2019-2020 Season Preview: San Jose Sharks

The San Jose Sharks were just two wins removed from making it to the Stanley Cup Final last season, so they didn’t see fit to make many changes over the course of the summer. That said, the club will have to make do without Joe Pavelski and forwards Joonas Donskoi and Gustav Nyquist. There wereContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: San Jose Sharks”

What Went Wrong: San Jose Sharks

The San Jose Sharks posted another quality regular season record in 2018-2019, finishing second in the Pacific Division and second in the Western Conference. They clinched their playoff spot in March and advanced to the Western Conference Final, eventually falling to the Blues in six games. The Sharks produced a 46-27-9 record, good for 101Continue reading “What Went Wrong: San Jose Sharks”

Sharks: San Jose Signs Karlsson to Lucrative Eight-Year Deal

The speculation is over already, as defenceman Erik Karlsson will remain with the San Jose Sharks over the long haul. The Sharks re-signed their pending free agent to an eight-year deal worth $92 million Monday. “I’m excited to continue the chase for the ultimate prize: the Stanley Cup,” Karlsson said. “Last year was an unbelievableContinue reading “Sharks: San Jose Signs Karlsson to Lucrative Eight-Year Deal”

Blues: Series is St. Louis’ to Lose After Dominant Game Five Win

The San Jose Sharks are a game away from elimination in their Western Conference Final series with the St. Louis Blues and it really feels like their backs are up against the proverbial wall. The Blues took Game Five by a final score of 5-0 Sunday, effectively shelling Martin Jones and the Sharks out ofContinue reading “Blues: Series is St. Louis’ to Lose After Dominant Game Five Win”

Playoff Preview: San Jose Sharks vs. St. Louis Blues

The San Jose Sharks have met the St. Louis Blues five times in the post-season, with the Sharks holding the edge with three wins. The last – and only – time San Jose made the Stanley Cup Final took place after they knocked off the Blues in the 2016 Western Conference Final and eventually lostContinue reading “Playoff Preview: San Jose Sharks vs. St. Louis Blues”