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Around The Ten Game Mark

The San Jose Sharks have played 11 games, a handful of teams have played 10 and the rest are either at 8 or 9 games played. Yes I know it is early but my early surprise teams are Nashville, Vancouver, New York Islanders and Calgary on the plus side. My surprises on the other end have to be St. Louis, Columbus and Colorado. By far, the Flames are way above my expectations while...
Via Kukla's Korner
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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
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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
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Niemi holds strong, Sharks prevail in SO

Brent Burns and Logan Couture scored and the Sharks needed a shootout to defeat Colorado on Tuesday at Pepsi Center, 3-2. Colorado took its first lead, 2-1, at 3:04 of the third period, despite getting badly outplayed up to that point. Gabriel Landeskog was given room to operate in the offensive zone on a rush, and found Antti Niemi’s five-hole from a sharp angle for his fourth...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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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
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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
2 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, 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
2 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...
2 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
2 days ago  |  Discuss

San Jose Sharks and Anaheim Ducks Square Off in Line Brawl

Oh boy, in the world of hockey fights, this was a pretty big one.While you still often see fights in the NHL, you don't often see them involve just about everyone on the ice when one starts.Yet that is exactly what happened Sunday night during the San Jose Sharks vs. Anaheim Ducks game in Anaheim Sunday night.It began with John Scott flying off the bench and attacking Tim Jackman...
Via Online Sports Guys
3 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
3 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...
3 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
3 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
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Hobo realizes dream of playing for San Jose Sharks … oh wait, it’s Brent Burns (pic)

Fantastic. There really isn’t anything to add to this delightfully brilliant photograph of San Jose Sharks defenseman Brent Burns other than, yes, that is indeed a photo of a real-life, actual NHL player conducting an on-ice interview … looking like some kind of disheveled, unkempt and scuzzy tramp. Oh, one thing: This isn’t the first...Read More The post Hobo realizes dream...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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