November 29, 20150

Wingels after Sharks’ win: “It was a good redemption game for us.”

One thing is certain about the Sharks after Saturday night: The team that hosted the Calgary Flames sure as heck didn’t look like the team that was defeated by the

November 26, 20152

Sharks still can’t translate road success to home ice

After the historic 6-0-0 road-trip that put them atop the Pacific Division, the question immediately arose: Can the Sharks have that same success on home ice? Through the first couple

November 18, 20153

What the Sharks have gotten right on this road trip

Following a disappointing loss to the visiting New York Islanders, a member of the postgame media scrum asked forward Joel Ward if it was a “good thing” that the Sharks

November 11, 20150

Sharks pull goalie less than four minutes in, lose 4-2 to NY

Another game, another thrilling second period effort from the Sharks. They out-shot and out-played the visiting New York Islanders, cutting into a two-goal deficit thanks to a sneaky marker from

November 08, 20150

Sharks continue to be stymied by slow starts

A hard-hitting, tight-checking, low-scoring tilt is to be expected when the Anaheim Ducks come to town. A shutout at the hands of their backup goalie, however, wasn’t what the Sharks

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November 06, 20153

Haley vs. Thornton fight helps propel Sharks to 5-2 win over Panthers

It started at the 2:48 marker of the first frame. Micheal Haley, fresh off a call-up from the Barracuda, chucked his gloves to the ice for a tussle with Florida

November 04, 20150

DeBoer on Sharks’ slow starts: “We can’t play a 40-minute game.”

Sure, bad starts happen. It’s no secret, though, that for the Sharks bad starts happen too often. What’s worse is that in recent contests Team Teal has constantly been the

October 29, 20151

Takeaways from Sharks’ hard-fought loss to Predators

You don’t have to like the result of Wednesday night’s Sharks’ game against the Predators. But there is no denying how good of a hockey game it shaped up to

October 25, 20156

Ward’s hat trick leads Sharks past Hurricanes

After Joel Ward scored his second goal on Saturday evening, you could see that his teammates were trying to set him up to notch a third. Brent Burns succeeded in

October 23, 20150

Joel Ward after Sharks’ loss: “The hockey gods are really up against us right now.”

It had all the makings of a neck-and-neck tilt on Thursday evening, your stereotypical Sharks-Kings matchup. That is, until Tyler Toffoli managed to wrap the puck around Martin Jones’ hyper-extended

October 21, 20155

Four factors to watch during Sharks’ upcoming homestand

In hindsight, going 2-2-0 on the first road trip of the season isn’t too shabby … except when you consider that the Sharks were 4-0-0 on the season and those

October 11, 20151

“Last year is in the rear view mirror.” — Sharks beat Ducks 2-0

Coach Peter DeBoer had a great way of summing up the Sharks’ victory over the Anaheim Ducks: “Last year is in the rear view mirror.” Game after game in the

October 08, 20152

What we learned from the Sharks’ season-opening rout of the Kings

A lot has happened since the last time the San Jose Sharks played a game that counted. And a lot of speculation has centered on how this season would go.

raffi torres jakob silfverberg head shot
October 05, 20153

Sharks are again Raffi-less after massive suspension

It was widely expected that Raffi Torres would receive a hefty suspension for illegally checking Anaheim’s Jakob Silfverberg in the head on Saturday night. But I don’t think anyone expected

September 30, 20150

Sharks beat Canucks, find old habits are hard to break

Tuesday’s tilt against the visiting Vancouver Canucks was the first glimpse at what the Sharks’ regular season roster might look like — and how they stack up with the competition.

September 27, 20150

Joel Ward: “Luckily we have a few more games to work things out.”

Despite the Sharks’ early preseason success, coach Peter DeBoer hasn’t gotten too carried away in the wins, insisting there is still work to be done. Some of those things became

Raffi Torres torresing
September 26, 20150

Torres, Stalock debuts highlight Sharks’ 3-1 win over Coyotes

If there was a theme to the Sharks’ victory over the Coyotes on Friday night, it was that the night consisted of several successful debuts. Yes, the night was easily

September 19, 20157

DeBoer already having a positive impact after Sharks’ first day of camp

We’ve used the terms “clean slate” and “fresh start” an awful lot in reference to how Peter DeBoer and the San Jose Sharks would enter their 2015-16 campaign. Now, with

August 31, 20157

Will the Sharks’ new acquisitions make them compete harder?

Few things seem longer and duller than the last couple of weeks before hockey season starts. Especially when the resident team doesn’t play past the regular season and has a

July 02, 20150

Two Martins headline San Jose Sharks’ offseason acquisitions

It’s only July 2, but the Sharks’ roster is starting to bend and take on a different shape. Whether that bending is enough to catapult San Jose into the playoffs

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