NHL Eastern Conference

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2014

    Which Sports Franchises Have the Worst Music Taste?

    By: Luke Winkie Sports and music go hand-in-hand -- it's pumped out of every stadium in America, we have jock jams, and, like the "San Diego Super Chargers," some of the oldest traditions in professional team sports are inextricably tied to specific songs. It's why the Miami Dolphins will play that ... More >>

  • News

    April 3, 2014

    Fifteen Things You Didn't Know About Ryan Getzlaf

    The Anaheim Ducks center is the greatest, least-known sports star Orange County has ever seen—and he likes it like that

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2014

    Anaheim Ducks Home Ticket Prices Up 14%

    For professional sports teams, success brings more fan interest, and more fan interest brings more ticket sales, and more ticket sales drive up the prices of those tickets. Fans and ticket brokers are discovering this is true for the Anaheim Ducks, whose 15-0-2 record at the Honda Center in 2013 ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2013

    Hip-Hop's Greatest Hockey Moments

    Despite a long-lasting lockout that vivisected this season, hockey is hotter than ever as this year's Stanley Cup Finals have become the highest rated games in history. In anticipation of tonight's game six between the Boston Bruins and the Chicago Blackhawks, we've assembled the five most memorable ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2013

    Group Therapy Pub Is Where the Boyos Are

    [Editor's Note: We all know local music and dive bars go hand-in-hand. So in the interest of merging the two together on Heard Mentality, we bring you our newest nightlife column Dive, Dive, My Darling. Read as our bold web editor, Taylor "Hellcat" Hamby, stumbles into the dive bar scene every week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2012

    Jean-Francois Jomphe, Former Anaheim Duck, Scrums at Laguna Beach Fast-Food Drive-Thru

    A duck with a leaf walks into a fast-food restaurant . . . and leaves in handcuffs. Actually, retired hockey players Jean Francois "J.F." Jomphe of the Anaheim Ducks and Richard Anthony Costello of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Philadelphia Flyers were not inside the Laguna Beach Jack In the Box resta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2012

    The Canadian at the Anaheim Ducks Breakaway Bar & Grill, Our Drink of the Week!

    Stuck in standby hell in John Wayne Airport, my prospects of getting to Las Vegas for a conference diminishing with each full flight of chicks in ass shorts and the bros they love, I decided to do something I had never done before at our lil' airport that can: eat lunch. John Wayne's much-ballyhooed ... More >>

  • Music

    June 30, 2011

    Dropkick Murphys Climb Up the Topsails

    The Boston group reflects on their latest release and the Bruins' Stanley Cup Victory

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    Five Things You Didn't Know About Lil Jon

    ​Take some "shots, shots, shots, shots" and get crunk with Lil Jon this Sunday at Sutra, when the DJ representing Atlanta makes an appearance. Lil Jon paved his way to fame with hip-hop group, The Eastside Boyz and the song "Get Low" (which became so popular even Sandra Bullock paid a tribute to t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2010

    Jean-Sebastien Giguere Reinvention Begins Tonight . . . in a Maple Leafs Jersey

    ​The reinvention of Jean-Sebastien Giguere begins tonight.So writes a Canadian columnist about the NHL goaltender who won a Stanley Cup and a Conn Smythe Trophy in two different seasons with the Anaheim Ducks. "Giggy" was traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs in January by the Ducks for Jason Blake ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2010

    New Found Glory, House of Blues Anaheim, 3/20

    Andrew YoussefNew Found Glory deliver pop punk anthems at House of Blues AnaheimClick for slideshow.The Hype: In between the multiple nights of celebrating 30 years of Bad Religion, the House of Blues Anaheim switched gears as New Found Glory stopped by for a sold-out, two-night stand commemorating ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2010

    Video: Lil Jon rocking out to Bon Jovi at Sutra Lounge, Costa Mesa

    You think you know Lil Jon's musical taste? You have no idea. There's probably a lot you don't know about this Atlanta-born King of Crunk. For instance, are you aware  that he's an established vinter--owner of Little Jonathan Winery? He's also a crazy NHL enthusiast. But you mi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    It's a Quick Read 26: Weekend and Monday Dealie

    Orange County Register: Local law-enforcement officials, business leaders, lawmakers and educators meet at Chapman University Tuesday to wipe out a scourge on polite Orange County society: "sexting." . . . The first pitch of the Angels' season is thrown tonight, and Jeff Miller columnizes ... More >>

  • News

    October 16, 2008
  • Columns

    October 16, 2008
  • Blogs

    October 10, 2007

    To Do Tonight - 10/10

    ANAHEIM DUCKS, 7pm Head to the Honda Center to watch the Ducks in action as they battle the Boston Bruins. Honda Center, 2695 E. Katella Ave., Anaheim, (714) 704-2500 JARS OF CLAY, 7pm Tonight’s show features Jars of Clay with NeedtoBreathe. House of Blues Anaheim, 1530 S. Disn ... More >>

  • News

    June 14, 2007

    Stanley Cops

    Celebrating Ducks fans have good, clean fun—or else

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2007

    Thursday's Headlines

    Sweet feat: The Ducks won their first Stanley Cup, beating the Ottawa Senators 6-2 Wednesday night in Anaheim. A sacrificial supremacist pal? Billy Joe Johnson - a guy already serving a life term in prison - stood at a packed courtroom Wednesday and claimed he'd killed the guy his friends, white sup ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2007

    And the Ducks Winner Is...

    Gracias to the many people who submitted entries to our "Win Gustavo's Anaheim Ducks Season Tickets" contest. All of them were great 25-words-or-less arguments on why a hockey team should be named after ducks; some examples included bawdy limericks, testaments to a duck's loyalty, even a case where ... More >>

  • Columns

    July 28, 2005
  • News

    April 7, 2005

    Well-Behaved Nations Rarely Make History

    On trading Canada for California and nice for nasty

  • News

    January 20, 2005

    Puck Off!

    Anaheim Deals With NHL Lockout

  • News

    June 19, 2003
  • Food

    June 5, 2003

    Checklist, Please!

    Five Duck Dinners

  • News

    January 11, 2001


    They mightve saved Rucchins brain