Post Tagged with: "Joe Thornton"

A Kadri for Kesler deal would make sense on the Leafs' part, but unfortunately for them it will cost a whole lot more  (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Leafs Trade Rumours

We all love trade rumours. Or, at least I assume we do. Outside of watching an actual game, and after an actual trade, a trade rumour is just about the […]

by · October 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Feed The San Jose Sharks: A PSA Q&A

Hello everyone! We are here again as the California portion of the Q&A’s commences. Today, Andrew Bensch steps into the hottest seat on the internet. Yes he is a fellow THW writer so […]

by · October 27, 2014 · 2 comments · San Jose Sharks
Thornton is still a top-tier forward (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

Thornton Silences Doubters, Leads Sharks Past Ducks

Bad Leader? Think Again Apparently some people in the hockey world, including some on his own team, aren’t fans of Joe Thornton’s brand of humor. That’s totally fine, if you […]

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Jumbled Sharks Still Searching for Identity

On the NHL’s first night of the season, the San Jose Sharks took center stage. They were a main story all offseason as their leadership was questioned and trades rumors […]

by · October 26, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
Mar 22, 2012; San Jose, CA, USA; San Jose Sharks head coach Todd McLellan stands behind the bench during the second period against the Boston Bruins at HP Pavilion. Mandatory Credit: Jason O. Watson-USA TODAY Sports

Sharks Swimming in Severely Murky Waters

No Excuses Over the first couple weeks of the season yours truly has been consistently advising fellow Sharks fans to wait until after the rough first part of the schedule […]

Patrick Marleau takes yet another does of criticism from ex-teammate Jeremy Roenick.

Patrick Marleau: Hall of Famer?

Entering his 17th season, Patrick Marleau has been a model player for the San Jose Sharks organization. There are numerous players nearing the end of their days in the NHL […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 1 comment · 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

Brent Burns Is More Ovechkin than Doughty

If you look at the standard scoring statistics, defenseman Brent Burns is tied for the Sharks team lead with seven points. If you watch the games, you’ll also notice Burns […]

Joe Thornton is three points shy of 1000 and has a chance to shoot for the milestone tonight vs the Kings.

Joe Thornton: Hall of Famer or Average Joe?

Most of you reading this may be too young to remember but way back when Joe Thornton was the number one overall pick at the 1997 NHL Draft by the […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 3 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Scary Sighting in Pacific: Sharks’ Power-Play Showing Teeth

Recent Struggles From 2010-11 through 2012-13, the San Jose Sharks power-play finished second, second, and seventh overall. If you want to go back even further, they ranked third in 2008-09, and […]

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Report Card: Sharks & Canadiens, Nothing but A’s

San Jose’s Offseason “Changes” After their 2013-14 season ended in disastrous fashion, San Jose Sharks GM Doug Wilson promised change. “Status quo is not an option” is how the man […]

Thornton is still a top-tier forward (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

Sharks Feeding Frenzy: Top 10 Most Crunch Worthy Matchups

10. Jason Demers vs the Chicago Blackhawks While Demers’ minus-5 rating in 14 games doesn’t sound all that great, his eight points in those games are his highest total vs […]

by · October 11, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks, Top 10 Lists
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

Thornton and Hertl Will Miss Brent Burns on First Line

Hockey is so close you can almost taste it. Mere hours until puck drop, San Jose looks to put their past behind them for good. A nightmarish playoff series that […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks