Anaheim’s Group Six Free Agents

By Thomas Harrington With San Diego’s season coming to an end in the conference finals, it’s time to turn to the summer prospect reports. Normally, I’d start off by going over Anaheim’s graduated prospects, but instead, this summer will start a little different. I’ll start by discussing Anaheim’s group six free agents, a special group…

Recap: Gulls Historic Season

By Thomas Harrington The San Diego Gulls have completed their fourth season as Anaheim’s AHL affiliate, and it was their most successful one. After a disappointing year that saw them miss the playoffs entirely in the 2017-2018 season, the Gulls made the playoffs and advanced all the way to the Western Conference Finals where they…

Gulls Strong Season Comes To An Abrupt Halt

By Thomas Harrington San Diego’s season has come to an end, losing in six games to the Chicago Wolves. At one point, the Gulls had a 2-1 series lead, but they lost three straight games to end the series. Game 3: Gull Edge Wolves After getting the split in Chicago, the Gulls returned to San…

Gulls and Wolves Tied 1-1

By Thomas Harrington Two games in, and the Gulls and Wolves have each won one game in the Western Conference Finals. San Diego accomplished its goal as the road team: get a win in Chicago before returning home for three straight games. Wolves Take Game 1 Game one didn’t start great for the Gulls, as…

Calder Cup Conference Finals Preview

By Thomas Harrington For the first time in franchise history, the San Diego Gulls have advanced to the Calder Cup Conference Finals. It’s been over a decade since an Anaheim Ducks affiliate made it this far in the Calder Cup Playoffs. They’ll play the Chicago Wolves, who defeated the Grand Rapids Griffins and the Iowa…

Gulls Defeat Condors In Six Games

By Thomas Harrington For the first time in franchise history, the San Diego Gulls are going to the Calder Cup Conference Finals. This is the first time an Anaheim affiliate has made the Conference Finals since 2008 when the Portland Pirates did so. The Gulls defeated the Bakersfield Condors in a hard-fought, six-game series that…

Gulls Up 2-0 Over Condors

By Thomas Harrington The San Diego Gulls have started off the second round on the right foot, winning the first two games in Bakersfield with games three and four in San Diego. The Gulls are now undefeated on the road in the Calder Cup Playoffs. Gulls Get Reinforcements  Before game one of this series started,…

Lundestrom Returns To San Diego

By Michael Walters According to Swedish media, Isac Lundestrom has returned to San Diego. Lundestrom’s Swedish team Lulea was eliminated from the playoffs back in mid-April. In Sweden, he played in 17 regular season games and registered 9 total points(2 G + 7 A). He also played in 10 playoff games registering 8 total points(2…

Round Two Preview: Gulls vs Condors

By Thomas Harrington For the third time in four years, the San Diego Gulls are off to the second round of the Calder Cup Playoffs. Their opponent: the Pacific Division regular season champions, the Bakersfield Condors. The Condors defeated the Colorado Eagles in four games in the first round of the playoffs. Let’s take a…

Jones Is “Ready To Go”

By Michael Walters There was plenty of excitement after the San Diego Gulls defeated the San Jose Barracuda in Round 1, but some of that was curtailed by the status of Max Jones. He played in all four of the Gulls first-round games but was knocked out of the second period of Game 4. He…