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The San Jose Sharks, Vince Lombardi and Strange Decisions

The San Jose Sharks have made plenty of ‘hard to understand’ decisions this season. In that spirit, I will attempt to deconstruct a recent decision, one that most fans probably […]

by · March 31, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
Tyler Kennedy brings experience to the Isles' bottom-six and could be a good insurance option should anything happen to any of New York's forwards. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Will Kennedy Stick with Isles?

At the trade deadline a couple of weeks ago, the Islanders surprised some as they acquired Tyler Kennedy from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a conditional draft pick. […]

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Tuesday Trade Review: San Jose Rents Brian Campbell (2008)

The Situation In the 2007-2008 season, the Buffalo Sabres were in the mix of the playoff hunt in the middle of February. Piggybacking off of incredible performances by Derek Roy, […]

The Sharks completed their first Western Canada sweep in franchise history.  (Mandatory Credit: Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)

Stalock Robs Malkin; Deserves Chance at No. 1 Job

OK, obviously no goalie deserves anything based on a singular save. However, the stop by San Jose Sharks backup netminder Alex Stalock off of Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin on […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Perhaps Patrick Marleau’s Penalty Killing Days Should be Over

A Season to Forget The 2014-15 season has not been kind to Sharks veteran Patrick Marleau. For the first few months it seemed like every bounce was going against him. […]

by · March 29, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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When Exactly Did Thornton & Wilson Breakup?

The Trade That Changed Things Forever It was in late November 2005 when the San Jose Sharks were in Texas to take on the Dallas Stars. Even with the new […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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He’s Halfway There: Tierney on a Tear

A Half-Season of Experience Over the past ten games, few San Jose Sharks have performed as well as center Chris Tierney. The 20-year old skater has shown incredible improvement in his play since […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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An Appreciation of Scott Hannan

No Fountain of Youth Father Time is unbeaten. Athletes leave the big stage when age combines with wear and tear to eat away at the athleticism required to play a […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Top 3 Reasons to Keep Watching the Sharks

With the San Jose Sharks set to miss the postseason for the first time in over a decade, what is left for Sharks fans to look forward to these last […]

Can you really blame the goalie sometimes? (Bridget DS/Flickr)

Sharks Penalty Kill Sinking Their Record And Niemi May Be to Blame

The San Jose Sharks are all but done this year. 8 points out of a playoff spot and drowning in their own mediocrity, the Sharks have only themselves to blame. […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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10 Mistakes by Sharks Management Past 10 Months

The San Jose Sharks are about to miss the playoffs for the first time in over a decade. A loss to the Ottawa Senators on Monday with both the Kings […]

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5 Sharks Who Must be Better Next Season

With the Sharks current playoff hopes on life support, it is never too early to look into what needs to change come next season. San Jose has a number of […]