National Hockey League Hockey Schedule, News, Tickets, Scores, Players, Blogs, Videos, Links and More
More Fan Site Teams:

Adam Henrique leading Ducks charge towards playoffs

Adam Henrique leading Ducks charge towards playoffs
Published On: Thu, Feb 01
Nov 22, 2015; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Vancouver Canucks forward Adam Cracknell (24) collides with New Jersey Devils goalie Cory Schneider (35) and defenseman Adam Larsson (5) as defenseman Andy Greene (6) and forward Adam Henrique (14) look on at Rogers Arena. Mandatory Credit: Bob Frid-USA TODAY Sports

If the Anaheim Ducks brought back the Flying V, Adam Henrique would be spearheading it at the moment.

This isnt the early 90s, however, so leading the Ducks charge as they plot their assault on a playoff spot will have to do.

Fans are unlikely to complain too much.

Indeed, Henrique has been an integral part of the late-blooming Ducks team that is finding its stride after dealing with extensive injuries that decimated its lineup early in the season.

Henrique was brought in via trade in late November to stem the bleeding and stabilize the Ducks down the middle, who were missing Ryan Getzlaf and Ryan Kesler at the same time.

The move proved useful at the time and the Ducks didnt fall directly off a cliff.

Speaking with NHL.coms Amalie Benjamin, Randy Carlyle said Henrique came not a moment too soon.

Read the complete news article here...


More Featured News

Stick with Anton Khudobin or find a new backup plan?
Published On: Tue, May 22
It was a bit eyebrow-raising when Bruins team president Cam Neely last week mentioned backup goaltending as a priority for the Bruins on their offseason shopping list. The assumption was that the B...
Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier signs three-year, entry-level contract
Published On: Tue, May 22
The Blue Jackets have signed center Alexandre Texier, their second-round draft pick (No. 45 overall) in last yeara€™s NHL draft, to a three-year, entry-level contract, the team announced Tuesday.Ge...
Habs re-sign Antti Niemi on one-year, one-way deal
Published On: Tue, May 22
The Montreal Canadiens re-signed goaltenderA Antti NiemiA on a one-year, $950,000 contract on Tuesday.The team announced the contract is a one-way deal for the Finnish goaltender, who was waived by...
What Devils need to see from prospect Nick Lappin to become full-time NHLer
Published On: Tue, May 22
DevilsA general managerA Ray SheroA said prospectA Nick LappinA needs to take another step to become a full-time NHL player.According to DevilsA AHLA coachA Rick Kowalsky, that "one step" for Lappi...
Islanders hire Lou Lamoriello as president of hockey operations
Published On: Tue, May 22
Ita€™s expected this week that the New York Islanders will officially announce the hiring of Lou Lamoriello to run their hockey operation department,A according to Arthur Staple of The Athletic.Ita...
Chicago Blackhawks Sign Four Players
Published On: Mon, May 21
The Chicago Blackhawks have signed four players this Monday morning, announcing deal for Dominik Kahun, Lucas Carlsson, Darren Raddysh and Kevin Lankinen. Carlsson has signed a three-year entry-lev...
Detroit Red Wings Losing Value With Every Vegas Win
Published On: Mon, May 21
The Vegas Golden Knights are a miraculous story. In their first year theya€™ve not only been competitive, but have already advanced to the Stanley Cup Finals, knocking off several top Western Confe...
Wild to name Paul Fenton general manager
Published On: Mon, May 21
The Minnesota Wild are set to name Nashville Predators assistant general manager Paul Fenton as the team's third general manager in team history, according to Michael Russo of The Athletic.Fenton w...
New Jersey Devils Sign Egor Yakovlev
Published On: Mon, May 21
Just as GM Ray Shero predicted, the New Jersey Devils were able to finalize their contract with free agent defenseman Egor Yakovlev today. The KHL import has signed a one-year entry-level contract....
Jerseys Hats Shirts Sweatshirts