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”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Dallas Stars

The Dallas Stars caught themselves within a breath of the Western Conference Final last year. After missing the playoffs for two consecutive seasons, getting back in the swing of things was a decidedly more favourable outcome. And more favourable still would be making that Final and challenging for the Stanley Cup. To that end, theContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Dallas Stars”

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”

What Went Wrong: Dallas Stars

The Dallas Stars enjoyed a somewhat controversial 2018-2019, with team ownership getting involved in an almost unprecedented level and the squad responding the only way they really could. The Stars finished the regular season with a 43-32-7 record, good for 93 points and the first wild card spot in the Western Conference. They were threeContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Dallas Stars”

Stars: Dallas Signs Veteran Pavelski for Three Years

The Joe Pavelski era has come to an end with the San Jose Sharks. The forward and former captain of the Sharks signed a three-year contract with the Dallas Stars. The 34-year-old will earn $7 million a year through 2021-2022. The first two years carry a complete no-trade clause, while the final year features aContinue reading “Stars: Dallas Signs Veteran Pavelski for Three Years”