AHL Brawl carries on into the benches

The Rockford Ice Hogs and the Chicago Wolves got into it pretty intensely on Sunday night very late in the third period.  The Ice Hogs had a powerplay with 12.9 seconds left and with a 2-1 lead they were intent on letting the clock run out. Ice Hogs forward Ben Smith was then hit through a door that wasn’t closed all the way by Guillaume Desbiens as they were taking the puck up...
Via Diehardsport
March 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Canucks Sign Jim Vandermeer

Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager Mike Gillis announced today that the Canucks have signed defenceman Jim Vandermeer. Vandermeer, 32, has played in 461 NHL games, recording 105 points (25-80-105) and 664 penalty minutes. The 6’1”, 208 lbs. defenceman split the 2011.12 season with the Edmonton Oilers (2-12-14 in 62 games played) and San Jose...
Via Kukla's Korner
January 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Sizing Up the Seafood

Full disclosure - I won't be able to watch today's game myself as I have a beer league game of my own...an odd Sunday matinee game for beer leagues.  BUT, the NOHS crew has had a busy weekend and it looks like I'm on my own for getting the pre-game stuff up.Jordan usually packs you all full of stats.  So I'll give you a lighter version of that.  One big piece of...
Via Nightmare on Helm Street
February 19, 2012  |  Discuss

NHL Trade Scenarios: 4 San Jose Sharks Who Need a Change of Scenery

 As we get closer and closer to the pivotal NHL trade deadline of the 2011-2012 season, more and more eyes are turning towards the San Jose Sharks, who could use some vast upgrades to boost their club. With injuries to several key players, the Sharks are lacking depth offensively and have put up very little goals in the past few games. So, that should mean that the Sharks...
Via Race Review Online
January 31, 2012  |  Discuss

San Jose Sharks: Why the Sharks Are Better Equipped to Beat the Canucks

 There is no question that the Vancouver Canucks are on the San Jose Sharks' radar this season. After knocking San Jose out of the playoffs in the Conference Finals last season, there are few teams hated more by Sharks' fans than the Canucks. The teams are about even this season, both of them with nine wins and 19 points (The Sharks have played three fewer games). At...
Via Race Review Online
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss

San Jose Sharks: Grading Each of the Sharks' Acquisitions So Far

  It is no secret that San Jos Sharks' GM Doug Wilson has been busy this offseason.  Brent Burns, Martin Havlat, Colin White, Michael Handzus, Jim Vandermeer, Brad Winchester, Andrew Murray and James Sheppard are the new Sharks this season, thanks to the hard work of Doug Wilson.  With so many new faces, it may be hard for them to fit in and produce immediately. However...
Via Race Review Online
November 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Work those bods, SJ. It’s for a good cause.

There are a few ways to do good this November.  One is to vote and make a donation to the Movember project.  Here are your Sharks candidates for the 2011 Movember contest: •Joe Thornton •Brent Burns •Logan Couture •Michal Handzus •Jim Vandermeer •Thomas Greiss •Justin Braun •Benn Ferriero •James Sheppard •Andrew Desjardins •Frazer McLaren Continue reading...
Via Kukla's Korner
November 04, 2011  |  Discuss
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