The San Diego Gulls started their 2016-2017 training camp at the Poway Ice Arena on Monday. The Gulls are entering their second season in San Diego as the top minor league affiliate of the Anaheim Ducks. Last season, in their inaugural year, the Gulls made it all the way to the Calder Cup playoffs. San Diego finished the season with a record of 43-28-4-2 which included the playoffs.
Fans can attend several training camp on-ice practices at the Poway Ice Arena at no cost.
The remaining open practices will be held on October 4-5 and 7 with the final open practice on Sunday October 9. All practices will run from 10 a.m. to noon.
The team will also host a free intra-squad scrimmage at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, October 12 at 7 p.m.
The Gulls will play two preseason games, both against the Ontario Reign. The first is Thursday, October 6 at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario. The final preseason game will be on Monday, October 10 at the Honda Center in Anaheim.
The Gulls kick off the regular season with Opening Night on Friday, October 14 against the Tucson Roadrunners at Valley View Casino Center.