Post Tagged with: "Brent Burns"

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5 Musts for Sharks to Go from Pretenders to Contenders

As those of you who have followed me all season are probably aware, I’ve soured on the Sharks. Every year prior to this one my thought process was that this would […]

The San Jose Sharks were undoubtedly happy to see Brent Burns back in the lineup, and so should fantasy managers. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Eight (Not So) Pacific NHL All-Star Game Players

As fans delve into their own teams’ statistics and playoff viability, it’s easy to miss the news about players in other divisions. Our “Know Your NHL All-Stars” series highlights players […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · All-Star Weekend
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Sharks Lose Braun, Wingels in Embarrasing Loss

Wingels & Braun Injured Monday night in San Jose may have unofficially marked the end of the San Jose Sharks’ season. Not only did they lose an embarrassing home effort […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 3 comments · Injury Report, San Jose Sharks
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Can Devils Rebound vs Sharks?

Both the Devils (16-22-8) and Sharks (24-16-6) will be looking to rebound after losses as the New Jersey Devils fell in a poor effort to the Anaheim Ducks 5-1. The […]

Marc-Edouard Vlasic might not maintain his recent offensive production over the remainder of the current NHL season, but he is a steady contributor that could definitely help out managers that are in a pinch. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Norris Debate: Shut-Down Vlasic or Two-Way Burns?

The James Norris Memorial Trophy is awarded every year to the “defense player who demonstrates throughout the season the greatest all-round ability in the position.” A lot of the time, however, […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 7 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Sharks 5 on 5 Woes: A Free Fall From Grace

What a Difference a Year Makes Last season the San Jose Sharks scored 24 more goals at even strength than their opponents. This season however has been a completely different […]

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Two Roads Diverge For Sharks GM Doug Wilson

Buy or Sell As noted here a couple of days ago, the decision by San Jose Sharks GM Doug Wilson to move Brent Burns back to defense has been a […]

by · January 6, 2015 · 47 comments · San Jose Sharks
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An (Unrealistic) Sharks Christmas Wish List

‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the league, not a creature was stirring, not even John Scott. With it being Christmas eve and the NHL in the middle […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 7 comments · Humor, San Jose Sharks
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Sharks Must Find a Scoring Right Wing

Scoring Still a Concern The San Jose Sharks are currently on quite a roll. After hovering around .500 during an extremely rough road schedule the first two months of the […]

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

Chemistry Behind Sharks’ Surge up the Standings

Road Schedule From Hell For the majority of their arduous (and that’s putting it lightly) road stretch to start the season (16 of their first 21 games were away from […]

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Thornton Declining? Say it Ain’t So Joe

No Longer Jumbo? It happens to everyone at some point in their career. Typically around age 30 NHL players begin to decline offensively according to statistics. Joe Thornton is currently […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 6 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Sharks Showing Signs of Life

So far the Sharks are undefeated with Mike Brown in the lineup this season. A Long Road Ahead After the Sharks lost 2-0 to the Calgary Flames before Thanksgiving it […]

by · December 6, 2014 · 2 comments · San Jose Sharks