The Ducks have recalled right wing Kiefer Sherwood and center Sam Steel from the San Diego Gulls, Anaheim's primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Sherwood, 23 (3/31/95) has recorded 5-5=10 points with a +2 rating in 46 games with Anaheim this season. Signed as a free agent on Mar. 19, 2018, Sherwood earned his first career NHL point (assist) in his NHL debut on Oct. 3 at San Jose, and scored his first career NHL goal on Oct. 13 at Dallas. The 6-0, 194-pound forward collected 6-11=17 points with a +14 rating in 24 games with San Diego this season. Sherwood co-led San Diego skaters in plus/minus at the time of his recall.
Steel, 21 (2/3/98), has earned 1-3=4 points in 16 games with the Ducks this season. Selected by Anaheim in the first round (30th overall) of the 2016 NHL Draft, Steel made his NHL debut on Oct. 3 at San Jose and scored his first career NHL goal on Oct. 21 vs. Buffalo. The 5-11, 186-pound center collected 18-21=39 points in 50 games with San Diego this season. At the time of his recall, Steel led Gulls rookies in goals and ranked second in points and assists.