Tag Archives: hockey

Priorities: Roxie gives a great prayer

Yesterday, when we were at the Langford home for Kristi’s birthday, Roxie offered a prayer over the food.  She prayed for “Daddy, hockey, and the Sharks.”  It was a defining moment in both of our lives.

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Sharks vs Kings

Daniel came over and watched (most of) the Sharks game, tonight.  I used the Safari browser and HDMI to the TV.  About 2 periods into the game, I had a headache from the jitteriness of the picture. For the third … Continue reading

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Sharks beat Coyotes in season opener

Watched the season opener for the Sharks, tonight. Sharks won, 6-3. If things go well, I think we have a shot at the cup this year.

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Sharks win last preseason game

Game over, 3-0. Regular season begins. I like how this team is shaping up.

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Tragedy for KHL team Lokomotiv

A plane, carrying KHL team Lokomotiv crashed, this morning, in Russia.  Former Detroit Red Wing coach, Brad McCrimmon, also was killed.  Just very sad news.  43 dead.

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The Code: The Unwritten Rules of Fighting and Retaliation in the NHL, by Ross Berstein

This book was pretty good in that, I really had no feel for what is happening on the ice when a fight breaks out, and, as the title implies, how retaliation works.  After finishing The Code, I think I have … Continue reading

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Sharks vs Washington Capitals (2-0 win)

Last night, David came over and we watched the Sharks vs Caps game.  It was solid hockey.  Low-scoring, board crunching hockey.  The good news is that the Sharks picked up 2 points, which was good enough to move them into … Continue reading

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Sharks vs Anaheim Ducks (4-3 win)

1st Period 14 seconds in, Heatley scores 7:34 in, Eager scores game ends, 4-3. Got close there, for a bit.

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Sharks vs Phoenix Coyotes (5-3 win)

Sharks are losing 0-3. Stanley cup winner goalie, Niemi, is pulled and rookie Stallack is sent in. Sharks rally 5-3. Unbelievable.

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Sharks vs Dallas

1st: 2nd: Someone, at 1st int, must have told the announcers that the game is also broadcasting outside of Texas. 3rd: 4:24 Sharks go on PP and end it with no goal. They are now 0/5 on the PP in … Continue reading

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