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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 […]

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Can Sharks’ Tierney Provide Depth to Match Kings, ‘Hawks?

Strong Start It is a terribly small sample size, but through three games Sharks rookie center Chris Tierney has shown himself to be as advertised. Tierney, who was named the […]

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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 […]

Tomas Hertl is experiencing reality for the first time in his young career (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports).

Coming Attractions: When Does Tomas Hertl Visit Your Town?

Star Struck This past offseason, I chronicled the innate ability of Sharks phenom Tomas Hertl to score goals while jetting the seem. Hertl scored at least three (that came to […]

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
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Retired Sharks Numbers: Who Will Be the First?

There are currently 122 retired numbers across the NHL. However, the San Jose Sharks have yet to raise a banner with a number to their own rafters. It may take […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 4 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Why the Sharks Shouldn’t Name a Captain

During his team’s tumultuous offseason, San Jose Sharks head coach Todd McLellan has suggested numerous times that there would still be a leadership group with or without anointed captains. Furthermore, […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, San Jose Sharks
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Catch Me If You Can! Patrick Marleau & Father Time

Like a Fine Wine For all the criticism that has come down on Patrick Marleau over the years (and yours truly is no saint in that regard), all the career […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 3 comments · Player Profiles, San Jose Sharks
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Ranking Team Teal’s Top 10 Fantasy Candidates

With different fantasy leagues and settings, knowing who is more valuable can be tricky. Generally speaking most leagues have similar categories but when it comes to ranking the value of […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy, Top 10 Lists
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Facing Fate: Why Sharks Will Stumble Again

Last week we previewed what the San Jose Sharks are going to look like on the blue-line and at forward come the regular season. But where will the 2014-15 Sharks […]