|Assets:||Has an impressive frame (6-3, 206 pounds) for the goaltending position and plenty of natural puck-stopping talent. Has a tendency to rise to the occasion when challenged.|
|Flaws:||As with most netminders, young or old, he needs to continue learning shooters' tendencies in order to maximize his potential as a 60-game netminder in the NHL.|
|Career Potential:||Talented goaltender with good upside.|
|OHL||Second All-Star Team||2012-13|
|OHL||Third All-Star Team||2011-12|
|5/02/2013||Loaned to Team USA for the World Championships.|
|4/27/2013||Recalled from Norfolk (AHL).|
|4/16/2013||Re-assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|1/16/2013||Returned to his junior team (Kitchener-OHL).|
|1/10/2013||Recalled from Kitchener (OHL).|
|9/14/2012||Returned to his junior team (Kitchener-OHL).|
|3/15/2012||Signed by the Anaheim Ducks to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|9/22/2011||Returned to his junior team (Kitchener-OHL).|
|6/25/2011||Drafted by the Anaheim Ducks in the 2nd round (39th overall) in 2011.|
Anaheim returns John Gibson to juniors | 01/17/2013 9:58 AM
NewsJohn Gibson has been returned to the OHL Kitchener Rangers.
Orange County Register
ImpactGibson was never expected to make the Anaheim Ducks roster this season, but at least he got the opportunity to practice with some veterans. Gibson has a 2.20 GAA and .930 save percentage in 21 OHL games this season.
Anaheim invites John Gibson to camp | 01/11/2013 10:26 AM
NewsJohn Gibson will report to the Anaheim Ducks' training camp.
Orange County Register
ImpactGibson isn't expected to make the team, but it will be an opportunity to take shots from NHL veterans. He has a 2.33 GAA and a .929 save percentage in 20 OHL games this season. He also lead Team USA to a gold medal in the 2013 World Junior Championships.
Josh Gibson outstanding in gold medal win | 01/05/2013 11:44 AM
NewsJosh Gibson was outstanding again Saturday as the U.S. defeated Sweden 3-1 to take the gold medal at the World Junior Championships in Ufa Russia.
ImpactHe stopped 26 of 27 shots in the victory and was selected as the tournament MVP, Best Goaltender and was chosen as the All-Star Team's starting goalie. It was quite the tournament for the Anaheim Ducks' prospect.
John Gibson stays strong vs Canada | 01/03/2013 9:40 AM
NewsJohn Gibson turned aside 33 of 34 Canadian shots in Team USA's 5-1 victory in the semifinals match.
ImpactGibson has been superb in this tournament and is one of the key reasons America is advancing to the gold medal game. The Anaheim Ducks took him in the second round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
John Gibson plays strong for U.S. at WJC | 01/02/2013 11:39 AM
NewsJohn Gibson has been great for the Americans at the 2013 World Junior Championship.
ImpactThe 2011 Anaheim draft pick posted a 31-save shutout on Wednesday against the Czech Republic to propel the United States into the semifinals against Canada. Gibson has a 1.51 goals-against average and he's stopped 134 of the 141 shots directed his way so far.
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