Post Tagged with: "Raffi Torres"

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Sharks Will Struggle to Replace Torres

Back to Square One As mentioned here yesterday, Raffi Torres is far from a goon, and the San Jose Sharks will sorely miss the 31-year-old’s physicality and scoring ability. The […]

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Why Raffi Torres’ Injury Matters

Some might toss off yesterday’s announcement that San Jose Shark winger Raffi Torres will be undergoing a second surgery on his right knee as an insignificant event for the team’s […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 4 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Raffi Torres: Far From a Goon

**News alert, reports say Torres to miss first few months of 2014-15 with another knee procedure.** Double Jeopardy There is no question that Raffi Torres has deserved much of the […]

by · August 20, 2014 · 6 comments · NHL Rumors, Player Profiles
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Burns, Niemi, & Torres: 3 Bold Sharks Predictions

Since NHL training camps won’t get started for another month, what better way to fill a hockey news void with some bold (but perhaps not as crazy as one might […]

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Touchdown San Jose! Sharks Fourth Line Mugs Kings

After twenty minutes, the Sharks “beat LA” chants dried up. The SAP Center was not rocking. There were very few that could even entertain the idea that Jonathan Quick was […]

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The “R”-Factor: Evaluating the Return of Raffi Torres

It was a sentence many of us were unwilling to hear – Not with this team. Not with this core. And for Heaven’s sake, the window has not closed. So, when Sharks General Manager, Doug Wilson […]

by · March 23, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Sharks Rout Flyers: Torres and Couture Overshadowed By Pavelski

Joe Pavelski was really upset he didn’t come home from Russia with a medal. So upset that he led the charge against Philadelphia on Thursday. Scoring his 2nd career hat […]

by · February 28, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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The Big Bad Shark Returns: Torres Back in Lineup

For the last nine months, the closest Raffi Torres has come to a meaningful NHL game is the press box. His 2013 season ended on a suspension that kept him […]

by · February 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Injury Report, San Jose Sharks
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Sharks Still Coping Without “Tough Guys”

The San Jose Sharks are like a cat that has nine lives: you think their time is near and they will begin to fade, yet, year after year, they find […]

by · January 19, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Sharks Wish List: 5 Things Doug Wilson Wants This Holiday Season

As the holidays approach, the Western Conference elite jockey for top spots.  The Sharks currently sit in third place in the Pacific Division despite a staggering 46 points before December […]

by · December 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · San Jose Sharks
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Replacing Raffi Torres: Sharks Should Look Within

It was confirmed Thursday that the Sharks forward, Raffi Torres, will be out three to four months after undergoing surgery to repair his torn ACL.  Replacing Raffi Torres will be no […]

by · September 27, 2013 · 2 comments · Injury Report, San Jose Sharks
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Six San Jose Sharks Headlines of 2013-14

It seems like recent history has had the Sharks facing a Cup or bust mentality every October (or January in the case of 2013).  The Sharks headlines list below does […]

by · September 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, San Jose Sharks