Category: San Jose Sharks

San Jose Sharks vs Los Angeles Kings: Stanley Cup 2014 first-round preview

Jonathan Quick, Los Angeles Kings

It’s a shame one of California’s two best clubs will be eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs in the first-round, but unfortunately, that is the luck of the draw. The Sharks and Kings meet again in the postseason, one year…

San Jose Sharks: Patrick Marleau car accident injury status

San Jose Sharks, Patrick Marleau

San Jose Sharks long-time sniper Patrick Marleau was involved in a car accident on Wednesday, November 19. As you can see from the tweet below, his vehicle took some punishment. As bad as the car looks, all initial reports claimed…

San Jose Sharks: Cup threat or really good regular season team?

Marc Edouard Vlasic, San Jose Sharks.

For the majority of the last decade the San Jose Sharks have been a consistent regular season machine. In fact, they’ve qualified for the post-season every year possible since 2002-03 – the result of always fielding an excellent roster. However,…

Dan Boyle’s return to lineup could be tomorrow against the Coyotes

Sharks defenceman Dan Boyle. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

Eighteen days after falling victim to a vicious hit from behind courtesy of Blues’ agitator Maxim Lapierre, San Jose Sharks defenceman Dan Boyle might return to the lineup. Tomorrow, the Sharks host the Phoenix Coyotes in what will be a…

Habs Legend Larry Robinson Questions Lack of Respect in the NHL

Habs legend Larry Robinson. Image courtesy of Wikipedia Commons.

The league was different when Larry Robinson was winning Norris trophies and Stanley Cups. Those were the good old days, everyone from that era will tell you. While the on ice product has evolved incredibly since the 70’s, the modern…

Today’s 5: Crosby’s scoring pace, Sabres losing pace, Tim Thomas’ positive influence, and more.

Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins.

1. Crosby is a beast. The NHL season is only three weeks old, and already Sidney Crosby is running away with the scoring lead, again. The Kid has 17 points in 8 games, as I’m sure you already know. Pretty…

Today’s 5: Berube vs Pens, Thomas vs Bruins, Yakupov, and more.

Flyers head coach and captain Claude Giroux from 2012.  Image Courtesy of Wikipedia Commons.

1. Berube’s 1st Battle With The Pittsburgh Penguins It could be argued, you’re not truly the coach of the Philadelphia Flyers until you’ve gone head-to-head with bitter rivals the Pittsburgh Penguins. Tonight, newly appointed head coach Craig Berube will get…

Today’s 5: Crosby, Devils keep losing, Kaleta appeals 10 game suspension, and more.

Sidney Crosby, Penguins

1. A healthy Crosby is a productive Crosby Call it bad luck, or call it fragility, for whatever reason, Sidney Crosby has failed to play more than 41 games in an NHL season since 2009-10. In his last full go-round,…