San Diego Gulls stifled by Texas Stars, O’Brien scores lone goal

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 […]

AHL: Reign Downed By Gulls In Shootout – Analysis, Line Combos, Video Highlights

Roughly one-third of the way through their season, the Ontario Reign are cruising through the AHL’s Pacific Division. With only four regulation losses, it has been nearly impossible from denying the Reign a point after 60 minutes of play. The team that won last year’s Calder Cup in Utica hasn’t looked to have slowed down […]

San Diego Gulls Sweep San Jose Barracuda with OT Victory

The San Diego Gulls were looking to sweep a home-and-home series against the San Jose Barracuda after taking the first game in Northern California 5-0. In the end, overtime was needed to determine a winner on Teddy Bear Toss Night, benefiting Rady’s Children’s Hospital.
A sloppy first period by the Gulls kept them scoreless through four […]

Reign Battle Back Sunday Beat Barracuda 2-1 In Overtime, Finish Weekend with Four Points

It was a fitting end to the game on Star Wars night as the Reign struck back twice to pick up a come from behind overtime win 2-1 on a goal by Kevin Gravel.  The victory comes at the heels of the 3-1 win over Bakersfield last night giving the Reign a sweep of the […]

Gravel, Stothers Post-Game Quotes About Michael Mersch

After a 2-1 overtime victory against the San Jose Barracuda, the Ontario Reign have won their first two games without Michael Mersch in the lineup after his call up to the Los Angeles Kings.  Some of Mersch’s teammates in Ontario spoke about his call up to the NHL.
Kevin Gravel on Mersch getting a chance to […]

Kempe Scores, But Gulls Hand Reign First Regulation Loss at Home

After dropping a close contest in San Diego Friday night, the Ontario Reign fell again to the Anaheim Ducks farm club on Saturday night, this time 3-1.
Adrian Kempe, one of the Kings top prospects at forward, netted his seventh marker of the season in the third period, but it wasn’t enough to spark a […]

SD Gulls Drop Sixth Straight; Stars Win 5-3 and Campbell Recalled

The San Diego Gulls returned home Wednesday night looking to break a five-game losing streak, facing off against the Texas Stars. Unfortunately, the team could not shake the troubles from their recent four-game road trip, as bad turnovers and sloppy defense eventually led to their sixth straight loss.
Despite coming out and playing a strong first […]

Mersch, Dowd Record Multi-Point Nights as Reign Outshine Stars

CEDAR PARK, Texas — The Ontario Reign went to head-to-head with the AHL’s highest scoring team and prevailed in a 7-6 victory against the Texas Stars.
Five different players registered multipoint nights, including Jordan Samuels-Thomas who scored the game-winner with 3:33 remaining after Texas had battled back to tie the game at 6-6.
“I don’t think either […]

Ducks Prospect Nick Ritchie Leads the Way, But Gulls Fall to Barracuda 4-3

The San Diego dropped the first of a two-game series to the visiting San Jose Barracuda in a shootout loss, after earlier giving up the lead twice throughout a game wrought with penalties.
Anaheim Ducks prospect Nick Ritchie opened the scoring early, putting the Gulls up 1-0 just 1:48 into the first period, his ninth of […]

MacDermid Scores First AHL Goal, Reign Win 2-1 Over San Jose

Kurtis MacDermid saw his opening.  There was a screen in front from defenseman Vincent LoVerde and he had an open lane to shoot.  MacDermid took his chance from the point and his shot hit San Jose Barracuda goaltender Aaron Dell and still found it’s way past him for his first career AHL goal.
“I saw [Loverde] […]