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Anaheim Calling Jun 15, 2018
The Value Of A Thing

The Value Of A Thing

Spitballing some trade ideas based on the limited communication between the Ducks organization and fans Now that the Stanley Cup Final is over and Ovechkin has unofficially been awarded the MVP of benders, it’s time to begin looking at the Ducks offseason plans. The lead up to the draft is always a time filled with hopeless optimism (unless you’re an Oilers fan I suppose), and rumours abound everywhere. The Ducks are of course notoriously tight lipped, and there hasn't been much in the way communication from the organization since the end of season press conference in which GM Bob...
Anaheim Calling Jun 13, 2018
NHL Mock Draft 2018: With the 23rd pick, the Anaheim Ducks select Grigori Denisenko

NHL Mock Draft 2018: With the 23rd pick, the Anaheim Ducks select Grigori Denisenko

We can’t believe he was still available at 23 For the 2018 SB Nation Mock NHL Draft, Anaheim Calling is pleased to select, from Lokomotiv Yaroslav, Gigori Denisenko. First off, we are under no impression the Ducks would actually take a Russian in the first round. They have not done so since Stanislav Chistov in 2001. But this is a mock draft and we are vicariously living through this fantasy. Both myself and fellow staff writer Benny Thomasian teamed up on a four-part series covering this draft and Denisenko was essentially the only pick we agreed on. The kid has undeniable game...
OC Register Jun 7, 2018
Former Anaheim Duck Devante Smith-Pelly among heroes for Capitals in Stanley Cup victory

Former Anaheim Duck Devante Smith-Pelly among heroes for Capitals in Stanley Cup victory

Former Anaheim Ducks winger Devante Smith-Pelly was an unlikely hero in the Washington Capitals' Stanley Cup-clinching victory Thursday night in Las Vegas.
Anaheim Calling Jun 7, 2018
NHL Entry Draft 2018: Part 4 - Guess The Selections (Rounds 4-6)

NHL Entry Draft 2018: Part 4 - Guess The Selections (Rounds 4-6)

In the final rounds of selection, could the Ducks find some hidden gems? Following our assessments of the Ducks list and prospect pool (here), our selection for rounds 1 & 2 (here) and the two picks they have in the 3rd round here, the final part of our Entry Draft preview is upon us, thanks for sticking with it! Rounds 4, 5 & 6 These rounds are harder to predict but just to throw some names out there here are some ideas to close out how things might go for the rest of the draft. Benny: Round 4 - 116th Selection: I am completely aware that the Ducks won’t draft a single Russian player -...
Anaheim Calling May 29, 2018
Ducks Sign Antoine Morand to 3-Year Entry Level Contract

Ducks Sign Antoine Morand to 3-Year Entry Level Contract

Anaheim inks it’s 2017 2nd round pick to a pro contract The Anaheim Ducks today announced that they have signed Antoine Morand to a three-year-entry-level contract. Fresh off winning the Memorial Cup , we've inked @antoinemorand18 to a three-year, entry-level contract! ➡ https://t.co/oDVSDR1e1R pic.twitter.com/2qAHxpiuwW— Anaheim Ducks (@AnaheimDucks) May 29, 2018 Morand was the Ducks #60 overall pick (their 2nd pick in the 2nd round, after Maxime Comtois) in 2017. Morand has flown a bit under the radar this season in the prospect world while his childhood best friend Comtois...