Joe Thornton, Joe Pavelski and Torrey Mitchell: San Jose’s New ‘G.I. Joes’

Joe Thornton Sharks

It’s a popular misconception that NHL head coaches spend the majority of their time diagramming and implementing X’s and O’s.  In actuality, they are mad scientists, performing chemistry experiments in …

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Battle Royale: the San Jose Sharks and Los Angeles Kings Jockey for Pacific Supremacy

“I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.” — Thomas Jefferson. One team has ruled the roost four consecutive years, missing a fifth (despite …

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‘Joey the Kid’ Needs Six Shooter for Sharks to Tame the Wild, Wild West

Back when the western portion of eastern Canada was young, there was a big kid straight out of the frozen, blustery plains of Ontario.  At 6’4″ and well over 200 …

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