Gibson (groin) is fully fit according to general manager Bob Murray and will be ready for the 2020-21 campaign.
It was a difficult year for Gibson, as his GAA topped the 3.00 mark for the first time in his career. In addition, the netminder posted a personal worst .904 save percentage. Looking ahead to next season, the Pittsburgh native should still be considered one of the top goaltenders in the league, though his supporting cast could still leave something to be desired.
Gibson (groin) recorded a 20-26-5 record, 3.00 GAA and .904 save percentage across 51 starts this season.
The American netminder had a rough go of it in 2019-20, as the aforementioned ratios were by far the worst of his six full years in the NHL and well behind his career-average 2.53 GAA and .918 save percentage. It's well documented that the Ducks are a work in progress as one of the league's (current) worst teams, but that does little to ease the sting for Gibson owners, who saw their guy make the fifth most starts in the NHL but give up too many goals to provide solid fantasy value.
Gibson (groin) will not suit up for Wednesday's contest against the Blues.
Gibson has now been sidelined for three straight games with his groin issue. The 26-year-old's next chance to play will be Saturday in Los Angeles. He owns a 3.00 GAA and .904 save percentage this season.
Gibson (groin) will not dress for Tuesday's game against the Senators.
Gibson will miss a second contest with the groin injury, as Ryan Miller will face the Senators with Anthony Stolarz backing up. The 26-year-old Gibson will try to be ready for Wednesday's game against the Blues -- if he can't go then, the Ducks' following game is Saturday versus the Kings.
Gibson (groin) will not dress for Sunday's tilt against the Wild, Elliott Teaford of The Orange County Register reports.
Gibson hurt his groin in Friday's contest against Toronto and the injury is still lingering. The team recalled Anthony Stolarz from AHL San Diego to suit up in his place. It's unclear how long Gibson is expected to be out, but his next chance to play will be Tuesday against the Senators.
Gibson (undisclosed) left Friday's game during the third period, Terry Koshan of The Toronto Sun reports.
Gibson stopped 26 shots and held a 2-0 lead before he got hurt with about 10 minutes left in regulation. Ryan Miller replaced Gibson in goal, but the latter will get credit for the win in the 2-1 game. An update on the 26-year-old goalie should be available prior to Sunday's game against the Wild.
Gibson will guard the home goal during Friday's matchup with the Maple Leafs, Eric Stephens of The Athletic reports.
Gibson was awful in his last start Tuesday against the Blackhawks, surrendering five goals on 24 shots before being replaced by Ryan Miller for the final frame of the eventual 6-2 loss. The 26-year-old backstop will attempt to snap his two-game losing streak in a home matchup with a Maple Leafs team that's averaging an impressive 3.49 goals per game on the road this campaign, first in the NHL.
Gibson allowed five goals on 24 shots over two periods during a 6-2 loss to the Blackhawks on Tuesday.
Since a stellar performance against the Penguins on Friday, Gibson has yielded eight goals in the last five periods , and he even took a penalty during that stretch. Gibson is an elite goaltender in real life, but he doesn't have the team in front of him to get on a real successful streak. Overall, he is 19-26-5 with a 3.05 GAA and .902 save percentage in 50 games this season. His 26 losses lead the league.
Gibson will start Tuesday's road clash versus the Blackhawks, Tracey Myers of NHL.com reports.
The 27-year-old will start for the seventh consecutive game, and he's accumulated a 2-2-1 record over his past five games, adding a 2.96 GAA and .902 save percentage over that span. Gibson will face a decent matchup against a Chicago offense that ranks 19th in goals per game this season (2.94).
Gibson allowed three goals on 34 shots in a 3-0 loss to the Devils on Sunday.
Gibson got no support from his teammates, and he allowed a goal in each period of the loss. The 26-year-old goalie slipped to 19-25-5 with a 2.99 GAA and a .904 save percentage in 49 starts. He's not stealing games with much frequency this year, but his stable role as a No. 1 netminder will provide value in fantasy despite an unpleasant team situation.
Gibson will patrol the blue paint for Sunday's home game against New Jersey, Ducks PA Announcer Phil Hulett reports.
