San Diego Gulls Bi-Weekly Report 3

By Thomas Harrington The San Diego Gulls struggled over the last two weeks, picking up only one win in five games and going 1-4 overall. Injuries in both Anaheim and San Diego are a major factor in their recent struggles, along with the simple fact that San Diego’s defense is not as strong as it…

San Diego Gulls Bi-Weekly Report 2

By Thomas Harrington The San Diego Gulls played five games over the last two weeks and went 2-2-1; the Gulls are now 4-3-1 this season. The Gulls offense continues to produce impressive results as San Diego scored 17 goals over the last five games. Overall, San Diego has scored 12 powerplay goals this season, tops…

San Diego Gulls: Bi-Weekly Report 1

By Thomas Harrington Welcome to the first San Diego Gulls bi-weekly report of the season. Even though the Gulls have only been playing for a little more than a week, they have played over two different weekends, so it seemed like the perfect time to put the first of these together for this season. In…

San Diego Gulls Season Preview

By Thomas Harrington The San Diego Gulls are about to start their third season of play as Anaheim’s AHL affiliate. It’s been a productive relationship between the two teams. When Anaheim needs to call players up from the minors, reinforcements are close by and readily available. Bob Murray has supplied the Gulls with a ton…

Rookies We Could See In Anaheim This Year

By Thomas Harrington With the San Diego Gulls so close to Anaheim, it’s become easier than ever for Bob Murray and the Ducks to call up players when needed. It could be for an injury fill-in, for a sick player, or because they are producing at a rate in the AHL that they deserve the…

Bickel and Melindy Sign One-Year Deals With San Diego

By Michael Walters The San Diego Gulls announced today that they signed forward Stu Bickel and defenseman James Melindy each to a one-year contract. Bickel recorded 6 total points(2 G + 4 A) with 148 penalty minutes (PIM) and a -2 on ice rating in 26 games with San Diego last season. He also recorded one…

Samuels-Thomas Signs Two-Year Deal With Gulls

By Michael Walters The San Diego Gulls announced yesterday that they signed left wing Jordan Samuels-Thomas to a two-year contract. Samuels-Thomas recorded 24 total points(12 G + 12 A) with 17 penalty minutes (PIM) and a +13 rating in 56 games with San Diego last season. He also scored one goal (1-0=1) with two penalty…

San Diego Gulls Season Recap

By Thomas Harrington For two years now, the Anaheim Ducks’ AHL affiliate has been located just a couple hours away in San Diego. Despite losing in the second round for the second consecutive year, the Gulls’ second season was a successful one. Several players played for both the Ducks and Gulls, and the close proximity…

Gulls Lose To Barracuda; Ducks Sign Josh Mahura

By Thomas Harrington This past Saturday night, the San Diego Gulls’ season came to an end as they lost 2-0 and were defeated in five games. San Diego’s lone win in the series came back in game one. After getting the split in San Jose, things were looking good for the Gulls, but two things…

Gulls and Barracuda Series Tied; Dostie Signs ATO

By Thomas Harrington After two games in San Jose, the Gulls and Barracuda find themselves tied at 1-1 in the best of seven series. San Diego’s game one victory was their first win in San Jose this season, but the Barracuda roared back with a convincing win in game two. The Gulls absolutely stole game…