALGARY, Alberta -- Anaheim Ducks winger Daniel Winnik is making an early case that he was the NHL's best free-agent signing in the offseason. Winnik scored just eight goals between the Colorado Avalanche and San Jose Sharks in 2011-12, but the rugged forward already has four in two games for the Ducks, including two in Monday night's 5-4 victory over the Calgary Flames...
Center Daniel Winnik has agreed to a two-year, $3.6 million contract with the Anaheim Ducks.
Anaheim announced the deal Friday.
Winnik has played five NHL seasons with Phoenix, Colorado and San Jose, which acquired him last Feb. 27. He scored a career-high 26 points as a rookie with the Coyotes in 2007-08, matching that total with the Avalanche in 2010-11.
Winnik played an NHL...
ANAHEIM, Calif. The Anaheim Ducks announced Friday thatthe National Hockey League (NHL) club has signed center Daniel Winnik toa two-year contract through the 2013-14 NHL season. Per club policy, nofinancial terms of the deal were disclosed.
Winnik, 27(3685), has appeared in 366 career NHLgames with the Coyotes, Avalanche and Sharks, posting 37-64=101 points with 187PIM. He appeared...
Ducks sign Daniel Winnik to two-year deal worth $3.6 million. $1.8M for each.— Eric Stephens (@icemancometh) July 20, 2012
Daniel Winnik’s third period tally ended a personal scoring drought and propelled the San Jose Sharks to a 2-1 victory over the defending Stanley Cup Champion Boston Briuns. Following a stagnant middle frame in which the Sharks allowed Boston too slowly and didactically gain momentum, San Jose’s checking line scored an early third period [...]
The San Jose Sharks have acquired forwards Daniel Winnik and T.J. Galiardi from the Colorado Avalanche for forward Jamie McGinn and two prospects.
The Avalanche announced the deal just before Monday's trade deadline.
The trade gives the Sharks needed forward depth and a proven penalty killer in Winnik, who had the second most short-handed ice time for the Avalanche. The Sharks...
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February 27, 2012
AVALANCHE 3, KINGS 1JON QUICK'S STICK 1, DANIEL WINNIK'S LEG 0
Ron Hextall gave Jon Quick the greatest birthday present of all.
Whatever you do... don't piss Jon Quick off on his birthday.
Jon Quick's got a long way to go to top Ron Hextall in terms of being interviewed...