As you have probably seen by now, the Ducks are exploring the option of bringing in a right-handed defenseman. They went after Kevin Shattenkirk unsuccessfully and are currently in a, “will he, won’t he” situation with whether or not Justin Faulk will waive his no trade clause to come to Anaheim.
The biggest questions we are faced with: how did the Ducks got into this situation? From having one of the deepest bluelines to struggling to find more than three reliable defense options.
Let’s take a time machine back to the summer of 2015.