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Canada confident in their World Cup injury replacements

Canada confident in their World Cup injury replacements

yahoo.com Updated Aug 25 (3 days ago)
(Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images) Team Canada’s World Cup of Hockey brain trust is hopeful the team won’t be further altered due to player injury heading into the September tournament. On Tuesday, San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture replaced Dal…
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  • Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird San Jose Sharks

    Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird San Jose Sharks

    yahoo.com Aug 24 (4 days ago)
    [Ed. Note: Some lists chronicle the best in hockey. Others the worst. Others the most memorable or greatest or essential. What Puck Daddy’s 2016 Summer Series seeks to do is capture those indefinable, quirky, oddities that occur every season. Moments th…
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  • Report: Dineen, Boughner ‘major candidates’ for Avalanche coach…

    Report: Dineen, Boughner ‘major candidates’ for Avalanche coaching job

    thehockeynews.com Aug 23 (5 days ago)
    Patrick Roy stepped down from his post as coach of the Avalanche nearly two weeks ago and two NHL assistants are reportedly the frontrunners to take over as bench boss in Colorado. According to The Denver Post’s Terry Frei, Chicago Blackhawks assistant …
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  • Logan Couture to replace injured Jamie Benn on Canada’s World C…

    Logan Couture to replace injured Jamie Benn on Canada’s World Cup team

    thehockeynews.com Aug 23 (5 days ago)
    A core muscle injury that required mid-July surgery to repair put Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn’s status for the World Cup in question, and Tuesday came the news that Benn is officially out of the tournament. Hockey Canada has announced that Benn, 27,…
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  • Tom Wilson’s mentors have both taught him and fought him

    Tom Wilson’s mentors have both taught him and fought him

    thehockeynews.com Aug 23 (5 days ago)
    Summertime in the hockey world means foes become friends again. For Washington’s Tom Wilson, it means getting reacquainted with Wayne Simmonds, his on-ice rival from Philadelphia, but also a player who means a lot to the Capitals youngster. “He’s actual…
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  • Joe Pavelski likely to be named Team USA captain for World Cup …

    Joe Pavelski likely to be named Team USA captain for World Cup of Hockey: Report

    yahoo.com Aug 17
    (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) There’s a good possibility San Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski will be named the captain of Team USA for the World Cup of Hockey. A source told CSN Bay Area that there is a “99 percent” chance that Pavelski, a…
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  • Who will be 2016-17’s breakout NHL stars?

    Who will be 2016-17’s breakout NHL stars?

    Martin Jones was a revelation in the San Jose Sharks’ crease last season. He appeared n more games than all but four goalies. He finished second in the NHL in shutouts, third in wins and seventh in goals-against average. His sample size entering 2015-16…
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  • Five sophomores who could be in line for breakout seasons

    Five sophomores who could be in line for breakout seasons

    There’s nothing worse than the dreaded sophomore slump, and there are several players who are going to be fighting against a down year after bursting onto the NHL scene this past season. Take Connor McDavid, Jack Eichel and Calder Trophy winner Artemi P…
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  • San Jose Sharks reveal new logos and ‘Los Tiburones’ jersey

    San Jose Sharks reveal new logos and ‘Los Tiburones’ jersey

    It wasn’t so long ago that the San Jose Sharks updated their predatory logo, but the more the merrier, right? Coming off the franchise’s first-ever appearance in the Stanley Cup final, the Sharks have released new logos and a special ‘Los Tiburones’ jer…
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  • San Jose Sharks to give away toothless Brent Burns grills in pr…

    San Jose Sharks to give away toothless Brent Burns grills in promotion

    yahoo.com Aug 8
    (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) The San Jose Sharks are trying to capitalize on Brent Burns’ signature toothless look with one of their fan giveaways this year. On March 12 against the Dallas Stars the team will give fans in attendance a ‘Brent Bu…
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  • Joe Pavelski on his golf game, Stanley Cup run, World Cup of Ho…

    Joe Pavelski on his golf game, Stanley Cup run, World Cup of Hockey (Puck Daddy Q&A)

    yahoo.com Jul 22
    Christian Petersen/Getty Images Joe Pavelski is modest when asked about his golf game. “It’s alright. It’s respectable,” he said from Lake Tahoe on Thursday. The San Jose Sharks captain will put his game to the test this weekend at the American Century …
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  • Matt Nieto re-signs with San Jose Sharks for one year

    Matt Nieto re-signs with San Jose Sharks for one year

    The San Jose Sharks have re-signed left winger Matt Nieto to a very affordable one-year contract and now the California native’s job is to prove he warrants a bigger payday next summer. Nieto will make $735,000 in 2016-17, a slight decrease from the cap…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Bruins need to look to free agents for blueline …

    Rumor Roundup: Bruins need to look to free agents for blueline help

    The Boston Bruins efforts to bolster their defense via the trade market hasn’t panned out so far. The asking prices for available blueliners such as St. Louis’ Kevin Shattenkirk, Minnesota’s Matt Dumba and Anaheim’s Cam Fowler are rumored to be expensiv…
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  • Which players could take on the six vacant captaincies?

