Joe Thornton already had a three-year contract extension with the San Jose Sharks worked out, but there was just one problem: Patrick Marleau hadn’t yet agreed to his extension. That’s […]
Eric is a freelance sports writer in the Bay Area. In addition to covering the Sharks for The Hockey Writers, he also contributes to the FanSided Network, Bay Area Sports Guy, The Hockey Writers, and Prep2Prep. He has previously written for Bleacher Report as an NHL and NBA featured columnist, and his work has been published in the San Jose Mercury News.
Recent Articles by Eric
The San Jose Sharks are like a cat that has nine lives: you think their time is near and they will begin to fade, yet, year after year, they find […]
Alex Stalock has earned his stripes as backup goaltender of the San Jose Sharks, as proven by his arduous journey to the NHL.
Perhaps just a little bitter over potentially losing young phenom Tomas Hertl for the season, San Jose Sharks General Manager Doug Wilson stirred the pot on Monday when he essentially […]
After scoring four goals against the Rangers in just his third NHL game, San Jose Sharks forward Tomas Hertl told the sellout crowd at the SAP Center, “This is dream. […]
In August of 2007, the San Jose Sharks signed a young, speedy winger by the name of Milan Michalek to a lucrative six-year, $26 million contract extension. The 23-year-old Michalek […]
A bad loss in Winnipeg, a sweep of Western Canada, and a dud in Chicago. That’s the San Jose Sharks week-long, five-game road trip in a nutshell; a road trip […]
When San Jose Sharks forward Brent Burns took a stick to the mouth on Oct. 12 in a game against the Ottawa Senators, nobody thought much of it considering that […]
It’s almost as if the San Jose Sharks have forgotten how they got off to a 10-1-1 start to the season. After an overtime loss to the Kings last Wednesday, […]
For the first time since the start of the regular season, the San Jose Sharks no longer hold sole possession of first place in the Pacific Division. In fact, the […]
When Joe Thornton played his first career NHL game in 1997, Tomas Hertl was just three years old, being raised about 4,000 miles away in the Czech Republic. Sixteen years […]
The NHL season has not gone the Sharks way. After starting a perfect 7-0-0, San Jose has gone 1-6-3 since then and have fallen to seventh in the Western Conference. […]