Thursday, April 30 marked the beginning of the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. After eight days of rest, the Anaheim Ducks took on the Calgary Flames in the Western Conference Semi-Finals, and the fans at Honda Center were not disappointed. The Ducks dominated the Flames, beating them 6-1 on home ice.
Anaheim Ducks winger and agitator, Corey Perry
Alex Ovechkin went there.
The Washington Capitals superstar fired back at Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf on Tuesday, and he hit him where it really hurts — his hair. His sick burn comes two days after Getzlaf accused Ovechkin of diving “all over the (expletive) ice” following the Caps’ 5-3 win over the Ducks.
“Maybe he’s just jealous. I have hair, he don’t...
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Ryan Getzlaf looked every bit the part of a grizzled hockey player Friday night: Front tooth missing, fat lip and a new scratches on his face to go along with the thick, stitched up gash across his chin.
The scene in the locker room was much different than what had unfolded in an Orange County hospital where only about 10 hours before the Ducks took a 2-0 series...
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Ryan Getzlaf has had quite the eventful postseason and it's only Game 2.
After getting his face stitched up following Wednesday's Game 1 victory in the Ducks' opening-round series against Dallas, the Ducks' captain and his wife, Paige, welcomed a baby girl shortly after midnight, early Friday morning.
All jokes about his daughter crying when she saw his swollen...
Ryan Getzlaf is one tough dude.
He stopped a slap shot with his face on Wednesday, the puck hitting him in the jaw below the lip.
His brother, Chris, a receiver for the CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders, called him a 'warrior' in a recent tweet, in which, he shared a photo of Ryan's stitches from the cut to his face suffered in Anaheim's Game 1 victory over the Stars.
Ryan Getzlaf is...
That's one tough Duck.
Despite a facial laceration during Wednesday night's Game 1 victory over the Stars, Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf is expected to play in Friday night's Game 2 on Prime Ticket starting at 7 p.m. PT.
According to the Ducks, Getzlaf received numerous stitches, but x-rays were negative.
Getzlaf recorded his 19th career multi-point game on Wednesday night, earning...
The Anaheim Ducks got a bit of a scare when the Dallas Stars came storming back from a 4-0 defecit on Wednesday.
But that wasn't the biggest concern in the final minute of Game 1.
Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf took a hard puck to the face from Stars' Tyler Seguin with just 16 seconds remaining.
The Ducks held on for the 4-3 win to take a 1-0 series lead. And luckily for Anaheim, Getzlaf...