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John Gibson | Goalie

Team: Anaheim Ducks
Age / DOB:  (21) / 7/14/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 216
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John Gibson (groin) has been assigned to the minors.
He hasn't played since Oct. 30 because of a groin injury, which he suffered on Nov. 2 during warmups at Colorado. With Frederik Andersen and Ilya Bryzgalov in the fold for Anaheim, Gibson will be afforded some time to play in the minors. We wouldn't completely rule him out from returning to the NHL at some point, though. Dec 17 - 5:55 PM

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John Gibson (groin) is now able to participate in practices.

Ilya Bryzgalov has signed with the Ducks, so there might not be a spot for Gibson on the Ducks once he's healthy. The most likely scenario is that Gibson will be sent to the minors once he's ready to play so that he can at very least shake off the rust. If Bryzgalov proves to be a solid backup under Frederik Andersen though, Gibson might not rejoin the Ducks this season.
Dec 12 - 9:44 AM

John Gibson is expected to finish the season in the AHL once he comes back from injury.

With Ilya Bryzgalov possibly signing with the Ducks and if he does he would backup Frederik Andersen, Gibson is expected to get some more seasoning in Norfolk. He was 2-2 in four games with a .927 save percentage and a 2.28 goals against average with the Ducks before getting hurt.
Dec 5 - 7:20 PM

John Gibson (groin) is expected to return before the end of December.

Gibson has missed 14 consecutive games, and hasn't started since October 30th. The 21-year-old is 2-2-0 with a 2.28 goals-against-average and a .927 save percentage.
Nov 30 - 6:27 PM

John Gibson has been placed on the injured reserve list with a groin problem.

Gibson is expected to miss the next six weeks. The timing of this injury is particularly unfortunate for Gibson given that he was just starting to challenge Frederik Andersen for the starting job after Gibson got off to a slow start this season.
Nov 4 - 3:33 PM

John Gibson (lower body) will be examined by team doctors in Anaheim Monday.

Gibson was injured during warmups as he was scheduled to start with Frederik Andersen also injured. Jason LaBarbera picked up the start and backstopped the Ducks to a victory. Consider Gibson day-to-day for now.
Nov 3 - 4:50 AM

John Gibson suffered a lower-body injury before Sunday's game against Colorado.

Gibson suffered the injury during the pre-game warm-up. He was scheduled to start in goal, but was replaced by Jason LaBarbera. We'll have an update as soon as one is made available.
Nov 2 - 8:51 PM

John Gibson lost for the first time since Oct. 6, allowing two goals on 29 shots in a 2-0 loss to the Blues on Thursday night.

Gibson drops to 2-2 on the season so far. The 21-year-old has now started four of the Ducks' 11 games, as Frederik Andersen has emerged with the upper hand following a 6-1 start. The rookie didn't play badly though on Thursday, and would have likely fared better if Anaheim's offense had played like they normally do.
Oct 30 - 11:54 PM

John Gibson will be back in Anaheim's cage for Thursday's game versus St. Louis.

The move should come as no surprise after he pitched a 38-save shutout victory against Chicago on Tuesday night. Gibson will be facing a banged up Blues team, which is missing their top two centers (Paul Stastny and David Backes) as well as T.J. Oshie.
Oct 30 - 4:50 PM

Anaheim goaltender John Gibson was superb on Tuesday as he turned away 38 shots en route to a 1-0 shutout victory over Chicago.

Gibson very clearly has maintained a role with this Ducks teams despite Frederik Andersen's early season heroics and should be rostered in all formats. The win raises Gibson's record to 2-1-0 on the year and improves his GAA and save percentage to 2.33 and .926, respectively.
Oct 29 - 2:55 AM

John Gibson will play between the pipes on Tuesday.

It will be Gibson's second start in three games. He kicked out 16 of 17 shots in a 4-1 victory over Columbus on Friday.
Oct 28 - 2:33 PM

John Gibson finally got his first win of the season Friday night, beating Columbus 4-1.

The Blue Jackets only sent 17 pucks his way, never more than seven in a period. but a win's a win. Even Scott Hartnell's powerplay goal late in the first to make it 2-1 Anaheim was flukey, as Gibson went to bat away the puck and it hit Hampus Lindholm and in. Might this be the start of the next great goalie war in Anaheim? Tune in to find out!
Oct 25 - 1:32 AM

John Gibson is expected to start in Friday's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Gibson played in the Ducks' season opener against Pittsburgh, but he allowed six goals on 39 shots in that game. Frederik Andersen started in Anaheim's second game and has gone on an impressive 6-0-0 run. In the middle of that, Gibson asked the Ducks if he could be temporarily reassigned to the minors so that he could get in a couple starts. Thanks to Gibson's decision to play in the AHL, he shouldn't be rusty going into this contest.
Oct 24 - 4:46 PM

John Gibson is back with the Ducks after playing in two games with AHL Norfolk.

Anaheim plays Wednesday, Friday and Sunday this week, so there's a chance that Gibson could see his second NHL start of the season.
Oct 20 - 3:09 PM

John Gibson got the win in goal for Norfolk on Friday but lost on Saturday to the Manchester Monarchs.

The Admirals won 3-2 Friday with Gibson stopping 32 shots but he gave up all four on only 27 shots in a 4-2 loss to the Kings minor league affiliate as the Admirals and Monarchs clashed in two games. Look for Gibson to be recalled this week and with the Ducks playing all three at home, he should get one start in place of Frederik Andersen.
Oct 19 - 4:56 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Ryan Getzlaf
2Ryan Kesler
3Rickard Rakell
4Nate Thompson
LW1Patrick Maroon
2Jakob Silfverberg
3Emerson Etem
4Dany Heatley
5Matt Beleskey
RW1Corey Perry
2Andrew Cogliano
3Tim Jackman
4Kyle Palmieri
5Devante Smith-Pelly
6Rene Bourque
D1Cam Fowler
2Francois Beauchemin
3Hampus Lindholm
4Ben Lovejoy
5Sami Vatanen
6Eric Brewer
7Colby Robak
8Clayton Stoner
9Mark Fistric
10Sheldon Souray
G1Frederik Andersen
2Ilya Bryzgalov