June 23, 2010 |
Scott Niedermayer looked up from his thank-you list after finishing the several-page roll of seemingly everyone he'd known during his 18-season NHL career. He stared forward, looking at his wife, Lisa, and his four sons, seated in the front row of the news conference Tuesday where the Ducks' captain and future Hall of Famer announced his retirement. He started thanking them, but his tears wouldn't let the words come easily: "No matter how things were going …you made my life richer …it was always great seeing you when I got home from the road."
November 30, 2008 |
AT CAROLINA Time: 4 p.m. PST On the air: TV: None; Radio: 830. Where: RBC Center, Raleigh, N.C. Records: Hurricanes 12-10-2; Ducks 13-8-3. Records vs. Hurricanes: 0-1-0. Update: Goaltender Jean-Sebastien Giguere, who missed Friday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks for personal reasons, will rejoin the team today. The Ducks returned goaltender David LeNeveu to minor league Iowa and recalled defenseman Brett Festerling. This is the first return to Raleigh for Ducks defenseman Bret Hedican, who played six seasons for the Hurricanes and won a Stanley Cup championship in 2006.
November 28, 2008 |
VS. CHICAGO Time: 1 p.m. On the air: TV: Ch. 56; Radio: 830. Where: Honda Center. Records: Blackhawks 10-4-6, Ducks 12-8-3. Record vs. Blackhawks (2007-08): 3-1-0. Update: With Jean-Sebastien Giguere attending to personal business, the Ducks recalled goaltender David LeNeveu from minor league Iowa to serve as backup to Jonas Hiller today. To make salary-cap room, Brett Festerling was sent back to the minors. Giguere is scheduled to rejoin the Ducks for a game at Carolina on Sunday and Festerling is expected to be recalled.