Post Tagged with: "Brent Burns"

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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 […]

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The Demise of Todd McLellan in San Jose

The Case of Todd McLellan THIS TEAM. Yes, those words belongs in caps. Every year, every team is different. It does not matter if the players, coaches and managers are […]

by · March 20, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Burns, Pavelski, & What the Sharks *Should* Look Like

Yesterday yours truly posed a preview of what a realistic lineup could look like next season for the Sharks. Assuming GM Doug Wilson keeps his job, this is what I […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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What the Sharks Could Look Like Next Season

With the 5-2 shellacking the San Jose Sharks suffered at the hands of the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday, Team Teal is all but mathematically eliminated from the postseason race. Barring […]

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5 Things I’d Like To See for the San Jose Sharks*

*Before the Season Ends The San Jose Sharks season is awkwardly careening to an end, almost certainly without a playoff appearance. Still, there are important things that can get accomplished […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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)

Which Sharks Get the Best Bang For Your Buck?

The Sharks salaries are important to examine. Shouldn’t the guys making the most be doing the most for your team? In a perfect world, the high salary guys would have […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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

The Real Question About Brent Burns

Its Been Bad … The pitfall of the move of Brent Burns to defense continues to see ever increasing-scrutiny as the Sharks struggles continue. Saturday’s nightmare against Vancouver, a 3-2 […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Sharks Wasting Brent Burns on 3rd Pair

Broken Record Yes, yes, call me a broken record, tell me to stop beating the dead horse. Got any other clichés? The biggest personnel change the San Jose Sharks made […]

by · March 8, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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

Revisiting the Brent Burns Trade

On June 24th, 2011, the Minnesota Wild and San Jose Sharks made a blockbuster trade on the 2011 NHL Draft floor. The Sharks acquired one of the top defensemen in […]

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Stadium Series Shaping up as Must Win for Sharks

Two Teams, Two Directions The NHL couldn’t ask for better story lines heading into a February outdoor game. The defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings are making a charge up […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 2 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Evidence Shows Sharks Better With Burns at Forward

Not a Bad Defenseman Brent Burns is an excellent puck moving defenseman. Let me be perfectly clear about that. When playing defense consistently he has been a top four or […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 12 comments · San Jose Sharks