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Islanders-Sharks Preview

After being blanked for the first time this season, the New York Islanders voiced their concerns about struggling to score goals. Preventing them may be their biggest problem at this point, though. New York looks to avoid a third straight defeat Saturday night against a San Jose Sharks team that's playing a rare home game. The Islanders (6-4-0) have dropped four of six, going...
Via AP on Fox
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wild defeat Sharks 4-3 in shootout

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Mikko Koivu and Jason Pominville scored in the shootout and the Minnesota Wild beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 Thursday night. Kyle Brodziak scored twice in the third period and Koivu in the second period for Minnesota, which for the second straight game overcame a 3-1 third-period deficit to win. The Wild rallied to win 4-3 Tuesday at Boston, one night after...
Via Fox Sports North
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brodziak the improbable hero with 2 goals tonight, as Wild pull out 4-3 shootout victory over San Jose

Mikko Koivu powers around the Sharks’ goal. Expectations can be tough to deal with.  Whether its expectations from the workplace, your peers or your family it can really feel like a great weight on one’s shoulders as you try to live up to those standards.  Often times, the closer in relation those are with those expectations that one feels the pressure that much more.  Because...
Via State of Hockey News
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wild beat Sharks 4-3 in shootout

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Mikko Koivu and Jason Pominville scored in the shootout and the Minnesota Wild beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 Thursday night. Kyle Brodziak scored twice in the third period and Koivu in the second period for Minnesota, which for the second straight game overcame a 3-1 third-period deficit to win. The Wild rallied to win 4-3 Tuesday at Boston, one night after allowing...
Via AP on Fox
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Game #9: Minnesota Wild vs. San Jose Sharks 10/30/2014 @ 7:00PM CST at Xcel Energy Center

Minnesota Wild (5-3-0)  10pts  4th in the Central 3.38 Goals For (5th) 1.75 Goals Against (3rd) 0% Power Play (29th) 90.9% Penalty Kill (3rd) Top 5 Scorers: 1. #11 Zach Parise ~ 4G 4A = 8pts 2. #16 Jason Zucker ~ 5G 1A = 6pts 3. #29 Jason Pominville ~ 3G 3A = 6pts 4. #46 Jared Spurgeon ~ 2G 4A = 6pts 5. #24 Matt Cooke ~ 2G 4A = 6pts Top 3 PIM’s: 1. #11 Zach Parise ~ 17 PIM...
Via State of Hockey News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Game GIFs #5: CBJ @ SJS (10/23/14)

First Period 0-1 SJS: (5:11) Adam Burish (1) ASST: Jason Demers (3) 0-2 SJS: (14:44) PPG – Joe Pavelski (3) ASST: Logan Couture (4), Patrick Marleau (6) Second Period 1-2 SJS: (8:22) Ryan Johansen (4) ASST: Scott Hartnell (5), Nick Foligno (6) 2-2 TIE: (12:13) SHG – Mark Letestu (1) ASST: Artem Anisimov (1), Fedor Tyutin (1) 3-2 CBJ: (13:32) Ryan Johansen (5) ASST: Scott...
Via BS Hockey
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Time for John Scott, traditional enforcers to go

After his latest stupid suspension, maybe this will be the straw that finally breaks John Scott’s back. On Sunday, in the wake of a 4-1 victory by the San Jose Sharks over the Anaheim Ducks, Scott left the bench to fight Ducks tough guy Tim Jackman after Jackman put the rough stuff on star defenseman […] The post Time for John Scott, traditional enforcers to go appeared first on Two Pad Stack.
Via Two Pad Stack
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharks defeat Avalanche in shootout

Semyon Varlamov has brilliant, but the Colorado Avalanche still fell to the San Jose Sharks in a shootout Tuesday night. Varlamov stopped 49 of 51 shots in the 3-2 loss. The Avalanche (2-4-4) are now 0-4 in overtime and shootouts on the season, but they have managed to earn at least one point in four consecutive games. The Sharks (6-4-1) dominated the play in the first period, outshooting...
Via Mile High Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 Pacific Division Line Brawls

The San Jose Sharks sent a message to the Anaheim Ducks by defeating them 4-1 on Sunday night. However, the Southern California rivals poked and prodded one another over the course of the night and it eventually all erupted in the 3rd period. What proceeded to take place was a rarity these days in hockey and that’s a good old fashioned line brawl precipitated by John Scott’s...
Via Beyond The Benches
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Niemi has 31 saves as Sharks top Avalanche, 3-2

DENVER (AP) Patrick Marleau and Joe Pavelski scored in the shootout to help the San Jose Sharks beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Tuesday night. Antti Niemi stopped 31 shots and both Avalanche players in the shootout to give the Sharks the win. Semyon Varlamov had a season-high 49 saves and Alex Tanguay and Gabriel Landeskog scored in regulation for the Avalanche, who have one...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

San Jose Sharks Stop 4 Game Skid, Pick Up Suspension Along the Way

After four games of downtrodden mediocre play, the San Jose Sharks looked up to their second game in as many days against the Anaheim Ducks, who were unbeaten in their last seven. Whenever the Sharks match up against one of their SoCal opponents, the fans expect nothing short of a bloodbath on the ice. Well, Sunday proved to be one of the most blood-smeared games against the Ducks...
Via BaySportsNet
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharks Injury Update: Tyler Kennedy assigned to AHL for conditioning

