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April 18, 20132

Sharks break Backstrom, explode towards playoff berth

The last five games of every NHL season are important when your team is in playoff contention, but that may be understating it for the top eight seeds in the

April 16, 20139

Raffi Torres – newest Sharks hero

Playoff-mania is officially back in San Jose. With six games remaining, it wouldn’t get much bigger than their Tuesday night battle with the Los Angeles Kings, and San Jose won

Logan Couture Sharks
April 15, 20133

Sharks cap roadie with convincing win over Phoenix

On the surface this was simply a chance for the Sharks to split their final extended road trip, but this 4-0 win over the Coyotes meant so much more. They

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April 13, 20131

Sharks can’t fight off slow start in 2-1 loss to Dallas

Although they won the faceoff battle 31-23, dominated in takeaways 10-3 and outshot the Dallas Stars 31-19, the San Jose Sharks couldn’t overcome the 2-0 first period deficit they found

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April 04, 20132

Sharks cap off weird day with physical win over Wild

This was one of the strangest trade deadlines in a long time for the San Jose Sharks. On Tuesday they said goodbye to long-time fan favorite Ryane Clowe, who reportedly

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April 03, 201313

Sharks complete most awkward trade in history, acquire Raffi Torres

If you were wondering how the Sharks were going to replace Ryane Clowe’s toughness, Doug Wilson delivered your answer about three minutes after the trade deadline expired: You all remember

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April 02, 20133

Sorry, ladies — Sharks trade Ryane Clowe to the Rangers

Finally, “Clowe Watch 2013″ is over. Although several teams — including the Canucks, Flyers, Bruins and Canadiens — were all rumored to be in talks with the Sharks for Ryane

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April 02, 20137

McLellan, Wilson saving more than just Sharks’ season

It feels like years have passed since I stated my case for the Sharks giving head coach Todd McLellan the ax. It was late February and the wheels had completely

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March 31, 20130

BASG and Amici’s watch the Sharks go streaking

Contrary to popular belief, sportswriting is hard work. Finding unique angles, analyzing statistics, transcribing interviews and quotes — it’s not just watching the game and writing your opinion. It can

San Jose Sharks
March 28, 20139

Sharks appear on the rise after third straight win

I’ve heard it said “it’s hard to see the forest for the trees,” and while I never enjoyed poetry all that much, this seems a fitting way to describe the

San Jose Sharks
March 28, 20131

BASGcast (Episode 31): San Jose Sharks trade Douglas Murray

Ruthless Sports Guy returns to BASGcast and talks Sharks hockey with Bay Area Duck Guy. The Guys discuss how the Douglas Murray trade affects the Sharks now and for the

Logan Couture Sharks
March 25, 20136

Sharks respond to Murray trade with convincing win over Anaheim

San Jose’s 5-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks just hours after trading Douglas Murray was an obvious indication that this team is finally turning a corner. Okay, maybe that’s a

March 25, 201311

Sharks trade Douglas Murray to Penguins for two second-round picks

Sharks fans’ favorite scapegoat is officially gone. Originally reported by TSN, veteran defenseman Douglas Murray has been traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins. David Pollak is reporting the Sharks both a

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March 22, 201310

Sharks Week: And the winners are…

Six winners will soon find a pair of luxury suite tickets in the mail, to see the San Jose Sharks take on the Phoenix Coyotes at The Tank on Saturday,

SJ Sharks Penthouse Suite tickets
March 21, 201341

Sharks Week – Last chance to win two luxury suite tickets to a Sharks game!

Welcome to the FINAL DAY of Sharks Week! We’ve been running contest posts every day this week. What does the winner get? You probably already know but we’re going to

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March 20, 20134

Dan Boyle shows he’s worth keeping in teal

Most would call it a “character win,” and the story line until next game will be whether or not the Sharks can build on their 4-3 shootout win over the

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March 20, 201351

Sharks Week – Who’s your favorite Shark of all time?

Welcome to Day Three of Sharks Week! Okay, so we’ve had some pretty awesome giveaways on BASG, but this is the best one yet. Over the course of this week

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March 19, 201363

Sharks Week: What’s the best part about watching live hockey?

Welcome to Day Two of Sharks Week! Okay, so we’ve had some pretty awesome giveaways on BASG, but this is the best one yet. Over the course of this week

Todd McLellan Sharks
March 18, 20138

Sharks don’t respond to McLellan’s ‘tongue-lashing,’ lose again to Ducks

Todd McLellan took it to his team following their 5-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night. According to Kevin Kurz, the head coach gave a “good old-fashioned

SJ Sharks Penthouse Suite tickets
March 18, 201388

Sharks Week: We’re giving away six pairs of luxury suite tickets!

Welcome to Sharks Week! Okay, so we’ve had some pretty awesome giveaways on BASG, but this is the best one yet. Over the course of this week we’ll run daily

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