Post Tagged with: "Brent Burns"

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
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

3 Positive Signs for Sharks Despite Struggles

Slumping Sharks Losers in five of their last six games, (albeit two overtime/shootout losses), the San Jose Sharks are slowly losing their grip on a playoff spot. Team Teal is […]

by · February 13, 2015 · 6 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)

Sharks’ Blue-Line Holds Promise; Biggest Hole at Forward

The San Jose Sharks are having a significant down year this season compared to a year ago. Last season they finished second in their division with 111 points. This year […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 3 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Flames Proving to be Bizarre Kryptonite for Sharks

Flames Raging Without Explanation Despite being among the bottom Corsi teams in the NHL,  the Calgary Flames are in playoff position and just capped off a 4-1 season series over […]

by · February 10, 2015 · 3 comments · Calgary Flames, San Jose Sharks
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Are the Sharks Mishandling Mirco Mueller?

Strange Rookie Season This past offseason 2013 first round pick Mirco Mueller was a popular candidate to crack the opening night roster for the San Jose Sharks. After reportedly putting […]

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Top 5 Sharks This Season

It has been an up and down, Jekyll and Hyde season for the San Jose Sharks in 2014-15. A number of players have impressed and a number have disappointed. The […]

by · February 3, 2015 · 3 comments · San Jose Sharks, Top 10 Lists
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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 […]