This is kind of scary. Aaron Taube, Busness Insider-- Five years into his retirement, the nine-time NHL All-Star says that the brain damage inflicted by his hard-hitting career makes it so he can no longer remember many parts of his past — games he played in, trips he went on, and friends he spent time with."My wife will ask me, 'Hey, remember we did this? Remember we...
Joe Thornton never lost in his returns to Boston with the San Jose Sharks until last season.
Thornton and the Sharks look to cap a five-game trip on a high note Tuesday night against the Bruins.
Thornton, who played for the Bruins from 1997-2005, is off to a strong start with six points for San Jose (4-1-1), which is 2-1-1 on this trip. He had been 4-0 as a visitor to Boston until...
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from Aaron Taube of Business Insider.
Five years into his retirement, the nine-time NHL All-Star says that the brain damage inflicted by his hard-hitting career makes it so he can no longer remember many parts of his past — games he played in, trips he went on, and friends he spent time with.
"My wife will ask me 'Hey, remember we did this? Remember we did that...
The San Jose Sharks, one of the leagues better teams, came to The Garden yesterday on the heels of back-to-back and three-in-four nights. Regardless of the fatigue factor (all teams have stretches like that), the Rangers put on a dominating performance, blanking the Sharks 4-0 and taking advantage of some critical defensive mistakes. Alex Stalock, […]
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Joe Thornton‘s third period, empty net, goal was his 1,200th career NHL point – it was the insurance marker as the San Jose Sharks doubled up the New Jersey Devils 4-2 Saturday night.
Joe Pavelski, Logan Couture and Patrick Marleau had the other Sharks goals while Adam Henrique and Mike Cammalleri scored for New Jersey.
Logan Couture and Joe Pavelski had three points apiece and the Sharks held on to spoil the Devils’ home opener with a 4-2 win at Prudential Center on Saturday night.
San Jose has still not lost a game in regulation, improving to 4-0-1.
The first two Sharks goals came on the power play.
After a long shift by the top unit, Pavelski cleaned up the rebound of a Couture shot from...
Logan Couture had a goal and two assists and Antti Niemi made 35 saves as the San Jose Sharks kept up their strong start to the season with a 4-2 win over the pesky New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.
Joe Pavelski added a goal and an assist and Joe Thornton iced the game with an empty net goal -- his 1,200th NHL point -- as the Sharks won for the fourth time in five games. They...
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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Logan Couture had a goal and two assists and Antti Niemi made 35 saves as the San Jose Sharks kept up their strong start to the season with a 4-2 win over the pesky New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.
Joe Pavelski added a goal and an assist and Joe Thornton iced the game with an empty net goal - his 1,200th NHL point - as the Sharks won for the fourth time in...
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from Jeff Z. Klein of the New York Times,
The players say that any problems have been addressed and that they are united now. But a degree of stress still seems evident as the Sharks make an early-season swing through the metropolitan area, which ends Sunday at Madison Square Garden against the Rangers. The players stiffen when they sense the inevitable questions coming with...
Matt Taormina of the Worcester Sharks, AHL affiliate of the San Jose Sharks, scored the first 3-on-3 overtime goal on Saturday, Oct. 11, at Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena with a 3-2 triumph over the Binghamton Senators an AHL affiliate of the Ottawa Senators.
The overtime format had been altered prior to the 2014 season and states. Full playing strength will be 4-on-4...
Sharks center Joe Thornton skipped the team's morning skate because he was in need of dental work.
Thornton was hit by a puck during warmups before Tuesday night's 6-5 shootout victory over the Washington Capitals. He played 22 minutes, 25 seconds and picked up two assists, but required a trip to the dentist Wednesday morning while his teammates practiced, coach Todd McLellan said.
#457224634 / gettyimages.com With their shootout victory vs the Washington Capitals last night, the San Jose Sharks improved to 3-0 on the season. Are they answering offseason questions yet? It’s been a great start to the year if you’re a Sharks fan. A shutout in the arena of your biggest rivals (spoiling their Cup celebrations […]
It’s a little surprising that John Scott still has a job in the NHL.
The 6-foot-8 enforcer lacks speed, skill and the ability to play at least 10 minutes per game, but the San Jose Sharks decided to sign him over the summer as a free agent to bolster the fourth line.
Scott entered Tuesday night’s game against the Washington Capitals with two goals in 236 career games. He added...
Hockey’s back, and today marks the first installment of my weekly league roundup. Since the 2014-15 season is still in its infancy, I’ll spend most of this edition overviewing what will be covered each week in this post, and do a quick sample in each part. Next week we’ll really start getting in depth in each section of the roundup.
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#456499014 / gettyimages.com With the NHL regular season starting today, at the time of writing the night before the SJ Sharks have still not announced their leadership…and Paul Wheeler worries that this is an issue that could hang over the Sharks early in the season even if it’s resolved before Opening Night on Wednesday. It’s […]