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Duck Tales: And so it begins....

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The Ducks and other teams begin making their moves as the NHL trade deadline inches closer.

Welcome to Anaheim Sekac!
Welcome to Anaheim Sekac!
Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports

DUCKS NEWS

  • Ducks are beginning to move some pieces! Ducks acquire LW Jiri Sekac from Montreal in exchange for RW Devante Smith-Pelly! [Ducks]
  • Breaking down the Sekac-Smith-Pelly trade. [Bleacher Report]
  • Ducks recall C William Karlsson and reassign Ilya Bryzgalov to Norfolk. [Ducks]
  • Scott Burnside analyzes the Ducks' needs and pieces in Countdown to Deadline: Ducks. [ESPN]
  • Learn more about American Hero Ducks goaltender John Gibson with [Ducks Off the Ice].
  • What we learned from the Ducks' shootout win over the Detroit Red Wings. [LA Times]
  • LA Kings' run doesn't intimidate the Ducks. [Puck Daddy]
  • Should Getzlaf and Perry remain separated? (HINT: Obviously not from the game against Detroit...[Along the Boards]
  • Check out the Ducks' new San Diego affiliate, the Gulls', new site [here]
  • Return of San Diego Gulls is family affair for Ducks. [Puck Daddy]

AROUND THE NHL

  • Top 15 Targets for the 2015 NHL Trade Deadline[NHL]
  • Blue Jackets put defenseman James Wisniewski on the trading block. [Puck Daddy]
  • Vancouver Canucks part ways with tough guy Tom Sestito. Good riddance. [NHL]
  • Islanders signed Nick Leddy to a 7-year contract worth $38.5 million. [NHL]
  • Kings resign Nolan for 3 years. [ProHockeyTalk]
  • Ottawa Senators' defenseman Jared Cowen suspended three games for his late hit on Florida's Jussi Jokinen.
  • ESPN's The Great Analytics rankings: who believes in analytics, and who still remain skeptics...guess where the Anaheim Ducks fall. (CLUE: the latter[ESPN]
  • Analytics give Chicago Blackhawks an edge. [ESPN]
  • Head Coach of the Anaheim Ducks Bruce Boudreau makes a cameo appearance in this bit looking at the Washington Capitals stars getting offensive in balanced winning ways. [Puck Daddy]
  • In light of the Stadium Series between the Sharks and the Kings last weekend, Greg Wyshynski poses the question, "Would Sharks, Kings fans ever date each other?"...Well, the general consensus is they would never date a Ducks fan. (No worries there, we'd never date you either.) [Puck Daddy]
  • After Sochi, Carey Price has become one of the League's best. [NHL]
  • Ben Bishop has a glow-in-the-dark Tron goalie mask. Looks pretty cool. [Puck Daddy]
  • Vegas ticket drive slows, as it nears 7,000 in almost two weeks. [Puck Daddy]