Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/NHLI via Getty Images Or, “The One Where No One Sounds Like A Real Person When They Use Swear Words.” Welcome the The Re-Watch, a series where I revisit video of the San Jose Sharks of the past.
Ryan Merkley was a polarizing player before the San Jose Sharks picked him 21st overall in 2018. Projected to be a top-ten talent, top-five by some, the conventional wisdom on why the Oakville, Ontario native slid back so far in the first round was related to his poor attitude.
Photo by Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images We knew this was coming and it could’ve been worse. The Ottawa Senators have earned the third-overall selection in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft, thanks to Phase 1 of the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery on Friday night.
There’s no secret, the San Jose Sharks could not keep the puck out of their net in the 2019-20 season. The Sharks were tied with the New Jersey Devils for second-worst in the league at 2.88 goals allowed per 60 minutes last season (stats from Evolving Hockey).
Photo by Graig Abel/Getty Images The Sharks general manager will be recognized for his impressive NHL career. On Wednesday afternoon, the Hockey Hall of Fame selection committee announced the 2020 inductees and among them is Sharks general manager Doug Wilson.
Sie Morley, SB Nation / Animal Crossing: New Horizons & Nintendo We’re hosting a virtual Sharks fan meet up! Hello friends! It’s video games week at SB Nation and in the spirit of social distancing, I’ll be hosting a virtual meet up for Fear the Fin readers this weekend on Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images What are some of your most memorable goals in Sharks’ playoff history? Sports media giant ESPN came up with a list of the top-10 weirdest playoff goals in NHL history, and the San Jose Sharks are involved in three of them.
Photo by Norm Hall/NHLI via Getty Images The Athletic’s Kevin Kurz says the team will look at shuffling the coaching staff. It looks like Bob Boughner will be back at the head coach of the San Jose Sharks next season.
Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images Share your story in the comments! Happy Thursday, everyone! With the 24 NHL teams getting ready to return to play, and finish out the 2019-20 season, the seven non-playoff teams are looking forward to the June 26 draft lottery ...
Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images GM Doug Wilson will have some decisions to make going into 2020-21. Now that we know the San Jose Sharks 2019-20 season if officially over, it’s time to look at how general manager Doug Wilson can help retool the franchise to get back to being among the NHL’s elite.
Sharks star Evander Kane and Akim Aliu, a player whose accusations of racism led to the resignation of an NHL coach, are the co-heads of the new Hockey Diversity Alliance, an independent organization started by minorities who play professional hockey.
Ward went undrafted but worked his way through the ECHL and AHL before making his NHL debut in 2006 with the Wild. He amassed 304 points (133 goals, 171 assists) in 726 games while adding 22 goals and 30 assists in 83 playoff games.