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”

Sharks: San Jose Eliminates Vegas with Wild Game Seven Victory

It was a comeback to end all comebacks, with the San Jose Sharks fighting back from a 3-1 series deficit and a 3-0 deficit entering nearly halfway through the third period of Game Seven to knock the Vegas Golden Knights out of the post-season. Phew. Describing Tuesday’s Game Seven doesn’t do it justice, but weContinue reading “Sharks: San Jose Eliminates Vegas with Wild Game Seven Victory”

Sharks: Joe Thornton Suspended One Game

San Jose Sharks forward Joe Thornton has been suspended one game for his check to the head of Vegas Golden Knights winger Tomas Nosek. The incident took place in the second period of Game Three, with Vegas already leading the contest 4-1. The Golden Knights eventually took the game by a final score of 6-3,Continue reading “Sharks: Joe Thornton Suspended One Game”

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: San Jose Acquires Nyquist in Swap with Red Wings

The San Jose Sharks solidified their push for playoff glory by acquiring forward Gustav Nyquist from the Detroit Red Wings late Sunday. The trade saw San Jose send Detroit two draft picks. One was a conditional pick for the third round of the 2020 NHL Entry Draft and the other was a second-rounder for 2019’sContinue reading “Sharks: San Jose Acquires Nyquist in Swap with Red Wings”