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5 Predictions for the 2014-15 San Jose Sharks

San Jose Sharks training camp will be a little more spirited  than it has been in recent years when it opens September 19. In an offseason that left Sharks fans […]

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Sharks Season Preview Part I: Defense

With the 2014-15 NHL season just weeks away, it’s time for season previews. This first installment previews what the Sharks blue-line will look like to start the season. There are […]

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

5 Burning Questions on the Sharks Horizon

As the calendar seems to crawl towards the NHL season, the flip to September can certainly be celebrated. No, it isn’t October yet, but September signifies that training camp is […]

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Sharks Will Struggle to Replace Torres

Back to Square One As mentioned here yesterday, Raffi Torres is far from a goon, and the San Jose Sharks will sorely miss the 31-year-old’s physicality and scoring ability. The […]

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Will Sharks Get Brentwood Bay Bounce-Back From Irwin?

“Brentwood Bay blast” is an alliteration coined by San Jose Sharks television play-by-play man Randy Hahn for the booming slap shot from Sharks defenseman and Brentwood Bay, British Columbia native […]

by · August 18, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
Antti Niemi certainly proved that he was worth the money during his solid 2012-2013 NHL season. (Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE)

Burns, Niemi, & Torres: 3 Bold Sharks Predictions

Since NHL training camps won’t get started for another month, what better way to fill a hockey news void with some bold (but perhaps not as crazy as one might […]

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Road to Recovery: How the Sharks Are Rebuilding

What is a Rebuild? To be honest everyone has their own idea of what a rebuild should involve. It could be trading away core players, acquiring draft picks, making the […]

by · August 3, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Ultimatum for San Jose Sharks Defensemen

While everyone is focused on the signings of Mike Brown and John Scott, the San Jose Sharks have bigger problems on defense. If you include Mirco Mueller, the Sharks have […]

by · July 15, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Top 10 Minnesota Wild Draft Picks

With the 2014 NHL Entry Draft behind us and free agency opening, let’s take a look back at Minnesota’s short history and pick the ten best Wild draft picks in […]

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

Making Brent Burns Switch Back to Defense Is a Mistake

Hard to believe that in the long and sordid history of San Jose Sharks playoff failures that the two-months following their most recent episode of futility have been the most […]

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San Jose Sharks Approaching Rough Waters (Part 2)

Part 1 of this series is found here…   Defense An NHL organization’s health is now defined by three things: your goaltending depth chart, your centers, and the presence of […]

by · June 16, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Why Trading Joe Thornton Makes Sense

The State of the San Jose Sharks With Dan Boyle officially no longer a San Jose Shark, the off-season changes have begun in the Bay Area. Doug Wilson has been […]