Found December 19, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
PLAYERS: Tyler Kennedy
TEAMS: San Jose Sharks
Gettyimageproxy.ashx_requesturl_http_3a_2f_2fcache.gettyimages.com_2fxc_2f88383324.jpg_3fv_3d1_26c_3dewsasset_26k_3d2_26d_3d17a4ad9fdb9cf1937776ed92a93314c882f033750a2735e0
After joining the Sharks in the offseason via a trade with Pittsburgh, Sharks forward Tyler Kennedy played in every game this season with his new club. Until Tuesday in St. Louis. Kennedy was made a healthy scratch for the 4-2 win over the Blues, and reacted to his removal from the lineup after Wednesday’s practice in Los Angeles. “Obviously, I need to be better in my own end. That’s the biggest thing, making sure I follow the systems,” said Kennedy, who has three goals and eight assists in 33 games. “I kind of got away from it for a couple games there, not following the systems. I don’t think it’s anything about work ethic or skating or nothing like that, I think I’m doing that well. I think just getting into the system and playing the system a little bit better.” McLellan did not seem overly displeased with Kennedy, who was acquired for a second round draft pick at the 2013 NHL Draft. “There’s areas of the game – and I spent some time with Tyler today and he was very receptive an
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Sharks May Have Lost Hertl For A Month Or Longer

via TSN, The San Jose Sharks could be without the services of rookie forward Tomas Hertl for an extended period of time. Roman Jedlicka of Czech TV network TV Nova Sport reported on Friday morning that the 20-year-old could be out for a month. TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie corroborated the report and added that Hertl's spell on the sidelines could last even longer...

Kings “Hert” The Sharks

The San Jose Sharks left the Staples Center with the same number of shots, 17 less penalty minutes, two more hits, and six more face-offs won, than the Los Angeles Kings.  Unfortunately, they also left with a 4-1 defeat. In fact, if not for lopsided power play time, the loss may have looked even worse for San Jose.  The Kings outskated them for much of the game, sustained more...

Tomas Hertl out a month with knee injury

These are rocky times for the Sharks. Power play is in disarray. Logan Couture and Brent Burns haven’t been productive. Antti Niemi isn’t making the saves he would normally otherwise make. It’s no wonder the team has just two wins in their last eight games. And now another crushing blow to morale: your mom’s favorite player, hotshot 20-year-old rookie Tomas Hertl, is reportedly...

Recap: Sharks beat Blues 4-2 to sweep season series

ST. LOUIS -- Joe Pavelski scored the first of three straight goals by San Jose, and Antti Niemi stopped 20 shots to lead the Sharks to a 4-2 win over the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday night. San Jose completed a season sweep of the Blues, winning all three games by a combined 16-7. St. Louis has lost two in a row after winning eight of 11. Matt Irwin, Brent Burns and Marty Havlat...

Sharks rookie Tomas Hertl expects to be out a month

Sharks forward Tomas Hertl expects to be out a month with an injury to his right knee, according to a Czech sports reporter who contacted the 20-year-old player's father. Roman Jedlicka with TV Nova Sport said that Jaroslav Hertl said his son messaged him with that prognosis immediately after San Jose's 4-1 loss Thursday night to the Los Angeles Kings. Father and son are...

Sharks' Hertl, leading rookie scorer, leaves with injury

San Jose Sharks forward Tomas Hertl left the game Thursday against the Los Angeles Kings with an apparent lower-body injury. He did not return to the game, which the Kings won 4-1. Hertl took a knee-on-knee hit from Dustin Brown with 61 seconds left in the first period and immediately went to the dressing room. Brown was given a five-minute kneeing penalty and a game misconduct...

Sharks open early lead, hold on to beat Blues, sweep season series

Joe Pavelski scored the first of three straight goals by San Jose, and Antti Niemi stopped 20 shots to lead the Sharks to a 4-2 win over the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday night. San Jose completed a season sweep of the Blues, winning all three games by a combined 16-7. St. Louis has lost two in a row after winning eight of 11. Matt Irwin, Brent Burns and Marty Havlat added goals for...

Sharks start, finish strong in another win over Blues

Each of the three Sharks-Blues games this season has had a different personality. The common denominator is that San Jose captured all of them in regulation, including an important 4-2 win at Scottrade Center on Tuesday night. On Oct. 15 here, the Sharks used a dirty hit by Maxim Lapierre on Dan Boyle to drive them to a 6-2 win. Brent Burns’ hat trick paced a 6-3 victory on Nov...

Disappointing Loss for the Sharks in LA

The San Jose Sharks faced division rivals, the Los Angeles Kings, at the Staples Center on Thursday night. The Sharks fell short in the 4-1 loss to the Kings. The Kings’ first goal came in at 5:26 in the second period by Alec Martinez. It was the defenseman’s third goal of the season. Kings’ goaltender, Martin Jones, started the play that got the Kings on the board 2-0 by the...
Sharks News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.