Last Friday, San Jose Sharks forward Tyler Kennedy said he was ready to return to the Sharks lineup. It appears the front office and coaching staff felt otherwise. According to Kevin Kurz of CSNBayArea.com, Kennedy is being sent to San Jose's AHL affiliate, the Worcester Sharks, for a conditioning assignment first.#476304809 / gettyimages.comKennedy suffered an upper body injury...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharks-Ducks brawl fallout: San Jose's Scott suspended two games

  San Jose Sharks forward John Scott has been suspended two games for his role in a fight with Anaheim's Tim Jackman. The NHL announced the suspension on Monday. The altercation came late in the third period Sunday night in San Jose's 4-1 win over the Ducks. Scott came off the bench on a legal line change and immediately engaged Jackman in a fight. Scott made no effort to...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

John Scott Suspended Two Games For Role In Ducks-Sharks Brawl (Video)

It wasn’t the 10-game suspension he feared, but John Scott didn’t emerge from Sunday’s massive brawl unpunished. The NHL announced Monday that it had suspended Scott for two games for his role in a brawl between the San Jose Sharks and Anaheim Ducks. Scott left the bench to fight Anaheim’s Tim Jackman, sparking a massive fracas between the two teams. NHL director of...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

San Jose Sharks forward John Scott suspended 2 games for leaving bench, starting fight

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- San Jose Sharks forward John Scott has been suspended two games for his role in a fight with Anaheim's Tim Jackman. The NHL announced the suspension on Monday. The altercation came late in the third period Sunday night in San Jose's 4-1 win over the Ducks. Scott came off the bench on a legal line change and immediately engaged Jackman in a fight. Scott...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharks’ John Scott suspended two games

San Jose Sharks forward John Scott has been suspended for two games, without pay, for leaving the bench on a legal line change and starting an altercation with Anaheim Ducks forward Tim Jackman. Scott will forfeit $17,073.18 of his salary, which will go to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund. Scott was given a minor penalty for instigating, a major for fighting and a...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharks F John Scott suspended 2 games

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) San Jose Sharks forward John Scott has been suspended two games for his role in a fight with Anaheim's Tim Jackman. The NHL announced the suspension on Monday. The altercation came late in the third period Sunday night in San Jose's 4-1 win over the Ducks. Scott came off the bench on a legal line change and immediately engaged Jackman in a fight. Scott...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharks, Ducks brawl their way to 165 penalty minutes

  After two weeks of mediocre play, the San Jose Sharks unleashed their frustration on the Anaheim Ducks, filling the net and the penalty box during a fight-filled rout that just might put them back on track. The Ducks responded with plenty of punches, but not nearly enough solid play to keep up with their unfriendly Pacific Division rivals. Joe Pavelski and Tommy Wingels scored...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

John Scott Leaves Bench, Sparks Massive Ducks-Sharks Line Brawl (Video)

The pressure was building the entire game. It was just a matter of time until things erupted, and they certainly did. In the third period of Sunday’s game between the San Jose Sharks and Anaheim Ducks, Sharks’ tough guy John Scott left the bench to fight Tim Jackman. The pair already had dropped the gloves early in the first period and earned matching fighting penalties. Round...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharks end skid in fight-filled 4-1 win over Ducks

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Joe Pavelski and Tommy Wingels scored power-play goals, and the San Jose Sharks emphatically snapped a four-game losing streak with a fight-filled 4-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night. Brent Burns and Marc-Edouard Vlasic also scored for the Sharks, who ended Anaheim's seven-game winning streak with just their second victory in seven games....
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

RECAP: Ducks lose to Sharks 4-1

Joe Pavelski and Tommy Wingels scored power-play goals, and the San Jose Sharks emphatically snapped a four-game losing streak with a fight-filled 4-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night. Brent Burns and Marc-Edouard Vlasic also scored for the Sharks, who ended Anaheim's seven-game winning streak with just their second victory in seven games. Antti Niemi made 33 saves...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Antti Niemi & Alex Stalock Battle For Right To Be San Jose’s #1

With the regular season well underway, several Sharks fans might notice that each night they turn on the television, they see a different goaltender in net than the game previous. Thursday night marked the first time this season that a Sharks goaltender will start successive games, as Antti Niemi got the nod against the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets, after his 5-3 loss on the road...
Via BaySportsNet
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Letestu Scores Late To Complete Comeback Win Over Sharks

#457396850 / gettyimages.com After coming off a late game loss to the Ottawa Senators the Blue Jackets were looking to get a win on the road in San Jose. The Sharks are one of the toughest opponents to have to play against in the league. The Jackets know they need to be on top of their game in order to come away with a win. The Sharks would take advantage of having the home ice...
Via TopSportsReport
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Hodgson helps Sabres beat Sharks 2-1

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Cody Hodgson and Nicolas Deslauriers each scored their first goal of the season early in the third period and the Buffalo Sabres continued their dominance over San Jose, beating the Sharks 2-1 Saturday. Michal Neuvirth saved 29 of 30 shots to earn his first win over the Sharks in four career games and help end Buffalo's four-game losing streak. Brent Burns...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres-Sharks Preview

The San Jose Sharks tout one of the NHL's most dynamic offenses. Their lack of defense, however, is a big reason the team is riding a three-game losing streak. The Sharks look to tighten up their defense Saturday against the visiting Buffalo Sabres, the NHL's lowest-scoring team. After opening the season with consecutive shutouts, San Jose (4-3-1) has allowed 25 goals over...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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