Links: Bob Murray Is A Top 3 GM. Discuss.
The national hockey media and the AC faithful seem to have very different opinions of him.
Anaheim Ducks SWOT Analysis
Anaheim has definitely made the most of this short season, but there are going to be some internal and external factors that could help to make or break this post season adventure.
Ducks Playoffs 2013
Anaheim Calling Staff Predictions - Final Results
The final results of the Anaheim Calling Staff's playoff predictions game. Find out who wears this year's crown and compare your results to how we did.
2013 Ducks Report Cards at a Glance
Our 2013 Player Report cards in convenient list form.
Takeaways: Takeaways: Not Your Average Deadline
I'm going to say a few nice things about a couple of people that a lot of folks don't like to say nice things about. One of these people earned the nice things last week. The other earned them in 2007.
2013 Ducks Report Cards: Ryan Getzlaf
The Captain leads the way in 2013. But hey, don't settle for satisfied, expect more from your leader!
2013 Ducks Report Cards: Saku Koivu
A crazy start offensively and always steady in his own end... what's not to like?
2013 Ducks Report Card: Corey Perry
Corey Perry was a super-pest during the season, but disappeared in the playoffs.
2013 Ducks Report Card: Kyle Palmieri
After a breakout year, Jen's fantasy team "Trade Kyle Palmieri" needs a new name.
Links: Former Duck and Goalie Coach Retire
The Ducks' goalie coach has stepped down as has former Duck Andy McDonald. Also: What in the name of Jarome Iginla is going on with the Penguins?
2013 Ducks Report Card: Francois Beauchemin
Beauchemin was the Ducks best defender and maybe best player this season, but here's a little scrutiny anyway.
2013 Ducks Report Cards: Teemu Selanne
A look back on Teemu Selanne's 2013 NHL season, including thoughts and analysis on his scoring, performances, and insight on his future plans.
Player Report Card: Jonas Hiller
Jonas Hiller has pedestrian numbers you say? He was arguably one of the top ten goalies in the league.
2013 Ducks Report Card: Bobby Ryan
This season saw Bobby evolve from a pure goal-scorer into a more complete player. Was this a good thing?
Links: LA May or May Not be on the Ropes
The Kings are in an 0-2 hole. This isn't the first time they've been in this position, either. Will tonight's game against the Blackhawks be the beginning of a turnaround, or will the end the evening on the brink of playoff elimination?
2013 Ducks Report Card: Ben Lovejoy
Anyone wish the Ducks had held on to that 5th round pick instead? I'll take that as a no.
2013 Ducks Report Card: Cam Fowler
After a slow start, Cam blossomed offensively towards the end of the season.
2013 Ducks Report Cards: Nick Bonino
The report cards continue as Nick Bonino is next to get his grade.
2013 Ducks Report Cards: Sheldon Souray
Souray was a different player for stretches of this season, and he has two different grades to reflect his Jekyll/Hyde season.
Game 7, Murray and Boudreau
Even though we only had one game to talk about it’s a super sized edition of the pod.
Player Report Cards: Andrew Cogliano
Andrew Cogliano's 2013 season was arguably the best of his career, playing a pivotal role on the Ducks third line and providing clutch depth scoring as well as big minutes on the team's penalty kill unit.
Links: Detroit Has Fallen.
Last night, Chicago did what we failed to do: beat Detroit. And Paul Kariya talks about Patrick Roy.
2013 Ducks Report Cards: Daniel Winnik
Veteran presence, occasional offensive juggernaut, and a worthwhile signing.
2013 Ducks Report Card: Matt Beleskey
Matt Beleskey, here's hoping we can find you a home in Ducks land...for a little longer anyway. I'm sure Karl would appreciate it.
Links: Bobby Ryan To The Sens?
This is part 700 of my award-winning "Should We Trade Bobby Ryan?" series.
2013 Ducks Report Card: Emerson Etem
via Twitter: SKeleven, 4/5/2013, 7:37pm: The moral of the story...don't fuck with a kid from Long Beach, CA.
2013 Ducks Report Card: David Steckel
The Ducks' best weapon in the faceoff dot ended up building great chemistry with Emerson Etem and became a key player down the stretch.
2013 Ducks Report Card: Luca Sbisa
Every Ducks fan is ready to trade him to Edmonton for a bag of pucks. Here's why we shouldn't.
2013 Ducks Report Cards: Toni Lydman
A stay at home defenseman who scored all of his point away from home. Sounds fishy to me.
Links: John Gibson Wins Bronze At Worlds
John Gibson continues a year of international dominance, adding another medal to his growing collection. Can't wait to see him in the NHL.
Ducks Stat-urday: Valuing Bobby Ryan
The Bobby Ryan trade market is bound to heat up. Robby takes an objective look at his potential value.
Group Therapy: One More For The Road
I guess it’s time for us to take one last trip to the couch, lie back and unload all of the crap for one last therapy session.
AC Staff Picks: Conference Semifinals
The NHL Playoffs roll on without the Anaheim Ducks, but that doesn't mean the staff here at Anaheim Calling has stopped predicting the winners. Read on to see our choices for the winners of the Conference Semifinals, along with our insults.