29-9-2006 Travis Moen frustrated
Anaheim Ducks left wing Travis Moen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Travis Moen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 5th round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 129 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 4 assists along with 221 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 8 games with the Anaheim Ducks this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 7 PIM.


28-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Teemu Selanne is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Nicklas Lidstrom is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Todd Marchant is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Scott Niedermayer is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Dustin Penner is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Andy McDonald is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Ryan Getzlaf is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Samuel Pahlsson has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Rob Niedermayer has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Joe DiPenta has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sebastien Caron hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Corey Perry has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Travis Moen has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Cody Franson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

Jaroslav Svoboda remains sidelined with arm injury.



27-9-2006 Aaron Rome uncertain about future
Aaron Rome wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

25-9-2006 Mike Hoffman frustrated
Anaheim Ducks defenseman Mike Hoffman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mike Hoffman, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Anaheim Ducks this season.


25-9-2006 Samuel Pahlsson injured.
Samuel Pahlsson (ANA) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Dmitri Kalinin (SJ). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. Nothing serious, but I do remember who hit me and caused the injury, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

22-9-2006 Bjorn Melin frustrated
Anaheim Ducks left wing Bjorn Melin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Bjorn Melin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 6th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old left wing has not yet played for the Anaheim Ducks this season.


21-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Teemu Selanne is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Todd Marchant is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Dustin Penner is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Ryan Getzlaf is looking good with 5 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Rob Niedermayer has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Joe DiPenta has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sebastien Caron hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jerred Smithson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Corey Perry has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Travis Moen has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Cody Franson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

Jaroslav Svoboda remains sidelined with arm injury.



20-9-2006 Travis Moen frustrated
Anaheim Ducks left wing Travis Moen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Travis Moen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 5th round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 126 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 3 assists along with 221 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 5 games with the Anaheim Ducks this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 7 PIM.


19-9-2006 Jaroslav Svoboda injured.
Jaroslav Svoboda (ANA) suffered arm injury during the game in an incident with Scott Hannan (SJ). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months. I just hope it's not gonna' effect my play when I come back. I have to be able to play my kind of game out there, he said to the press.

18-9-2006 Joe DiPenta frustrated
Anaheim Ducks defenseman Joe DiPenta feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Joe DiPenta was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 75 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 7 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Anaheim Ducks this season.


17-9-2006 Ryan Shannon frustrated
Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Shannon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Shannon, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Anaheim Ducks this season.


16-9-2006 Bjorn Melin frustrated
Anaheim Ducks left wing Bjorn Melin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Bjorn Melin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 6th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old left wing has not yet played for the Anaheim Ducks this season.


15-9-2006 Jerred Smithson frustrated
Anaheim Ducks left wing Jerred Smithson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jerred Smithson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 96 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 12 assists along with 79 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Anaheim Ducks this season.


15-9-2006 Bjorn Melin frustrated
Anaheim Ducks left wing Bjorn Melin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Bjorn Melin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 6th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old left wing has not yet played for the Anaheim Ducks this season.


14-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Samuel Pahlsson is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Sean O'Donnell is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Dustin Penner is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Teemu Selanne remains sidelined with ankle injury.



7-9-2006 Teemu Selanne resumes full training.
Anaheim Ducks left wing Teemu Selanne has resumed full training after his ankle injury.

7-9-2006 Teemu Selanne injured.
Teemu Selanne (ANA) suffered ankle injury during the game in an incident with Rob Blake (LA). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. That was just good, clean, hard hitting hockey. If you think I look bad now you should see the other guy, he said after the game.

