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October 21, 20132

Couture’s stick, Niemi’s leg earn Sharks shootout win over Red Wings

Most — nope, scratch that – all  of the luster is gone from battles between the Sharks and the Red Wings. With Detroit now in the Eastern Conference, Monday night’s game

Joe Pavelski San Jose Sharks
October 19, 20132

Pavelski lifts Sharks to dominant win over Flames

The San Jose Sharks have the roster make up of a Stanley Cup Champion. They have for several years now. What’s stood in the way of hoisting The Cup over

Dan Boyle San Jose Sharks
October 16, 20133

BASGcast (Episode 63): Dan Boyle Hit, Sharks’ Hot Start and LMJ

Ruthless Sports Guy joins Bay Area Duck Guy and Bay Area Sports Guy to discuss the awful hit on Dan Boyle and the hot start for the San Jose Sharks.

lapierre hit
October 15, 201315

Maxim Lapierre deserves lifetime ban for hit on Dan Boyle

The Sharks continued their perfect start to the season with a 6-2 victory over the previously undefeated St. Louis Blues, but none of it mattered after the 15 minute mark

Joe Thornton
October 12, 20132

Sharks lose Tomas Hertl in fifth-straight win, but for how long?

Tomas Hertl didn’t waste much time scoring his seventh goal of the season in the Sharks’ 3-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators, but a freakish collision late in the second

Vlasic
October 10, 20136

Sharks take down Canucks 4-1, but let’s talk about Thornton and Hertl

Sorry — if you watched the Sharks play the Canucks tonight in hopes of seeing Tomas Hertl add to his goal totals on the season, you were probably disappointed. But

new sweaters
August 20, 20139

Sharks reveal “next wave” of uniforms

If you bought a Sharks sweater last year, your purchase is officially outdated. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but it’s not a throwback quite yet. At least

Jim Harbaugh sharpie
August 14, 201316

Who’s the toughest head coach/manager in the Bay Area? (contest post)

According to Elton John, “Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting.” But what about Tuesday evening — specifically, last night? At around 6 pm, C.J. Spillman and Michael Thomas got into it at

Joe Pavelski San Jose Sharks
July 30, 20130

Sharks ink Joe Pavelski to five-year extension

The San Jose Sharks announced they have agreed to terms on a five-year extension with Joe Pavelski, keeping the 29-year-old center in teal through the 2018-19 season. The deal is

July 29, 20138

Top 10 things I missed in July

As I made last-minute preparations for my first journey to Southeast Asia, Homer Bailey was putting the finishing touches on his no-hitter. If we needed a signal that things would

sharks response 1
July 12, 201310

Sharks Twitter account owns ESPN for terrible “Sharknado” joke

For those of you who missed it, the SyFy Channel’s made-for-TV movie “Sharknado” took the internet by storm last night. If you haven’t heard of it, or haven’t watched it

Raffi Torres sharks
June 20, 20132

Sharks re-sign Raffi Torres

San Jose Sharks General Manager Doug Wilson announced Thursday morning that they have re-signed Raffi Torres to a three-year, $6M contract extension. This comes two days after the news of

June 19, 20135

On the Radio Wars post that turned into a Damon Bruce appearance

It seems like a lot of people tuned in to listen to BASG and me on The Damon Bruce Show yesterday. The responses and outpouring of support was phenomenal, and

couture
June 17, 20133

Logan Couture agrees to contract extension with the Sharks

It was only a few days ago that whispers started emerging about Logan Couture talking to the Sharks about extending his stay in San Jose. Now it’s official: Couture has

Damon Bruce KNBR
June 14, 201336

Trolling the Sharks becomes a staple of The Damon Bruce Show

The Chicago Blackhawks won Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final in exhilarating, triple-overtime fashion on Wednesday night. The game itself was a great omen for hockey — it appears

Todd McLellan Sharks
June 12, 20131

Sharks reward head coach Todd McLellan with contract extension

It’s been a relatively slow period for Sharks news following their Western Conference Semifinals loss to the Kings, and expectedly so. The players took time to clean out their lockers

June 05, 20134

HP Pavilion to become SAP Center, but will still be called “The Tank” by everybody

The arena in which the Sharks play their home games has had a few different names during its existence. First it was San Jose Arena. Then, Compaq bought naming rights

May 29, 20131

BASGcast (Episode 39): Sharks get Quick’d, 49ers offseason update

Ruthless Sports Guy returns to BASGcast to discuss the Sharks’ loss to Jonathan Quick … err … the Kings. Plus, Bay Area Sports Guy and Bay Area Duck Guy break

May 29, 20135

It’s time to root against the Blackhawks

Today, Sharks fans go from being Stanley Cup hopefuls to casual hockey outsiders. It’s become a tradition now: at some point during each postseason, rooting for teams turns into rooting

Quick handshake
May 28, 20135

Sharks lose Game 7 to the Kings, fall short yet again

The Sharks are chokers. Playoff pretenders. Always the bridesmaid, never the bride. Their fans have gotten used to hearing their team pasted with these labels over the last several years,

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