NHL.com "Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf will return to the lineup Friday against the Columbus Blue Jackets (10 p.m. ET; FS-O, PRIME, FS-SD). Getzlaf has missed the past four games recovering from an appendectomy performed Oct. 28. In his absence the Ducks went 2-2-0 but have won their past two..." November 06
Pro Hockey Talk "Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf, who had his appendix removed last week, won’t return to the lineup tonight when Anaheim hosts Florida at the Honda Center. It’s not even clear when he’ll resume practicing with his teammates. Getzalf has yet to be greenlit for taking contact, which is why he had..." November 04
NHL.com "Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf will not play in tonight’s game at Dallas due to appendicitis. He has returned home to have an appendectomy (non-emergency), which is scheduled for tomorrow in Orange County. Getzlaf, who has had discomfort intermittently over the last six weeks, is expected to miss..." October 27
Pro Hockey Talk "Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf was very hard on himself in Game 6 of the Western Conference Final in what would ultimately be a 4-3 series loss to Chicago. As it turns out, he might not have been 100%. The Ducks revealed that Getzlaf played through a sports hernia. It’s not clear when he sustained..." June 11
The Score "Ryan Getzlaf is now looking at Paul Kariya in the rear-view. The Anaheim Ducks captain passed the franchise great for second-place on the team's all-time points list, and then built on his lead moments later, scoring his second in under three minutes Wednesday versus the Calgary Flames. " March 12
Ovechkin on Getzlaf's claim he dove: "Maybe he's jealous ... I'm not a diver."
Pro Hockey Talk "Anaheim Ducks vs. Nashville Predators has the makings of a great test for two top Western Conference teams, especially with Pekka Rinne returning, but it sounds like Ryan Getzlaf won’t play. Multiple sources including Thomas Willis of the Predators’ website and the OC Register’s Eric Stephens..." February 05
Los Angeles Times "Ryan Getzlaf said he was not encouraged by a Ducks official to stage the team practice he arranged Friday during the NHL’s mandatory holiday dead period. The NHL is investigating the practice because it happened during a time that was negotiated through the collective-bargaining agreement as a..." December 30
#NHLDucks Getzlaf suffered a strained shoulder against Dallas, and center Mathieu Perreault dealt with a groin injury.
NHL.com "The National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) announced today that centre Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins, centre Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks and centre Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers have been nominated as finalists for the 2013-14 Ted Lindsay Award. The Ted..." May 05
NHL.com "Forwards Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins, Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks and Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers are the three finalists for the 2013-14 Hart Memorial Trophy, awarded "to the player adjudged to be the most valuable to his team," the National Hockey League announced..." May 01
NHL.com "Forwards Dustin Brown of the Los Angeles Kings, Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks and Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks are the three finalists for the 2013-14 Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award presented by Bridgestone, awarded "to the player who exemplifies great leadership qualities to..." April 29
#NHLDucks Ryan Getzlaf (upper body) will not play in tonight's Game 4 and is listed as day-to-day.
NHL.com "Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf has a deep facial laceration but X-rays were negative and he is expected to play in Game 2 of the Western Conference First Round series Friday at Honda Center (10 p.m. ET; NBCSN, RDS (JIP), FS-SW, PRIME), according to the team. Getzlaf was struck by Tyler..." April 18
BB said Getzlaf is day to day. X-ray taken came back negative. Status for Detroit game is up in air. Held out for precautionary reasons.
NHL.com "The Anaheim Ducks will be without center Ryan Getzlaf as they try to make franchise history Tuesday against the Florida Panthers. Getzlaf will miss his second consecutive game with an upper-body injury sustained during a morning skate Friday. He went on that night to record a hat trick in a 6-2..." November 12
Ryan Getzlaf out for 2nd straight game. Upper body #Ducks. Day to day.
NHL.com "Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf is out with an upper-body injury and is day-to-day, the team announced Sunday before its game against the Vancouver Canucks at Honda Center. Reporters did not witness it, but Getzlaf apparently took a spill in the morning skate Friday, and coach Bruce Boudreau..." November 11
L.A. Daily News "Team captain Ryan Getzlaf has been using a walking boot since suffering a right leg injury during the Ducks' victory Wednesday over the Dallas Stars, coach Bruce Boudreau said before his team's 4-3 shootout victory over the Kings on Sunday at the Honda Center. Getzlaf's status for tonight's..." April 08
Anaheim Calling "It's finally official folks, Ryan Getzlaf will remain an Anaheim Duck until the 2020-2021 season. (We should have flying cars by then.) The captain signed a maximum contract extension as allowed under the new Collective Bargaining Agreement. Because the Ducks were the team who drafted Getzy, he..." March 08
NHL.com "The Ducks have signed captain Ryan Getzlaf to an eight-year contract extension. The 2007 Stanley Cup champion and 2010 Olympic gold medalist is now under contract with the Ducks through the 2020-21 NHL season. Per club policy, no financial terms of the deal were disclosed. “We are very happy to..." March 08
Los Angeles Times "After the streak ended, he shouted it out. You wondered if center Ryan Getzlaf's scream could have been heard in Garden Grove on Friday night. OK, then, how about Orange? Wild hyperbole aside, Getzlaf did what captains are supposed to do. Lead, shoot and score. He put the three-part..." March 03
Vancouver Sun "There is blood in the water, on the topic of predatory hits on defenceless players, and those with I.Q.s larger than their shoe sizes are well aware that every time they make contact now with someone in a vulnerable position, they are apt to face the wrath of the NHL's supplemental discipline..." February 11
ESPN "Star center Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks won't face any supplemental league discipline for his hit Wednesday night on Vancouver Canucks blue-liner Dan Hamhuis, a source told ESPN.com. Hamhuis left early in the third period after his head bounced hard off the end glass following a shoulder..." February 10
Vancouver Province "Mike Gillis got hot under the collar describing how the NHL shouldn't tolerate the apparent slew-foot by Milan Michalek on Monday that sidelined Keith Ballard up to a month with a knee sprain. His coach didn't go one better Wednesday because he claimed not to see an endboards hit by Ryan Getzlaf..." February 10
Vancouver Province "Ryan Getzlaf is back. But the way the Anaheim Ducks played without him, you'd think his 14-game absence after taking a puck off the crest of his brow was no biggie. The team, led by budding star Corey Perry and excellent special teams, rose to the occasion and the Ducks have put themselves..." February 09
Orange County Register "He didn't look quite right in a blue jersey designated for fourth-line forwards and he didn't do much other than light skating, but Ryan Getzlaf on the ice was an encouraging sign for the Ducks. The Ducks captain skated with the team Monday for the first time since he was struck in the face by..." February 01