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Sharks re-sign Andrew Desjardins, James Sheppard

The Sharks announced on Wednesday they have re-signed both forwards Andrew Desjardins and James Sheppard to two-year and one-year deals, respectively. Both players would have become restricted free agents on July 5. From the team’s press releases announcing the signings: “Andrew is a player that plays with an edge, can kill penalties and has the ability to play the North-South...
Via Minus Twenty-Two
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Sharks re-sign Desjardins, Sheppard

The San Jose Sharks have re-signed forwards Andrew Desjardins and James Sheppard before they could become restricted free agents next month. General manager Doug Wilson announced the deals on Wednesday to lock up the players before the free agency period starts July 5. Desjardins had two goals and one assist in 42 games last season playing mostly on the fourth line. He won 54.2...
Via AP on Fox
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Jonathan Quick robs Andrew Desjardins with sick kick save

With about five minutes to play in the second period of a 1-1 game, Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick showed off why he is one of the best goalies in the NHL.  San Jose Sharks forward Joe Pavelski came out of the corner with the puck and looked like he was going to tuck it short side when he dished off the puck to Andrew Desjardins.  Quick was out of position and looked like...
Via Diehardsport
May 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Andrew Desjardins levels Colin Fraser with clean hit, fights Jake Muzzin

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin dropped the gloves with San Jose Sharks forward Andrew Desjardins after he leveled Colin Fraser.  Muzzin wanted to stand up for his teammate, even though Desjardins dished out a clean hit.  Unfortunately for Muzzin, he didn’t win the fight and and he earned 19 penalty minutes on the play for an Instigator (2 min), Instigator with a visor...
Via Diehardsport
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Andrew Desjardins’ match penalty rescinded by NHL

The NHL wasted no time in rescinding the match penalty handed out to Sharks forward Andrew Desjardins for his crushing open-ice hit on Jamal Mayers of the Blackhawks on Tuesday. As the rulebook states: “The Referee, at his discretion, may assess a match penalty if, in his judgment, the player attempted to or deliberately injured his opponent with an illegal check to the head....
Via Minus Twenty-Two
February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Video- Do You See A Hit To The Head From Andrew Desjardins?

The hit was delivered to Jamal Mayers and the penalties were as follows... 08:48 San Jose Andrew Desjardins: 5 minutes, fighting 08:48 Chicago Duncan Keith: 2 minutes, instigator - face shield 08:48 San Jose Andrew Desjardins: 10 minutes, match penalty 08:48 Chicago Duncan Keith: 2 minutes, instigator 08:48 Chicago Duncan Keith: 5 minutes, fighting 08:48 Chicago Duncan Keith...
Via Kukla's Korner
February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

San Jose just keeps on rollin’

As has happened so many times this season, a player was hit hard in the head and went down.  Andrew Desjardins got to his feet and was helped to the quiet room.  Now Sharks fans wait, and that’s pretty much what the team does too. During the game, one of the announcers mentioned something to the effect of “we hope he can return to the game.”  This comment made me angry...
Via Kukla's Korner
January 15, 2012  |  Discuss

San Jose Sharks' Andrew Desjardins making good on second shot on penalty-kill unit

Shark making good in his latest shot on penalty-kill unit
Via Inside Bay Area
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

NHL Fines Desjardins And Marchand

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...
Via Kukla's Korner
December 12, 2011  |  Discuss

Andrew Desjardins Has A Discipline Hearing Today

via, San Jose’s Andrew Desjardins will have an NHL supplementary discipline hearing Monday afternoon for an incident that occurred in Sunday’s game against Chicago. At 2:12 of the first period, Desjardins was assessed a two-minute minor for boarding Chicago’s Sami Lepisto. added 9:10am, You can see the hit starting around the 15 second mark of this video…
Via Kukla's Korner
December 12, 2011  |  Discuss
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