Clayton Stoner D ANA 2 months ago

Stoner registered a third-period goal in Wednesday's Game 6 loss to the Blackhawks.

Stoner's first goal of the postseason didn't come without controversy. Teammate Jakob Silfverberg appeared to run into goalie Corey Crawford's glove as Stoner was about to fire off a slap shot, but officials didn't call interference on the play. Nonetheless, the goal didn't affect the final outcome in what was a well-deserved Chicago victory. The series heads back to Anaheim on Saturday for Game 7.

Clayton Stoner D ANA 4 months ago

Stoner (lower body) will play Wednesday against the Stars.

Stoner will return to the ice after missing the last three games. He will line up alongside fellow defenseman Sami Vatanen on Wednesday.

Clayton Stoner D ANA 4 months ago

Stoner (lower body) could return to the lineup Wednesday against the Avalanche, Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reports.

Stoner was a participant during Wednesday's morning skate as a member of the third defensive pairing, suggesting he's in line to return after a three-game absence. While Stoner's availability likely won't officially be known until the Ducks conduct pregame warmups, it appears he'll displace James Wisniewski from the lineup.

Clayton Stoner D ANA 4 months ago

Stoner (lower body) will not play Friday against the Avalanche, Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reports.

Stoner's condition seems to be improving, but coach Bruce Boudreau indicated he wanted to take advantage of the Ducks' upcoming four-game break in the schedule to afford the defenseman some further recovery. He'll miss his third straight game with the injury.

Clayton Stoner D ANA 4 months ago

Stoner (lower body) isn't expected to play Wednesday against the Oilers, Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reports.

Stoner resumed skating with the Ducks on Wednesday, but his absence from a regular defensive pairing suggests he'll sit out a second straight game. With only eight points in 67 games this season, Stoner will struggle to provide fantasy players with value once he does return to the lineup.

Clayton Stoner D ANA 4 months ago

Stoner continues to deal with a lower-body injury, Elliott Teaford of the Los Angeles Daily News reports.

Stoner -- who has recorded eight points and 66 PIM in 67 games to date -- thus remains in the day-to-day category as Wednesday's game against the Oilers approaches.

Clayton Stoner D ANA 4 months ago

Stoner (lower body) won't play Sunday against New Jersey, Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reports.

Per the report, Stoner's injury appears to be a minor issue, so consider the blueliner day-to-day.

Clayton Stoner D ANA 5 months ago

Stoner scored the game winner in the third period of Sunday night's clash in Dallas.

Not normally known for his goal-scoring prowess, the defenseman was able to score his first goal in nearly a full calendar year. Seeing as how his career total is now at five goals and 33 assists, don't expect the 30-year old to suddenly become fantasy viable.

Clayton Stoner D ANA 5 months ago

Stoner (lower body) is slated to be available for Monday's game against the Wings, Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reports.

With Stoner back in action, Eric Brewer is in line to be made a scratch by the Ducks on Monday.

Clayton Stoner D ANA 5 months ago

Stoner (lower boy) will not play Saturday against the Oilers, Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times reports.Stoner played more than 20 minutes in Friday's win over Calgary, recording a plus-1 rating with four penalty minutes. The extent of his injury is uncertain, but consider him day-to-day and questionable to play Monday until more information becomes available. Eric Brewer figures to see a fair amount of time in Stoner's absence.