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Sharks take team ranked 14th in the west to a shootout, finally win

27 Feb

I hate non-sequiturs, but hey, two points is two points.

San Jose finally won a game by beating the lowly Colorado Avalanche 3-2 that went to round four of the shootout. The two big stories of this game? The secondary scoring finally got going, and let’s face it, Semyon Varlomov was pretty fantastic tonight.

First off, how about that Sheppard-Burish-Galiardi line? Wow. James Sheppard is beginning to look like a legitimate threat in San Jose’s bottom six. And once the Sharks get Wingels back, I could see a very solid third line of Sheppard-Handzus-Wingels. And again, Jumbo showed why he is one of the best with that sick set up on Logan Couture’s goal 25 seconds into the game.

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Thanks for checking this out

20 Feb

Hi all,

I’m currently developing the meat and potatoes of the site in hopes to really get this thing going this season. I mean, we’re already a quarter of the way through it. I’d love to follow the Sharks throughout the entire season, through the highs (7 game winning streak to open the season), the lows (losing the next 7), and everything in between (Handzus shootout wins?).

I hope you’ll join me.