The San Diego Gulls took on the Stockton Heat in their first game since the trade deadline that saw veteran forward leave and Corey Tropp, a young forward acquired in the Jackman trade with the Chicago Blackhawks, joining the roster on the third line. The feeling heading into the game was that the team needed […]
CEDAR PARK, Texas – A Texas Stars victory would have been one of the biggest robberies of the season.
In fact, the Stars even picking up a point in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Ontario Reign seems like grand larceny.
Ontario dominated the contest. The physical style pushed around a smaller Texas team while Ontario bombed […]
The San Diego Gulls returned home after a two game winning streak on the road to face the Texas Stars, in the hopes of keeping the momentum rolling in their direction. Unfortunately, no amount of rallying goals could bring the Gulls to victory Wednesday night.
The first period saw the Stars come out with the shots […]
It was rivalry night in San Diego as the hometown Gulls took on the Ontario Reign in the Gulls final game before the all-star break. The Gulls went into the night’s matchup 2-3 in their last five, hoping to even things up. They were also looking for a little forward progress, as they sit well […]
While there are often several factors that go into a team winning a hockey game, two tend to make-or-break a team’s chance at winning. Goaltending and special teams battles can change the outcome of any given game. On Wednesday in Stockton, both played their part in defeat, as the hometown Heat beat the Ontario Reign in […]
In the AHL, rosters change almost daily. Lineups vary from night-to-night, as players are lost to injuries or call-ups, while others are brought in to fill the gaps. On Saturday, the Ontario Reign saw a rather big return to their lineup, as six-foot-five defenseman Kurtis MacDermid returned from a 12 game suspension for a hit […]
Loyal readers of MayorsManor are very familiar with Mark Yanetti. As Director of Amateur Scouting for the Los Angeles Kings, he has his finger on the pulse of the team’s prospects like few others. His job, in a nutshell, is to help the team find the prospects they draft (or sign via free agents if […]
The San Diego Gulls looked to end their two-game losing skid as they faced off against the San Jose Barracuda, but a late period rally was not enough to stop San Jose from bringing the Gulls losing streak to three.
Through the first two periods, both teams were fairly even on chances but neither team was […]
The Ontario Reign snapped their losing streak in a dramatic overtime win 3-2 over the Texas Stars on Tuesday night. After the game, Reign Head Coach Mike Stothers met with the media.
On Justin Auger’s play and confidence:
“Oh, it’s great for Auger. It was great for all of us, you know I mean that was a […]
CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars dished and dashed their way to a 6-1 victory against the San Diego Gulls on New Year’s Eve.
It was Texas’ best passing game of the season. The Stars sliced through the Gulls defense with smart passes, and they did it with flair as they scored a handful of […]