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Looking for unique gifts for your friends and family? Why not spring for a teal tutu, courtesy Douglas Murray and Antti Niemi of the Sharks Sports and Entertainment Holiday Shopping Network? Or, if that's not your bag, how about Logan Couture's game-worn, chowder-stained Worcester Sharks jersey?
For the second straight year, the San Jose Sharks have made a holiday video, and for the second straight year, it's awesome.
There's so much gold here I don't even know where to begin. A few personal highlights:
• Antti Niemi's urgent hand-waving to open his segment, especially contrasted with Douglas Murray's absurdly natural delivery.
• The constant shots at Jamie McGinn, from the dolls he keeps in his locker to his princess gown.
• The fact that no one thought to do a second take, even though Patrick Marleau said "summer" instead of "winter" about three seconds into his segment.
• Joe Pavelski and Logan Couture's chemistry, which clear...
BEST OF MAXIM
SAN JOSE, California – San Jose Sharks Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the club has activated goaltender Antero Niittymaki from his previous designation on the non-roster (injury) player list an...
Remeber how back in the mid to late 90s there were all those "Don't Sweat the Small Stuff" books that sold like hotcakes by telling people to chill the eff out for a few minutes and remember that life isn't over just because Eddie in Accounting stole your stapler?
Never leave me again, my little red flower
Right. Well, I think that's how we need to look at...
Sharks give up third period lead in overtime loss
The San Jose Sharks lost their third straight game tonight 4-3 in the mile high city in the shoot-out in the first of home and home games with the Avalanche.
The Sharks continued their three game road trip in Colorado tonight and took on another slumping team in the Avalanche who lost their last three games on the road.
San Jose Sharks center Andrew Desjardins has a hearing with NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan scheduled on Monday for his hit on Sami Lepisto of the Chicago Blackhawks.
Desjardins hit the defenseman in the back and sent him crashing into the boards during the first period. Desjardins received a two-minute minor for boarding.
The 25-year-old Ontario native has collected two goals...
NEW YORK (Dec. 12, 2011) – San Jose Sharks forward Andrew Desjardins has been fined $2,500, the maximum allowed under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for boarding Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Sami Lepisto in NHL Game No. 434 in Chicago on Sunday, Dec. 11, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 2:12 of the first...
By Stephanie Lee
San Jose Sharks Correspondent
This year seems to be the season the National Hockey League finally turns things around by way of suspensions and fines. And by around, I mean a complete 360.
Last season, during the 2010-2011 season, Colin Campbell handed out 37 suspensions and 18 fines. This season, new League disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan has taken it a step further...
At the 15-second mark of this highlight package, San Jose Sharks center Andrew Desjardins does something that's the hockey equivalent of sending up a flare to get Brendan Shanahan's attention:
Blackhawks defenseman Sami Lepisto skates to the end boards to chase the puck; Desjardins hits him in the back with a cross check, knocks him off balance and sends him crashing into...
The Sharks Live Blog for the December 13, 2011 game between the San Jose Sharks and the Colorado Avalanche.
Sharks @ Avalanche - D...
The San Jose Sharks return home struggling and trying to shake third-period issues that have cost them valuable points in the standings.
The Colorado Avalanche are trying to win on the road for the first time in almost two months.
The Sharks open a six-game homestand Thursday night trying to salvage a split of their home-and-home set with the Avalanche.
San Jose (15-10-3) has...
The Hawks again picked up 2 points the dramatic way with a 3-2 overtime win against the San Jose Sharks. This now puts Coach Q only 3 wins away from the 600th victory mark. Ray Emery (5-1-2) got the nod. This was his first back to back starts as a Blackhawk, and probably not his last. Niemi (11-5-1) was between the pipes for the Sharks.
In the first period, Niemi came up early with...
Either the San Jose Sharks or the Colorado Avalanche will match their longest losing streak of the season Tuesday night.
Judging by the teams' most recent matchups, it would appear the Sharks have a better chance to avoid that fate as they visit the Pepsi Center to start a home-and-home series. The Avalanche, though, have been difficult to beat at home lately.
San Jose (15...
One-third of way into the season, S.J. is in a familiar spot
NEW YORK (Dec. 12, 2011) – San Jose Sharks forward Andrew Desjardins has been fined $2,500, the maximum allowed under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for boarding Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Sami Lepisto in NHL Game No. 434 in Chicago...