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Brent Burns' hair both on his head and face have given him a bit of a signature look. He's the NHL's very own sasquatch, wookie, werewolf, whatever you prefer. However, Friday, the San Jose Sharks forward shed the long locks, making good on a promise in an effort to raise money for charity.
Burns set a goal to raise $5,000 for two specific charities very close to his heart. The first is Defending the Blue Line, a group that helps keep the children of military families active in hockey, particularly when parents are deployed. The second is the Katie Moore Foundation, which honors the late wife of current New York Rangers forward Dominic Moore who died of a rare form of liver cancer.
Through Burnzie's Buzz Cut for Charity, they raised over $10,000 as of Thursday. By Friday, the amount reached more than $23,000, nearly five times the stated goal. Pretty awesome.
So in the likely incapable hands of his teammates Jason Demers, Adam Burish and James Sheppard , Burns hai...
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Everybody’s favorite caveman wannabe has officially gone to the modern side. San Jose Sharks forward Brent Burns shaved off his luscious locks and beard for Defending the Blue Line, an organization that provides military families with hockey equipment, and the Katie Moore foundation which helps battle rare cancers.
Teammates Adam Burish, Jason Demers and James Sheppard all...
You know that guy Brent Burns on the San Jose Sharks? He was a defenceman, now he’s a forward, and he has crazy hair and an untamed beard. This guy. According to San Jose Mercury News, Burns shaved his head…Read more →The post Brent Burns shaves his crazy hair for charity appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
San Jose, CA–Earlier today, Sharks veteran defenseman Dan Boyle made mentioned that he is ready to return against the Phoenix Coyotes.
Boyle has been out of the lineup since their matchup vs. the St. Louis Blues back on October 15th in Missouri. Blues forward Maxim Lapierre who was responsible for sidelining the Sharks blueliner was handed a five game suspension for his illegal...
A win on Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Kings would have been a confidence booster for the San Jose Sharks. Although the Sharks have one of the leagues best records, they have struggled at the Staples Center, only winning one game in their last twelve visits. The Sharks did put out a strong effort, but in the end their mistakes cost them a win. They committed six minor...
San Jose, CA–Today, the Sharks welcome into to town the Phoenix Coyotes for the second time this season. This contest, marks it their second of four scheduled meetings. In their last matchup, San Jose defeated the Desert Dogs by a final 4-1, in which featured Sharks rookie Tomas Hertl scoring his very first NHL goal against Phoenix netminder Mike Smith. In addition, he also netted...
The Sharks got a shot in the arm with the return of veteran defenseman Dan Boyle. Unfortunately, his presence while inspirational to his teammates and fans, Team Teal fell just short losing in a shootout by the score of 3-2.
San Jose had a few quality changes on a double-minor power play but could not score a goal. Credit Phoenix veteran netminder Mike Smith for stonewalling...
Dan Boyle will return to the ice on Saturday.
The San Jose Sharks will welcome back Boyle for his first game since he took a nasty hit from Maxim Lapierre on Oct. 17. Boyle, 37, had two points for the Sharks in six games prior to the injury.
Welcome back Mr. Boyle.
Today, I am making my first pick for the Lady Byng Trophy. We are far enough into the season that a clear leader has emerged and he is Logan Couture of the San Jose Sharks. He has become the Sharks clear leader on the ice surpassing future Hall of Famer Joe Thornton. He is currently tied for sixth in scoring in the league with 16 points and has yet to record a penalty minute...
After a disappointing finish to a 10-day road trip, the San Jose Sharks are surely looking forward to getting back home.
Looking to stay unbeaten on their own ice, the Sharks try to continue their home domination of the red-hot Phoenix Coyotes on Saturday night.
Logan Couture had a goal and an assist and Joe Pavelski and Marc-Edouard Vlasic also scored, but San Jose (10-1-2) blew...
Eighteen days after falling victim to a vicious hit from behind courtesy of Blues’ agitator Maxim Lapierre, San Jose Sharks defenceman Dan Boyle might return to the lineup. Tomorrow, the Sharks host the Phoenix Coyotes in what will be a…Read more →The post Dan Boyle’s return to lineup could be tomorrow against the Coyotes appeared first on The Hockey Daily.