Ducks Lead Series 2-1 & Abdelkader's Hit on Lydman

Chris and Kristen discuss the first three games of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs as the Ducks lead Detroit 2-1. What did the failed comeback in Game 2 mean? Justin Abdelkader's hit on Toni Lydman and much more.

Links: Former Ducks Draft Pick Wins $1 Million

Thought I'd lighten the links with a little fluff before Game 4 at "Guantanamo Bay Joe Louis Arena," as our Fearless Leader Jen likes to say.

Abdelkader Suspended for Games 4 & 5

Brendan Shanahan NHL Vice President of Sweet Justice ruled that Justin Abdelkader's hit on Toni Lydman in Game 3 was "a high, violent check with significant contact to the head, that caused an injury"

Live Blog: Ducks Win Big, Let's Laugh About It!

Daniel live blogs to have fun and make hockey observations. You might laugh. You might cry. You will wonder how he managed to make all those pop culture references.

Ducks Blank Wings 4-0, Lose Lydman To High Hit

After giving up a devastating goal in OT on Thursday, the Ducks came back to score another four goals in order to take a 2-1 series lead over the Detroit Red Wings.

CSSI Analysis: Red Wings - Ducks

Our season-long look at correcting the stats for context continues into the playoffs with an analysis of the Red Wings' game 23matchup against the Ducks on Saturday.

Ducks Stat-urday: Oh Perry, Where Art Thou?

Anaheim's former Hart Trophy winner has seemingly disappeared. What the hell happened?

Ducks Gameday: A Brand New Sleektoon, Sort of...

Okay, not really a new Sleektoon.

Morning Skate: Ducks at Red Wings Game 3 Preview

Gameday preview of Game 3 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals between the #7 Detroit Red Wings and the #2 Anaheim Ducks.

Group Therapy: Emotionally Scarred

In the midst of the first round of the playoffs, I'm going to need way more than therapy.

Ducks Deserved 5-4 OT Loss, Despite Late Comeback

It was a CRAZY game, and was just shy of being one for the ages as the Ducks started like crap, came back from a three goal third period deficit, pushed the game to OT but still fell 5-4, tying the series at one.

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