Gulls Season In Review

By Thomas Harrington After making the playoffs for two straight years, the San Diego Gulls failed to make the playoffs this past season. They came about as close as they could have; just one more point would have secured San Diego their third straight trip to the Calder Cup Playoffs. Unfortunately, the team stumbled down…

Season Wrap-Up: Gulls Bi-Weekly Report

By Thomas Harrington The final two weeks of the regular season ended in disaster for the Gulls. In their final six games, the team went 1-5, their lone win coming on fan appreciation night. As a result, the Gulls missed the playoffs for the first time since Anaheim moved their AHL affiliate to southern California.…

Ducks Finish Season Strong

By Thomas Harrington The Anaheim Ducks had about as good an end to the regular season as they could have hoped for. They won all four games in April and went 10-1-1 in the final 12 games of the season and passed San Jose for second place in the Pacific Division. With the end of…

Gulls Bi-Weekly Report 13

By Thomas Harrington The San Diego Gulls went 3-2 over the last two weeks, inching closer to a playoff berth. With just six games left on the schedule, there’s little room for error in the tight Pacific Division. The Gulls are third in the Pacific, and only need a handful of points over the final…

Ducks March Review

By Thomas Harrington The Ducks had a solid month of March, finishing five games above .500 and going 9-4-1 in 14 games and picking up 19 points. That included some huge wins over Los Angeles, Edmonton, and Calgary, but also some rough losses to Vancouver, Dallas, and St. Louis. Anaheim’s best game of the month…

Gulls Bi-Weekly Report 12

By Thomas Harrington The Gulls played six games over the last two weeks, going 2-2-2. San Diego finds itself in a tight battle for the playoffs in the Pacific Division, where every single team has a record better than .525. Every other division in the league has at least one team well below the .500…

Ducks 10 Game Review: Games 61-70

By Thomas Harrington The Ducks have stumbled recently, losing three straight and going 5-4-1 in the last 10 games. Before this recent skid, things were looking good for Anaheim. With only a dozen games left, the Ducks are in for a fight if they want to make the playoffs. Anaheim’s best forward over the last…

San Diego Gulls Bi-Weekly Report 11

By Thomas Harrington The Gulls played only four games over the last two weeks, going 2-1-0-1. If not for their struggles in Stockton, the Gulls could have won all four games. The Gulls started things out by traveling to Stockton to take on the Heat, the place they have struggled the most on the road…

One Year Later: The Trade Deadline

By Thomas Harrington Similar to this year, Bob Murray and the Ducks had a quiet trade deadline one year ago. In fact, the Ducks only made one trade: sending prospect Kenton Helgesen and a 2019 7th round draft to Chicago for Sam Carrick and Spencer Abbott. While this was a minor league deal, one year…

Anaheim February Review

By Thomas Harrington The Anaheim Ducks didn’t have a great month in February, but they did manage to finish two games above .500, going 6-4-3 and picking up 15 points. The Ducks had a chance to really have a great month, but they stumbled in the final weekend, losing to Arizona and Edmonton. The Ducks…