Post Tagged with: "Joe Thornton"

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When Exactly Did Thornton & Wilson Breakup?

The Trade That Changed Things Forever It was in late November 2005 when the San Jose Sharks were in Texas to take on the Dallas Stars. Even with the new […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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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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Front Office Overreactions to Small Samples Sinking Sharks

Close but No Cigar The San Jose Sharks have been a model of consistency as well as a model of failure over the past decade. They have made the playoffs 10 […]

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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Hockey News: Lundqvist Ready to Practice; 3-on-3 Overtime?

BREAKING: Leafs forward Nazem Kadri has been suspended four games for a headshot on Oilers Matt Fraser.  Are the Calgary Flames following in the footsteps of the Chicago Blackhawks? [Flames […]

by · March 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Doug Wilson Not Heeding Thornton’s Advice

“Stop Lying & Shut His Mouth” A few days ago when the Joe Thornton and Doug Wilson drama started, often over looked was the line from Thornton that Wilson needed […]

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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
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Will The MTS Centre Be Home Sweet Home For Jets?

There has been no shortage of drama for the Winnipeg Jets this season. From the injuries to Dustin Byfuglien’s conversion from third line forward to all-star defenceman, to the Evander […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Doug Wilson’s Failure on Par with 49ers’ Jed York

You Either Die a Hero… Apparently both Jim Harbaugh and Joe Thornton needed to die heroes had they not wanted to live to see themselves become the villains of their […]

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Pavelski & Couture Batting For Team Thornton

Pavelski Leading Off, Setting the Tone After their 6-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday, San Jose Sharks forward Joe Pavelski showed that he has no problems crushing a […]

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Doug Wilson, Joe Thornton and Steven Spielberg

Jaws There is that scene at the end of Steven Spielberg’s classic movie Jaws. The Shark has swallowed the scuba tank, Chief Martin Brody shoots the tank and the shark […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Joe Thornton Calls Out Doug Wilson

Thornton Escalates the Issue At around noon on Friday, March 13, 2015, news broke of a quote from San Jose’s former captain, Joe Thornton, that criticized his general manager. Simmering […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks