Just how much have Anaheim's top ranked special teams units impacted getting back into playoff positioning? More importantly, can it be replicated in the postseason, or have the Ducks improved enough at five on five?
The Orange County Register's Eric Stephens pulls no punches in an analysis piece that takes baton on discussion of Ducks and shines a spotlight where the national discussion of the Ducks failings should center.
With Calgary extending captain Mark Giordano for 6 years at $6.75 mil. AAV, much of the reaction has been positive. Why then did the Ducks get the thumbs down for signing the younger Ryan Kesler to a slightly more expensive deal?
NBC continues to push the question about Anaheim's goaltending, but in examining how things ended in 2014-15 as well as looking at the recent past, it shows just how little weight the narrative truly holds.
In a new feature we'll take on issues raised in articles around the web about the Ducks, the NHL, and hockey in general. For the debut edition the question is raised whether the Ducks did enough to keep Matt Beleskey- see why they did plenty.