Playoff Preview: Colorado Avalanche vs. San Jose Sharks

This will be the fifth time the San Jose Sharks and Colorado Avalanche have met in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, but just the first time since 2010. That puts these familiar foes on somewhat unfamiliar ground and there’s a sense that this year could tell a unique tale all its own. When you consider thatContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Colorado Avalanche vs. San Jose Sharks”

Playoff Preview: Vegas Golden Knights vs. San Jose Sharks

The San Jose Sharks and Vegas Golden Knights already have a nice rivalry and that’ll be on display when they meet in the first round. Last season, the Golden Knights defeated the Sharks in the second round and outscored them 22-14 over six games. They went on to the Stanley Cup Final. This time around,Continue reading “Playoff Preview: Vegas Golden Knights vs. San Jose Sharks”

Sharks: Erik Karlsson’s On a Roll in San Jose

San Jose Sharks defenceman Erik Karlsson has been on a roll lately. The 28-year-old now has 41 points in 44 games, a significant shift in fortunes considering how slow his initial start seemed to be sporting the brand new teal sweater. But now, the Landsbro native is looking like the Karlsson of old. And thatContinue reading “Sharks: Erik Karlsson’s On a Roll in San Jose”

Sharks: San Jose Believes in Erik Karlsson

Many letters have been spilled about how Erik Karlsson has been struggling as a member of the San Jose Sharks. Ahead of meeting the Toronto Maple Leafs Thursday, talk has elevated once more. Unpacking it is initially a matter of numbers. Karlsson has eight points in 19 games with San Jose. No goals. Only threeContinue reading “Sharks: San Jose Believes in Erik Karlsson”

Senators: Ottawa’s Slide Continues; So Does the Drama

Let’s face it: the Ottawa Senators are the team people like to bag on. The turmoil in their locker room made the soap opera summer fly by and the year ahead was seen by many as a problem in the making. But then October hit and the Senators reached the 21st with a 4-2-1 recordContinue reading “Senators: Ottawa’s Slide Continues; So Does the Drama”