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2015-16 Game Previews

PREVIEW: Ducks at Hurricanes - Stormy Roadie Start

Roadie with a southern flair opens against a scuffling Hurricanes side that has lost their last two in overtime, and five of their last six overall. Find out about Gulls call-ups Ritchie and Sgarbossa, and why there won't be many PP chances for ANA.

GAMETHREAD: Ducks vs Islanders (11/13/15)

No black cats, but maybe some luck for guys in black tonight?

PREVIEW: ANA v NYI: Spooky Friday Homestand Finale

Anaheim closes a stretch of six of seven games at home before beginning a four game road trip. Do we see more of Rakell with Getzlaf and Perry? What about the Islanders offensive struggles in the month of November?

GameThread: Ducks vs Oilers (11/11/15)

Anaheim looks to continue recent dominance over Edmonton.

PREVIEW: Ducks v EDM - Putting Distance In Pacific

Anaheim looks to continue to pile up points at home, facing an Oilers side diminished by not having their first overall pick Connor McDavid healthy.

PREVIEW: Ducks vs AZ - Continuing Division Climb

Feeling themselves with four straight wins, Getzlaf, Perry and the Ducks look to keep it going against the Coyotes. Find out about Twins dominance against AZ, why the reconfigured defense is looking better, Domi + Duclair, Smith struggles and more.

GameThread: Ducks at Sharks (11/7/15)

The proverbial four-point game as Anaheim plays their fourth division game of the year.

PREVIEW: Ducks at SJ - Fish Are Food, Not Friends

Anaheim looks to extend their winning streak and earn first two points on the road and in division of the season. Find out about the offensive outburst from the Twins, Freddie's fine form, a defensive shakeup, Sharks info and more.

GameThread: Blue Jackets at Ducks (11/6/15)

Anaheim tries for three straight as Columbus continues to attempt to dig out of a league-worst start.

PREVIEW: Blue Jackets at Ducks - Do We See Three?

Anaheim looks to add to a two-game winning streak against a Columbus team on the second leg of a back-to-back. Find out which forwards the Ducks are still waiting on to score, as well as who's turned it on under Tortorella for the Jackets.

GameThread: Panthers at Ducks (11/4/15)

Can Anaheim remain unbeaten in November and start the first winning streak of the season?

QUESTIONS 4: Litter Box Cats on the FLA Panthers

The Florida Panthers have opened the season well, so we spoke w/ fellow SBN affiliate Litter Box Cats to get the local perspective on them. Find out about their important youth, how they've meshed with veterans, playoff aspirations and more.

PREVIEW: FLA at Ducks: '93 Expansion Derby Renewed

After a one game over the past five days, the Ducks get ready for a run of three in four nights beginning with welcoming the Florida Panthers. Find out about the fellow 1993 expansion mates, who boast a roster loaded with young talent.

MONDAY REPORT: End Of Roadie,Back Home To Stand Up

Exploring the "Ducks playing better in losses" analysis, with a clear most valuable player emerging for the Ducks. Find out who it is, and the reasons for his importance. Then it's a brief look at the coming opponents this week.

PREVIEW: Predators at Ducks - Home Cooking Needed

After a two-day break Anaheim is back at it, hosting the Nashville Predators. Find out about the Ducks' shooting woes, some context on playoff positioning early in the season, notes on Nashville and much more.

GameThread: Ducks at Blues (10/29/15)

Anaheim closes road trip against a St. Louis side they've beaten three of the last five times in the Midwest and taken points in four.

PREVIEW: Ducks at Blues - Try It Again

Anaheim looks to close out its five-game road trip with the always elusive two points in the standings, from the W they can't seem to find.

GameThread: Ducks at Stars (10/27/15)

After taking both games in Texas last season, the Ducks look to build and earn first road win.

QUESTIONS 4: Defending Big D on the Dallas Stars

It's been a strong start for the Dallas Stars, so we spoke w/ fellow SBN affiliate Defending Big D to get the local perspective on them. Find out about the goalie situation, offseason acquisitions, Klingberg deal, and 'most dangerous line in hockey'.

PREVIEW: Ducks at Stars - Goin' Back To Back

No time to worry about a tough luck loss in Chicago last night, or the historic offensive struggles. Anaheim is right back at it facing a Stars team that's a point back of the Central Division lead with a prolific offense.

GameThread: Ducks at Blackhawks (10/26/15)

Ducks continue their search for the winning formula against Blackhawks.

Game Thread: Ducks at Wild (10/24/15)

Ducks look for second win of season against team they earned their first.

PREVIEW: Ducks at Wild: Trudging Along.

The Ducks can only look forward as they move along the Central Division.

GameThread: Ducks at Preds - On The Road vs Gold

Anaheim looks for their first winning streak of the year, beginning a five game road trip.

PREVIEW: Ducks at NSH - Music City Roadie Opener

It's the start of what schedule-wise is the second toughest road trip of the season, as the Ducks look to build momentum off their first win of the year. Find out about early defensive issues, as well as a potential matchup to exploit vs the Preds.

MONDAY REPORT: A Look At Last Week, Coming Roadie

The first homestand of the season is in the books; take a look at the underlying numbers for the Ducks and what they point at needing improvement. Then it's a brief preview of the first two games of the coming five game Central Division road trip.

GameThread: Ducks vs Wild - First Sunday Fun Day

Anaheim closes up their first home stand with a early Sunday evening meeting vs Minnesota. It's the last game for three days when the Ducks head out for a five games in eight days Central Division road trip.

PREVIEW: MIN at Ducks - One For The Road, Perhaps?

Regulation unbeaten Minnesota comes calling before the Ducks head out on a five game Central Division road trip. In an offensive funk much like the Mighty Ducks put the Wild in during the '03 WCF, is tonight the night the offense wakes up?

GameThread: Ducks vs Avalanche - 'Mighty' New Look

With the Ducks struggling to score goals, perhaps the early defensive deficiencies of the Colorado Avalanche are exactly what they need to get the offense on track.

PREVIEW: COL at Ducks - Third Jersey, First Win?

Game three of a four game homestand will see the Ducks unveil their new orange third jersey, while also attempt to collect their first win of the season. They face an Avalanche team that has been up-and-down through the first three games of the year.

Game Thread: Ducks vs Coyotes - Looking For 1st W

Sami Vatanen supplied the first goal of the season against Vancouver, now the Ducks look for their first win against the 2-0-0 Coyotes.

PREVIEW: ARI at Ducks (10/14/15) Needs More Goals

Anaheim is in franchise low territory for goal scoring to start a season, and will look to get in gear against an Arizona team that has already beaten LA and Pittsburgh. Find out about recent games, last year's series, Arizona's rookie duo and more.

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