    Which players could take on the six vacant captaincies?

    Four players became first-time captains in the NHL ahead of the 2015-16 season, each to varying degrees of success. In San Jose, Joe Pavelski took over as captain after years of speculation that he was the next in line to wear the ‘C’ for the Sharks. In…
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  • Why Las Vegas’ expansion team should be sneaky-competitive in S…

    Why Las Vegas’ expansion team should be sneaky-competitive in Season 1

    Any smug prognosticator convinced Las Vegas’ NHL franchise will be a laughing stock has a head start. It’s an expansion team, after all, and recent NHL history tells us brand-new franchises normally fall flat on their faces. The San Jose Sharks joined t…
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  • Veteran D Carkner retires after 15 seasons

    Veteran D Carkner retires after 15 seasons

    NHL.com Jul 7
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Defenceman Matt Carkner has retired after a 15-year career. Carkner, 35, appeared in 237 NHL games with the New York Islanders, Ottawa Senators and San Jose Sharks. He scored four goals, added 23 assists and compiled 556 pena...
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  • San Jose Sharks' black cat finds home with Patrick Marleau

    San Jose Sharks' black cat finds home with Patrick Marleau

    yahoo.com Jul 5
    Photo via Christina Marleau on Twitter. The cat that scampered across the ice at SAP Center during Stanley Cup Playoffs has found a home with San Jose Sharks forward Patrick Marleau. Marleau’s wife recently tweeted out a photo of the cat, saying it has …
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  • Lightning, Sharks earn high grades; Isles get an incomplete

    Lightning, Sharks earn high grades; Isles get an incomplete

    ESPN.com Jul 2
    Lightning, Sharks earn high grades; Isles get an incomplete
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  • Mikkel Boedker signing tells us Sharks don’t plan to be one-yea…

    Mikkel Boedker signing tells us Sharks don’t plan to be one-year wonders

    Mikkel Boedker had plenty of suitors as he hit unrestricted free agency. At 26, he was among the youngest top-six forwards available. He’s one of the faster players in the game. And, while his career highs of 19 goals and 51 points are modest, he never …
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  • Sharks sign free agent defenceman David Schlemko

    Sharks sign free agent defenceman David Schlemko

    NHL.com Jul 1
    SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San Jose Sharks have signed free agent defenceman David Schlemko to a four-year contract. Doug Wilson announced the deal on Friday, just after the start of the free-agent signing period. Wilson said Schlemko is a good p...
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  • Sharks make qualifying offers to Hertl, 3 others

    Sharks make qualifying offers to Hertl, 3 others

    NHL.com Jun 27
    SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San Jose Sharks issued a qualifying offer to pending restricted free agent forward Tomas Hertl and three other players. The Sharks also issued qualifying offers Monday to restricted free agents forwards Matt Nieto and R...
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  • Vladimir Tarasenko named 'NHL 17' cover athlete

    Vladimir Tarasenko named 'NHL 17' cover athlete

    yahoo.com Jun 22
    After six million votes, Vladimir Tarasenko of the St. Louis Blues will be the cover athlete for EA Sports’ NHL 17 after beating Joe Pavelski of the San Jose Sharks in the final round. They also released the official gameplay trailer for this year’s edi…
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  • Video - Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs 00:56

    Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs

    Mar 19
    The Sharks beat the Maple Leafs 4-1 to snap their two-game losing streak.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 16:06

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Mar 17
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside kick around the rule changes proposed by the general managers, look at the turmoil in San Jose and make their picks at the tight race for the Presidents' Trophy.
  • Video - Sharp Scores Twice In Blackhawks' Win 01:05

    Sharp Scores Twice In Blackhawks' Win

    Mar 14
    Patrick Sharp scored two goals to increase his season total to 12 in Chicago's 6-2 win over San Jose.
  • Video - Playoff Battle In Pacific Division 01:37

    Playoff Battle In Pacific Division

    Mar 10
    With the Ducks running away with the division title, there could be four teams, including the defending champion Kings, battling for just two playoff spots.