Category: Anaheim Ducks hockey

Game 3: Ducks win 2-1

CHICAGO — Simon Despres‘ first career Stanley Cup Playoff goal helped the Anaheim Ducks defeat the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 3 of the Western Conference Final.  Ryan Getzlaf had an assist on each Anaheim goal, and Frederik Andersen made 27 saves in a 2-1 win Thursday at United Center.  The Ducks lead […]

Game 2 ends with a loss in triple OT

Game 2 was on Tuesday, May 19.  After the loss on game 1, we knew that the Chicago Blackhawks would be coming toward us in full force.  They scored 2 unanswered goals in the 1st period, making the fans feel really uneasy about the game. Fortunately, the Ducks […]

Round 3: Best of the west vs Chicago

Our third round opponent for the Western Conference Finals is the Chicago Blackhawks. The last time the Ducks were in the Western Conference Finals was back in 2007, when we won the Stanley Cup.  We’ve made the finals before, but it has been a while! After sweeping Winnipeg […]

April 11: Ducks Road Trip to Arizona

The Ducks’ last game of the season was going to be on April 11th in Glendale, Arizona, home to the Arizona Coyotes.  I got a group together to do a one day turn around trip, staying next door at the Renaissance Hotel. On the Friday night before, I […]

Road trip: Arizona Coyotes

The Ducks’ last game of the season was going to be on April 11th in Glendale, Arizona, home to the Arizona Coyotes.  I got a group together to do a one day turn around trip, staying next door at the Renaissance Hotel. On the Friday night before, I […]

New Jersey Devils, Prudential Center

I’ve been checking off NHL cities for years.  Technically, I have been to the Prudential Center back in December 2008 but the Devils were playing Philadephia, not the Ducks.  So this visit is an actual Ducks Road Trip, which makes it more of an official check off item. […]

New Jersey Devils

I’ve been checking off NHL cities for years.  Technically, I have been to the Prudential Center back in December 2008 but the Devils were playing Philadephia, not the Ducks.  So this visit is an actual Ducks Road Trip, which makes it more of an official check off item. […]

Fraunces Tavern, New York City

Fraunces Tavern is a national historic landmark, museum, and restaurant in New York City, situated at 54 Pearl Street at the corner of Broad Street, in the Financial District. The location played a prominent role in pre-Revolution, American Revolution and post-Revolution history, serving as a headquarters for George […]

Day 2: Ducks at Washington Capitals

The Anaheim Ducks play hockey in a non traditional hockey market.  Our ticket prices are among the cheapest in the NHL.  I’ve been to other arenas, where we paid almost $200 for our seats, but it was still a surprise to see our tickets were $150 for this […]