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”

Senators: Let the Erik Karlsson Speculation Begin

Summer is upon us and so is the obligatory news and scuttlebutt based on microscopic nuggets of actual fact with respect to what could be a rather busy off-season. After the Stanley Cup is awarded and the proverbial dust has settled, a number of franchises have work to do and a number of players haveContinue reading “Senators: Let the Erik Karlsson Speculation Begin”

Blues: St. Louis Advances to Cup Final with Game Six Win

The St. Louis Blues are going to the Stanley Cup Final. St. Louis punched their ticket Tuesday, snagging a 5-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game Six. They’ll face the Boston Bruins for hockey’s ultimate prize. The last time the Blues found themselves in the Stanley Cup Final, it was 1970. Back then,Continue reading “Blues: St. Louis Advances to Cup Final with Game Six Win”

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”