San Jose Sharks Awards 2021

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Once again, it’s time for the San Jose Sharks awards for the 2021 season. San Jose Sharks Awards It was the second consecutive down season for team teal, but these award winners had deserving seasons. In a typical season, the Sharks roster might see 32 players skate for the team. But the reset season had […] READ MORE


Potential 2020-21 San Jose Sharks Bounce Back or Break Out Players

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Welcome to the latest series here at Last Word on Hockey. Each day, we will take a look at a new team and examine three of their potential breakout or bounce-back players. These players have the chance to make a serious difference with their teams this upcoming season. These players can be new faces or […] READ MORE


2019-20 San Jose Sharks Season Review: The Defencemen

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The 2019-20 San Jose Sharks were designed to win from the blue line. The Sharks season featured three premium defencemen. Two had Norris Trophy wins, a third won an Olympic gold medal. In terms of salary cap hit among NHL defencemen, these players are first, tied for fifth and 14th. Previously: Season Overview Previously: The […] READ MORE


The San Jose Sharks 2019-20 Awards

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Today we hand out the virtual hardware for the 2019-20 San Jose Sharks. Not that these were much fun to debate, given the team’s combination of injuries and mediocrity. But awards need to be given and while the season isn’t officially over, it’s close enough. 2019-20 San Jose Sharks Awards Most Valuable Player: Logan Couture […] READ MORE


Fantasy Hockey: Week 20 Impressions

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Well, here we are. There’s one week left in the fantasy hockey regular season – at least in Yahoo! standard leagues. Some of you may have a couple of weeks to go. Some of you may already be in the thick of postseason. But for the sake of continuity and all that, we’ll call it […] READ MORE


Questioning The San Jose Sharks Trading Brenden Dillon

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There’s a lot of trade rumours swirling around Brenden Dillon, the left-shot defenceman for the San Jose Sharks. NHL teams in playoff contention often trade for a player capable of improving their team for the current season. In return, they give up assets their trade partner can use to improve in future seasons. The Sharks […] READ MORE


The 2019-20 San Jose Sharks Confusion

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In the two games following the All-Star break, the 2019-20 San Jose Sharks have made one thing clear; they are confused. The season has gone badly for the Sharks, but the last people to throw in the towel on the season ought to be the team itself. If the team wanted to approach the rest […] READ MORE


Six Reasons For San Jose Sharks Season of Hope

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The San Jose Sharks season may well become a lost season, but there’s no reason to throw in the towel too early. Indeed, there are reasons to hope the Sharks can turn this season around. San Jose Sharks Season Hopes Around this time of year, things start to crystallize across the NHL and teams fall […] READ MORE


The 2019-20 San Jose Sharks Good, Bad and Ugly

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The first half of the NHL season is nearly over and there’s not much good with the 2019-20 San Jose Sharks. Meanwhile, bad and ugly are prospering. 2019-20 San Jose Sharks Ugly The ugly is obvious. A team expected to make the playoffs and contend for a Stanley Cup sits last in its division. In […] READ MORE


The San Jose Sharks Penalty Kill Leads Suspect Streak

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The San Jose Sharks dug themselves into a deep early season hole, at one point holding a record of 4-10-1. Since then, the team has done a remarkable about face, winning nine of 11, and returning to standings relevance. Things such as the Sharks penalty kill have played a role, as has timely scoring. Yet, […] READ MORE