Making his sixth consecutive start, Gibson is looking for his third straight win; he hasn't put together a personal three-game win streak since the team's first three games of the season. The Pittsburgh native posted a 2.95 GAA and .905 save percentage in nine February appearances. Those numbers are in line with Gibson's 2.99 GAA and .904 save percentage for the season.
Gibson stopped 28 of 30 shots in a 3-2 win over the Penguins on Friday.
Gibson won his second consecutive start with a fairly convincing performance against his hometown team. The 26-year-old improved to 19-24-5 with a 2.99 GAA and a .904 save percentage. He's allowed three or fewer goals in five of his last seven starts, which is passable for fantasy purposes.
Gibson will guard the home goal in Friday's game against the Penguins, Eric Stephens of The Athletic reports.
Gibson is 2-3-1 with a 3.35 GAA and an .897 save percentage in his last six appearances. The Pittsburgh native faces a slumping Penguins team that has just six goals in their last four games. With neither offense clicking, this could be a low-scoring battle, but a win may still be hard to come by for Gibson.
Gibson yielded three goals on 32 shots in a 4-3 overtime win over the Oilers on Tuesday.
Gibson held his own in a back-and-forth battle, ultimately getting the win when Sonny Milano potted a power-play goal in overtime. The 26-year-old netminder improved to 18-24-5 with a 3.01 GAA and a .903 save percentage in 47 starts this year. Gibson hasn't been at his best this year, but he's still the Ducks' top option in the blue paint.
Gibson will patrol the home crease for Tuesday's home game against Edmonton, Eric Stephens of The Athletic reports.
Gibson will start for the fourth time in the past five games, and he's gone 1-2-1 along with 2.74 GAA and .913 save percentage over that span. He'll draw a tough matchup Tuesday, however, facing an Oilers offense that ranks 13th in the league in goals per game this season (3.16).
Gibson surrendered six goals on 28 shots in a 6-5 overtime loss to the Golden Knights on Sunday.
The Golden Knights continue to be a problem for Gibson, who allowed 18 goals in four games against the division rival. The 26-year-old slipped to 17-24-5 with a 3.01 GAA and a .903 save percentage in 46 starts. Expect Gibson to continue struggling to win -- he's 3-4-2 in his last nine starts despite allowing three or fewer goals in six of those contests.
Gibson will guard the crease for Sunday's home tilt against Vegas, Eric Stephens of The Athletic reports.
Gibson is starting to heat up over the last week; in his last three starts, he's allowed just five goals on 98 shots despite a 1-2-0 record. Sunday will be the fourth time he's faced the Golden Knights this season. In the first three matchups, the Pittsburgh native has recorded a .900 save percentage and 4.04 GAA. On the year, Gibson owns a 2.95 GAA and .906 save percentage.
Gibson allowed just one goal on 29 shots in a 1-0 loss to the Avalanche on Friday.
Gibson and his Avalanche counterpart Pavel Francouz were excellent in the contest. The only goal came on a misplay by Ducks' defenseman Hampus Lindholm, which allowed J.T. Compher to cash in the only goal on a prime chance. Gibson dropped to 17-24-4 with the hard-luck loss. The 26-year-old has a 2.95 GAA and a .906 save percentage through 45 starts.
Gibson will protect the home twine in Friday's game against the Avalanche, Ducks PA Announcer Phil Hulett reports.
Gibson has a 2-2-1 record over his last five starts, most recently dropping a result to the Panthers on Wednesday. He'll look to take advantage of the Avalanche, who are without top-line winger Mikko Rantanen and center Nazem Kadri. The Avs have scored 21 goals over their last eight games, below their league-leading season pace of 3.54 goals per game.
Gibson gave up three goals on 31 shots in a 4-1 loss to the Panthers on Wednesday.
The Ducks struck first Wednesday, but one goal was all the support Gibson would get, which wasn't enough. The American netminder dipped to 17-23-4 with a 2.99 GAA and a .904 save percentage in 44 starts this year. Gibson could be in line for another tough start if he plays again Friday versus the high-powered Avalanche offense.
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