Ducks' Lydman Suffered Concussion: Toni Lydman said he suffered a concussion during Game 3 against the Red Wings, Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reports. (Updated 5/14/13)
Concussion - (Updated - 5/14/13)
The concussion occurred after the hard hit from the Red Wings' Justin Abdelkader, which resulted in just a five-minute major penalty. The Ducks were eliminated in seven games in the first round by the Red Wings, so Toni Lydman will have a long offseason to recover. (Updated 5/14/13).
05/10/2013 23:21 Zetterberg's OT goal forces Game 7 against Ducks
Henrik Zetterberg scored his second goal 1:04 into overtime, lifting the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks in Game 6 on Friday night to extend their first-round series.
05/04/2013 22:20 Ducks shut out Red Wings, take 2-1 series lead
Nick Bonino scored for Anaheim on a second-period power play -- 18 seconds after Detroit's Justin Abdelkader was ejected for a violent hit on Toni Lydman -- and the Ducks went on to a 4-0 victory Saturday night to take a 2-1 series lead over the Red Wings in the Western Conference playoffs.
Need hits and blocked shots? Then Toni Lydman is your man. He won't hurt you offensively and he typically has a solid plus-minus (last year aside). He has averaged almost 135 hits and 145 blocked shots in his last three seasons, giving him sneaky value in specialty formats. Do not forget his name. (Updated 8/14/12)