Boyle played through thumb injury

There’s a good chance Dan Boyle will enjoy the Olympic break more than any of his teammates. Returning from a serious head injury suffered in October isn’t the only health issue the 37-year-old defenseman has been dealing with, according to a team source, as Boyle suffered a thumb injury in the Sharks’ 3-0 loss in Edmonton on Jan. 29. He played through it in the Sharks'...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan Boyle reveals details about lingering effects of his concussion

Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle has reached the point where he is ready to talk about what he has gone through over the past three months. Sleep deprivation. Balance issues. A general lack of energy. How his life and his play suffered after a hit from behind in St. Louis left him unconscious for six minutes and grappling with the aftereffects of a concussion ever since. "In hindsight...
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January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Sharks' Boyle expected to fly back to San Jose, skipping Dallas game

Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle remained in a St. Louis hospital Wednesday afternoon though he was expected to fly home to San Jose later in the day for further medical evaluation. The team did not release any details of his condition but in an exchange of texts Boyle sounded optimistic after being knocked unconscious by an illegal check from behind during the first period of Tuesday...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 16, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dan Boyle taken off on stretcher after scary hit from behind

In the first period of Tuesday night’s matchup between the San Jose Sharks and St. Louis Blues, Blues forward Max Lapierre hit Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle with a vicious hit from behind.  Boyle’s face hit the dasher (top of the boards) and the glass, knocking him clearly out cold.  A melee ensued after the Sharks players realized what had happened and Lapierre was given two...
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October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Boyle Goes End to End to Score Amazing Goal in Sharks’ Win Over Wild (Video)

Dan Boyle was one of the many names bandied about around the NHL trade deadline. The 3 p.m. deadline came and went Wednesday afternoon, and the veteran defenseman remained with the San Jose Sharks. He made the decision to keep him look smart, at least for now, as he scored one of the most gorgeous goals we’ve seen this year. The blue liner played a part in the Sharks’ 4-2 win...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Source Confirms Rangers Interest in Boyle

Katie Strang at  ESPN.com reports that a source confirmed the Rangers have interest in San Jose Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle. Boyle's $6.66 million annual cap hit runs through next season, but Strang's source indicated that the Rangers are not opposed to adding a player with years remaining on his contract if he’s a good fit. Boyle has a limited no-trade clause...
Via NY Rangers Blog
March 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Boyle addresses trade rumors

The NHL trade deadline is two weeks away, and while it’s still not clear is Sharks GM Doug Wilson will work any deals, the rumors have already been circulating. The latest comes courtesy of ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun, who reports that the Rangers, on the lookout for a defenseman, are interested in reuniting Dan Boyle with former Lightning coach John Tortorella. Dan Boyle got wind...
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March 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Addressing the Dan Boyle rumor

Dan Boyle – still a good point man. Early yesterday, it was noted that the San Jose Sharks are open to dealing a defenseman as long as they get a forward in return. Dan Boyle’s name immediately popped up, and the Rangers were a team already linked to the Sharks due to this defensive surplus. In a previous post, I discussed the potential defensemen the Rangers may target, and...
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February 21, 2013  |  Discuss

NHL Lockout: San Jose Sharks Defenseman Dan Boyle Rips NHL Owners Over NHL Lockout

With the news coming yesterday that the NHL Lockout has caused the NHL and the owners to cancel the first two weeks of the 2012-2013 NHL season, San Jose Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle came out and openly ripped the league’s owners for the latest move, saying they were just waiting to incite the players with the most recent development. Last week, Boyle said that the...
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October 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Red Wings To Make Strong Push To Acquire Dan Boyle?

The Detroit Red Wings have had an unusual offseason thus far, one in which they have failed to land any of the marquee free agents. The Wings were looking to rebuild their blue line through free agency, only they were unable to land either Ryan Suter or Shea Weber from the Nashville Predators. They also lost Brad Stuart, who took a pay cut in order to return to the San Jose Sharks...
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July 21, 2012  |  Discuss

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