As the trade deadline approaches, we can expect some headline-worthy moves to be made and for some big names on the trading block to start making waves, but it’s unlikely that those moves or big names will make their way to San Jose. Although it is entirely possible for San Jose Sharks general manager, Doug Wilson, to, at the last minute, decide to make a splash, the...
As the 2015 NHL trade deadline approaches, rumors surround Antti Niemi of the San Jose Sharks. Pierre LeBrun said:
"(The Sharks) continue to get younger. If you look at their lineup, it's the youngest it has been in a long time. And that will continue to the point where I was talking to a team today that says that they were told again by San Jose that Antti Niemi is on the table.
So here's a
Hardcore hockey fans book vacation time for NHL trade deadline day, simply because you don’t know what’s going to take place. The landscape of your franchise can change in a few hours. Having said this, today’s rumor of the San Jose Sharks looking to trade starting goaltender, Antti Niemi has come out of left-field.
Trading Antti Niemi is a bad idea for San Jose
The San Jose Sharks are battling for a playoff spot but that apparently hasn’t prevented them from shopping around starting goaltender Antti Niemi. As seen on Nichols On Hockey, Pierre LeBrun outlined that the Sharks are trying to build for the future while still competing for the Cup in 2014-15.
“They continue to get younger. If you look at their lineup, it’s the...
Antti Niemi made 33 saves Thursday night as the San Jose Sharks defeated the listless Vancouver Canucks 5-1.
Matt Irwin, Melker Karlsson, Joe Pavelski, Andrew Desjardins and Chris Tierney, with his first NHL goal, scored for San Jose. Brent Burns and Logan Couture each added two assists. Tierney also tacked on an assist.
Radim Vrbata had the only goal for Vancouver and Ryan Miller...
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One night after a dominant victory in Anaheim, the Blackhawks weren’t able to solve Antti Niemi and fell to the Sharks 2-0. Niemi posted a 31-save shutout of his former teammates and kept his team ahead with some big saves … Continue reading →
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Hockey’s back, and today marks the first installment of my weekly league roundup. Since the 2014-15 season is still in its infancy, I’ll spend most of this edition overviewing what will be covered each week in this post, and do a quick sample in each part. Next week we’ll really start getting in depth in each section of the roundup.
This section will overview which...
Seriously, the San Jose Sharks are way too hot right now. Currently, the Sharks are on a six-game win streak and are tied with the Anaheim Ducks as leaders of the Pacific Division.
Who exactly have the Sharks beaten? In six games, they have taken down three playoff-contending teams. Most notably, the Pittsburgh Penguins. Also, Sharks goalie Antti Niemi (who I spent my last week...
San Jose Sharks: This town may not be big enough for the both of usAntti Niemi first signed with the San Jose Sharks in 2010. He was 26 years old at the time and was the proud owner of one Stanley Cup title from the year before. Upon his arrival, Niemi understood the situation that the Sharks were putting him in. He would be replacing the best goalie in Sharks’ history: Evgeni...