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NHL Playoffs, quarterfinals, Sharks vs. Kings (win 2-3)

Pavelski scores the winning goal and we win.  Concerned that Ian White might have really gotten hurt.  He was checked hard (head shot) into the boards and left the ice immediately.  3 more games to win.  Going to a Grizzlies … Continue reading

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Big fans

Right now, Patrick and I are in a standoff.  We have been following the last Sacramento Kings game (vs the Filthy Lakers). Just finished the game.  Sacramento Kings pushed LA into OT, then lost.  It was a good fight.  Amazing … Continue reading

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Sharks vs Coyotes (win 3-1)

Tonight, the Sharks secured the second seed in Western Conference in the playoffs.  So, that’s it.  Here we go…

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Sharks vs. Coytes, 3-4 (loss)

Tonight, the Sharks slept through two periods while the Coyotes made a run for the playoffs.  In the third period, they remembered that they needed to play and started making up ground.  Unfortunately, there were a few bad calls, bounces, … Continue reading

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On The NHL Hour with Gary Bettman-

My call into the NHL Hour with Gary Bettman on 4-7-2011

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Sharks vs Vancouver Canucks (loss 4-5, shootout)

David came over, tonight.  We watched the Sharks vs Canucks game.  It.  Was.  Great.  Yes, we ended up losing.  But the Sharks showed heart and really grinded this one out.  We escaped with one point and were able to show … Continue reading

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On The NHL Hour with Gary Bettman

Today, on my way home from work, I called the NHL Hour, a program on NHL Home Ice (an XM station).  I managed to get through to ask Gary Bettman, the NHL Commissioner, a question.  As soon as I can, … Continue reading

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Sharks vs. Penguins (3-2 win)

It makes me happy that I’ve been able to watch so many of the games, this year.  Sharks won in OT with only a few seconds left.  The team is winning in closer battles, which has required a more consistent … Continue reading

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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 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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