The Ducks (46-23-13, 105 points) will face the Calgary Flames (45-33-4, 94 points) in the First Round of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs. This marks Anaheim's 13th trip to the Stanley Cup Playoffs, including 10 appearances in the last 12 years.
The Ducks enter the 2017 playoffs with an all-time postseason record of 79-62 (14-11 in series play). Anaheim is 46-28 at Honda Center and 33-34 away from home in the playoffs.
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Anaheim has faced Calgary twice previously in the playoffs. The clubs met in 2006 (Western Conference Quarterfinals/First Round) and 2015 (Second Round), with Anaheim prevailing in seven and five games, respectively. Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry, who made their NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs debut against the Flames in 2006, are the only two remaining players for either team from the 2006 series. Getzlaf has 2-8=10 points points in 12 playoff games vs. Calgary, while Perry has 4-7=11 points in 12 games. Randy Carlyle was behind the Anaheim bench for his first playoff series as head coach in 2006.
Getzlaf (1-7=8) and Perry (4-4=8) led all skaters in scoring during the 2015 Second Round matchup, which ended on Perry's overtime goal in Game 5. The Flames were led by Johnny Gaudreau (2-1=3), Kris Russell (0-3=3) and Dennis Wideman (0-3=3). There are 11 Ducks (Cogliano, Fowler, Getzlaf, Kesler, Lindholm, Perry, Rakell, Silfverberg, Stoner, Thompson, Vatanen) and 10 Flames (Backlund, Bennett, Bouma, Brodie, Engelland, Ferland, Gaudreau, Monahan, Stajan, Wideman) remaining from the 2015 Second Round series.
The Ducks took the regular season series 4-1 and extended their home win streak against Calgary to 25 games with a win at Honda Center on Apr. 4. All-time, the Ducks are 56-36-9 vs. Calgary in the regular season (36-8-6 at home, 20-18-3 on road), and 8-4 vs. the Flames in the playoffs (5-1 at home, 3-3 on the road).
Ducks First Round Schedule
|Game ||Date ||Time (PT) ||Site ||Tickets |
|Game 1 ||Thurs., April 13 ||7:30 p.m. ||Honda Center ||Tickets# |
|Game 2 ||Sat., April 15 ||7:30 p.m. ||Honda Center ||Tickets^ |
|Game 3 ||Mon., April 17 ||7 p.m. ||Scotiabank Saddledome || |
|Game 4 ||Wed., April 19 ||7 p.m. ||Scotiabank Saddledome || |
|Game 5* ||Fri., April 21 ||TBD ||Honda Center ||Tickets& |
|Game 6* ||Sun., April 23 ||TBD ||Scotiabank Saddledome || |
|Game 7* ||Tues., April 25 ||TBD ||Honda Center ||Tickets& |
|*If necessary || || || || |
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