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The Motive to Fire Todd McLellan

The Motive to Fire Todd McLellan

By no means am I trying to offer my opinion on this topic but instead giving some insight on what could be both beneficial for the Sharks and McLellan if […]

by · November 27, 2014 · 14 comments · News/Commentary, San Jose Sharks
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No More Excuses: Sink or Swim Time for Sharks

No More Road Excuse The San Jose Sharks are already nine points behind the first place Anaheim Ducks in the Pacific division. San Jose has simply not been playing up […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, San Jose Sharks
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Marleau & Nieto Unfairly Criticized

Marleau Is Still the Man While it would be naïve to think any NHL team completely ignores analytics and sample size limitations, sometimes it seems like many in the business […]

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Logan Couture on Track for Career Year

Creative Couture With seven goals and nine assists for 16 points in his first 16 games of the season, it would be wrong to say Logan Couture is set to […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Player Profiles, San Jose Sharks
Dan Boyle joins a slew of defenseman who can score (Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports)

False Narratives: Sharks Lack a Killer Instinct

Stupid Narratives In the hockey world, there are a lot of false narratives that people just assume to be true after hearing it so many times. Earlier this month we […]

Sharks are coming to Hockeytown; can the  Red Wings make it 23? (Icon SMI)

False Narratives: Patrick Marleau Is a Playoff Dud

False Narrative There is a popular narrative amongst non Sharks followers that 35-year-old Patrick Marleau doesn’t get it done come the postseason. There is however, no factual evidence to this […]

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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
Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

The Buffalo Sabres 2014-15 campaign is just six games old.  The good news is there are 76 games remaining.  The bad news is there are 76 games remaining.  It has […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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 […]

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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 […]