The San Jose Barracuda accomplished probably the most unlikely turnarounds in American Hockey League historical past on Saturday evening, clinching the 16th and ultimate spot within the 2018 Calder Cup Playoffs.
San Jose defeated Stockton, 2-1, after which watched San Diego drop a 6-Three determination in Tucson, sending the Barracuda into the playoffs for the third straight spring.
On the morning of April four, San Jose sat in eighth place within the Pacific Division and trailed the Gulls by 10 factors. But the Barracuda gained their ultimate six video games in a row whereas San Diego stumbled to six losses of their final seven outings.
San Jose, which superior all the way in which to the Western Conference Finals in 2017, will meet Tucson within the Pacific Division semifinals.
The AHL’s common season ends Sunday.