3-9-2006 Sebastien Caron frustrated
Anaheim Ducks goaltender Sebastien Caron feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Sebastien Caron was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 3rd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 90 NHL games during his career, booking 4 career shutouts and allowing 287 goals. The 26 year old goaltender is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


2-9-2006 Sebastien Caron frustrated
Anaheim Ducks goaltender Sebastien Caron feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Sebastien Caron was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 3rd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 90 NHL games during his career, booking 4 career shutouts and allowing 287 goals. The 26 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


1-9-2006 Mike Hoffman frustrated
Anaheim Ducks defenseman Mike Hoffman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mike Hoffman, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


31-8-2006 Kent Huskins frustrated
Anaheim Ducks defenseman Kent Huskins feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Kent Huskins was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-8-2006 Anaheim Ducks trade
Anaheim Ducks traded Matt Beleskey and ANA's round 2 pick in 2008 to New York Rangers for Paul Mara

29-8-2006 Jiri Novotny uncertain about future
Jiri Novotny wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2006 Bjorn Melin frustrated
Anaheim Ducks left wing Bjorn Melin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Bjorn Melin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 6th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


29-8-2006 Ryan Carter uncertain about future
Ryan Carter wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2006 Dirk Southern uncertain about future
Dirk Southern wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2006 Anaheim Ducks trade
Anaheim Ducks traded George Parros and ANA's round 4 pick in 2007 to Nashville Predators for Jerred Smithson and Cody Franson

29-8-2006 Anaheim Ducks trade
Anaheim Ducks traded Chris Pronger, Ilya Bryzgalov and ANA's round 1 pick in 2008 to Detroit Red Wings for Nicklas Lidstrom

A native of Sweden, Nicklas Lidstrom was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 3rd round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 1096 NHL games during his career, notching 189 goals and adding 617 assists along with 326 penalty minutes. The 36 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.

A native of Canada, Chris Pronger was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 802 NHL games during his career, notching 106 goals and adding 350 assists along with 1172 penalty minutes. The 31 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.

A native of Russia, Ilya Bryzgalov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 2nd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 33 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 69 goals. The 26 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


29-8-2006 Anaheim Ducks trade
Anaheim Ducks traded Shawn Thornton and PHI's round 4 pick in 2007 to Washington Capitals for Jiri Novotny

A native of Czech, Jiri Novotny was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 14 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 1 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of Canada, Shawn Thornton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 7th round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 31 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 1 assists along with 70 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


29-6-2006 Randy Carlyle praises Jonathan Blum
Anaheim Ducks head coach Randy Carlyle has praised young defenseman Jonathan Blum in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



30-6-2006 Training camp preview
Anaheim Ducks will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Anaheim Ducks and San Diego Gulls:
- Jean-Sébastien Gigučre G
- Teemu Selänne R
- Samuel Pĺhlsson C
- Ric Jackman D
- Todd Marchant C
- Rob Niedermayer R
- George Parros R
- Tim Brent C
- Sean O'Donnell D
- Mike Hoffman D
- Bobby Ryan R
- Scott Niedermayer D
- Brad May L
- Chris Pronger D
- Mark Hartigan C
- Dustin Penner R
- Andy McDonald R
- Geoff Peters C
- Ryan Shannon C
- François Beauchemin D
- Joe DiPenta D
- Brendan Mikkelson D
- Sébastien Caron G
- Shawn Thornton R
- Brett Festerling D
- Nathan Marsters G
- Kent Huskins D
- Matt Keith R
- Aaron Rome D
- Brett Skinner D
- Ilya Bryzgalov G
- Björn Melin L
- Petteri Wirtanen C
- Ryan Carter C
- Ryan Getzlaf C
- Shane Hynes R
- Corey Perry R
- Gerald Coleman G
- Nathan Saunders D
- Joe Motzko L
- Drew Miller L
- Doug O'Brien D
- Trevor Gillies L
- Chris Kunitz L
- Travis Moen L
- Jean-Philippe Levasseur G
- Brian Salcido D
- Clay Wilson D
- Colby Genoway R
- David McKee G

Players reporting out of shape:
- Chris Pronger D
- François Beauchemin D
- Sébastien Caron G
- Shawn Thornton R
- Ryan Carter C

Players reporting in good shape:
- Jean-Sébastien Gigučre G
- Teemu Selänne R
- Ric Jackman D
- Todd Marchant C
- Sean O'Donnell D
- Geoff Peters C
- Ilya Bryzgalov G
- Ryan Getzlaf C
- Shane Hynes R
- Corey Perry R
- Nathan Saunders D
- Jean-Philippe Levasseur G
- Colby Genoway R


28-6-2006 Brett Skinner uncertain about future
Brett Skinner wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

