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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 Updated Jul 22 (5 days ago)
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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  • NHL players on Vegas expansion, gambling, nightlife distraction…

    NHL players on Vegas expansion, gambling, nightlife distractions

    yahoo.com Jun 21
    LAS VEGAS – There's some mystery, allure and excitement from NHL players about how a potential new Las Vegas team may work. “It’s the entertainment capital of the world,” said San Jose Sharks defenseman Brent Burns. “You look around the buildings and th…
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  • Pens to raise Cup banner vs. Caps as NHL teams reveal home open…

    Pens to raise Cup banner vs. Caps as NHL teams reveal home openers

    yahoo.com Jun 20
    The 2016-17 NHL schedule will be released in full on Tuesday, just over a week since the Pittsburgh Penguins won the Stanley Cup over the San Jose Sharks. This is quite the busy time for the league with a Las Vegas expansion announcement coming, the ent…
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  • Stanley Cup Jersey Fouls: The end of the road for the Sharks

    Stanley Cup Jersey Fouls: The end of the road for the Sharks

    yahoo.com Jun 19
    The San Jose Sharks may have lost in the Stanley Cup Final to the Pittsburgh Penguins, but their fans gave us all sorts of Jersey Fouls near the end of their playoff run. In our last batch we featured a fan who wanted to see a “CUPB4IDIE.” This week we …
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  • Nick Bonino was ‘quarantined’ during Stanley Cup final, almost …

    Nick Bonino was ‘quarantined’ during Stanley Cup final, almost shut down by Penguins

    The post-season injury lists for the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks will begin filtering out over the next few weeks, but the strangest tale of all may have already been revealed. During his end of season meeting with media, Penguins center Nic…
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  • Eulogy: Remembering the 2015-16 San Jose Sharks

    Eulogy: Remembering the 2015-16 San Jose Sharks

    yahoo.com Jun 15
    (Ed. Note: As the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, we're bound to lose some friends along the journey. We've asked for these losers, gone but not forgotten, to be eulogized by the people who knew the teams best: The bloggers and fans who hated them the mo…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Patrick Marleau’s future in San Jose still uncer…

    Rumor Roundup: Patrick Marleau’s future in San Jose still uncertain

    Following the end of the 2016 Stanley Cup final between the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks, it didn’t take long for speculation to begin over the Cup finalists’ off-season plans. ESPN.com’s Craig Custance suggests the Penguins trade goaltender …
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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.