24-6-2006 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


30-6-2006 Training camp preview
Anaheim Ducks will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Anaheim Ducks and Portland Pirates:
- Jean-Sébastien Gigučre G
- Teemu Selänne R
- Samuel Pĺhlsson C
- Ric Jackman D
- Todd Marchant C
- Rob Niedermayer R
- George Parros R
- Tim Brent C
- Sean O'Donnell D
- Mike Hoffman D
- Bobby Ryan R
- Scott Niedermayer D
- Brad May L
- Chris Pronger D
- Mark Hartigan C
- Dustin Penner R
- Andy McDonald R
- Geoff Peters C
- Ryan Shannon C
- François Beauchemin D
- Joe DiPenta D
- Brendan Mikkelson D
- Sébastien Caron G
- Shawn Thornton R
- Brett Festerling D
- Nathan Marsters G
- Kent Huskins D
- Matt Keith R
- Aaron Rome D
- Brett Skinner D
- Ilya Bryzgalov G
- Björn Melin L
- Petteri Wirtanen C
- Ryan Carter C
- Ryan Getzlaf C
- Shane Hynes R
- Corey Perry R
- Gerald Coleman G
- Nathan Saunders D
- Joe Motzko L
- Drew Miller L
- Doug O'Brien D
- Trevor Gillies L
- Chris Kunitz L
- Travis Moen L
- Jean-Philippe Levasseur G
- Brian Salcido D
- Clay Wilson D
- Colby Genoway R
- David McKee G

Players reporting out of shape:
- Jean-Sébastien Gigučre G
- Teemu Selänne R
- Rob Niedermayer R
- George Parros R
- Bobby Ryan R
- Brendan Mikkelson D
- Shawn Thornton R
- Brett Skinner D
- Petteri Wirtanen C
- Ryan Carter C
- Corey Perry R
- Clay Wilson D

Players reporting in good shape:
- Ric Jackman D
- Scott Niedermayer D
- Mark Hartigan C
- Aaron Rome D
- Ilya Bryzgalov G
- Björn Melin L
- Shane Hynes R
- Joe Motzko L
- Chris Kunitz L
- Jean-Philippe Levasseur G


28-6-2006 Brett Skinner uncertain about future
Brett Skinner wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

25-6-2006 Sébastien Caron frustrated
Anaheim Ducks goaltender Sébastien Caron feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Sébastien Caron was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 3rd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 90 NHL games during his career, booking 4 career shutouts and allowing 287 goals. The 26 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


24-6-2006 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2006 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2006 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2006 Ric Jackman uncertain about future
Ric Jackman wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 George Parros uncertain about future
George Parros wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Mike Hoffman uncertain about future
Mike Hoffman wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Dustin Penner uncertain about future
Dustin Penner wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Ryan Shannon uncertain about future
Ryan Shannon wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 François Beauchemin uncertain about future
François Beauchemin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Joe DiPenta uncertain about future
Joe DiPenta wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Sébastien Caron uncertain about future
Sébastien Caron wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Shawn Thornton uncertain about future
Shawn Thornton wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Nathan Marsters uncertain about future
Nathan Marsters wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Kent Huskins uncertain about future
Kent Huskins wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Matt Keith uncertain about future
Matt Keith wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Maxim Kondratiev uncertain about future
Maxim Kondratiev wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Ilya Bryzgalov uncertain about future
Ilya Bryzgalov wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Björn Melin uncertain about future
Björn Melin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Joe Motzko uncertain about future
Joe Motzko wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Trevor Gillies uncertain about future
Trevor Gillies wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Chris Kunitz uncertain about future
Chris Kunitz wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Travis Moen uncertain about future
Travis Moen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Travis Moen frustrated
Anaheim Ducks left wing Travis Moen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Travis Moen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 5th round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 121 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 3 assists along with 214 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


21-6-2006 Clay Wilson uncertain about future
Clay Wilson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2001 Anaheim Ducks trade rumoured
Colorado Avalanche are rumoured to be planning a trade sending center Brett McLean and COL 3rd round pick in 2003 draft to Anaheim Ducks for right wing Corey Perry

Rumours from various sources around the league say that the Colorado Avalanche are looking for a 1st line right wing and that Corey Perry would be a good fit there.


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