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WATCH: Danil Gushchin nets preseason hat trick against Golden Knights

WATCH: Danil Gushchin nets preseason hat trick against Golden Knights

Photo by Jeff Bottari/NHLI via Adin Hill had a tough night at the office. There’s a dark-horse rookie making his case for a spot on the San Jose Sharks’ roster. Danil Gushchin is hoping to survive tomorrow’s looming roster cuts and a hat trick tonight against the Vegas Golden Knights ought to do it for him. The hat trick is just the third-ever preseason hat trick scored in Vegas’ history, with the first two being scored by Golden Knights players. The first goal came on the power play a little over five minutes into the second period to put the Sharks up 2-1....
Fear The Fin Sep 30, 2022
Sharks at Golden Knights Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Sharks at Golden Knights Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Lucas Peltier-USA TODAY Sports All of the information for preseason game no. 5. The alternate San Jose Sharks team headed off to Nevada to take on the Vegas Golden Knights tonight. An old friend will be in net, as Adin Hill will be given the nod to start against his former team. The other half of the Sharks squad will be in Anaheim. Both games are available to stream, so check out the other game thread here. Here’s everything you need to know to tune in: Lines SAN JOSE SHARKS TBD VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS Reilly Smith — Jack Eichel — Phil KesselJonathan Marchessault...
Fear The Fin Sep 30, 2022
Sharks at Ducks Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Sharks at Ducks Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports All of the information for preseason game no. 4. Half of the San Jose Sharks are in Southern California with assistant coach Scott Gordon to take on an Anaheim Ducks squad that sounds like the guest list to a frat party that also includes a boyband in the mix. The other half of the squad will be in Vegas. Both games are available to stream, so check out the other game thread here. Here’s everything you need to know to tune in: Lines SAN JOSE SHARKS Noah Gregor — Nick Bonino — Scott ReedyWilliam Eklund — Logan Couture — Kevin...
Fear The Fin Sep 30, 2022
Sharks sign defender Scott Harrington to 1-year contract

Sharks sign defender Scott Harrington to 1-year contract

Photo by Tony Ding/Icon Sportswire via The defender has earned himself a contract out of training camp. Friday morning, the San Jose Sharks announced that the club has signed defender Scott Harrington to a one-year, two-way contract with an expected cap hit of $750,000 per CapFriendly. Signed to a professional tryout agreement (PTO) with the Sharks on Sept. 9, Harrington has recorded one goal and two shots in two preseason games. He is also expected to appear in the line-up for the preseason game against the Vegas Golden Knights tonight at T-Mobile Arena. “Scott came...
Fear The Fin Sep 29, 2022
Kings’ Doty to have hearing for interference on Viel

Kings’ Doty to have hearing for interference on Viel

Photo by Juan Ocampo/NHLI via The forward could face a suspension. Los Angeles Kings forward Jacob Doty is set to have a hearing on Friday with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety for Interference on San Jose Sharks forward Jeffrey Viel during Wednesday night’s preseason game between the two clubs. The incident occurred halfway through the second period. Though there wasn’t a video broadcast for the game, footage of the hit was recorded by Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now: Doty gets 5 minutes for interference for this big hit on Viel, who I think is OK...
Fear The Fin Sep 29, 2022
Beaupit, Gaudreau assigned to juniors clubs

Beaupit, Gaudreau assigned to juniors clubs

Photo by Chris Tanouye/ Don’t worry, there are six goalies left. Two players have come off the board in the 2022-23 San Jose Sharks goaltending war. Netminders Ben Gaudreau and Mason Beaupit have been released from training camp and will return to their respective juniors teams. Six goaltenders remain on the roster: Aaron Dell, Zachary Emond, Kaapo Kahkonen, Eetu Makiniemi, Strauss Mann and James Reimer. The WHL’s Spokane Chiefs confirmed that Beaupit was re-assigned by San Jose and will be available on Oct. 1 for the team’s home opener against the Kamloops...
Fear The Fin Sep 28, 2022
Sharks at Kings Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Sharks at Kings Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Photo by Tony Ding/Icon Sportswire via All of the information for preseason game no. 3. The San Jose Sharks on a preseason roll, but the rest of this exhibition period will take place on the road, leaving the opening night hopeful at a disadvantage. With the final three preseason games being irregular (two split squad games, followed by a tilt in Germany), tonight’s face-off against the Los Angeles Kings is looking like crunch-time for players to prove they have what it takes to make this season’s squad. Here’s everything you need to know to tune in: Lines SAN...
Fear The Fin Sep 28, 2022
2022-23 Sharks Preview: Can forward depth make up for lack of high-end talent?

2022-23 Sharks Preview: Can forward depth make up for lack of high-end talent?

Photo by Amanda Cain/NHLI Mike Grier is playing a numbers game — but will the team find the perfect balance of quality and quantity? The San Jose Sharks forward group in the Mike Grier era is a much deeper group than in years past. While composed of more proven NHL players than in previous seasons, few of those players have much room for tangible growth. Still, it’s a new day in San Jose, and basically every roster spot is up for grabs, as everyone came into camp with a clean slate. That doesn’t mean there aren’t lingering questions from last season. Timo Meier...
Fear The Fin Sep 27, 2022
Ducks at Sharks Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Ducks at Sharks Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Photo by Kavin Mistry/NHLI All of the information for preseason game no. 2. Tonight marks the final home game of the San Jose Sharks’ preseason before the team hits the road and, eventually, the skies, closing out the preseason in Germany. But first, they’ve got to take on the Anaheim Ducks, who are playing their second road preseason game, having defeated the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Sunday in Tucson. Here’s everything you need to know to tune in: Lines SAN JOSE SHARKS Danil Guschin — Andrew Agozzino — Max VeronneauNoah Gregor — Nick Bonino — Luke...
Fear The Fin Sep 26, 2022
Jabber Jaws: Quinn, Kunin & Kahkonen on special teams

Jabber Jaws: Quinn, Kunin & Kahkonen on special teams

Robert Edwards-USA TODAY Sports Quinn: “Not that I was tickled pink about all those penalties, but it gave us a chance to watch our penalty kill.” (Preseason) Hockey is back! The San Jose Sharks opened the preseason at home against the Los Angeles Kings with a 3-2 overtime win. Luke Kunin opened the scoring in the first period with a feed from Tomas Hertl to give the Sharks the lead. After the Kings tied the score early in the second, Timo Meier tipped in a shot from Matt Benning to put the Sharks up by one again. The Kings pushed the game into overtime, but captain...
Fear The Fin Sep 26, 2022
2022-23 Preseason: Sharks cut 14 players from training camp

2022-23 Preseason: Sharks cut 14 players from training camp

Photo by Chris Tanouye/ With 50 players remaining, the roster hasn’t quite taken shape just yet. Following last night’s preseason opening victory over the Los Angeles Kings, San Jose Sharks general manager Mike Grier announced this afternoon that 14 players have been cut from the team’s training camp. Of those 14 players, four were on an amateur tryout agreement (ATO) and will be returned to their juniors club. An additional three Sharks prospects were returned to their respective juniors clubs, and seven players were assigned to the San Jose Barracuda’s AHL...
Fear The Fin Sep 25, 2022
Kings at Sharks Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Kings at Sharks Preseason: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Photo by Rob Curtis/Icon Sportswire via All of the information for preseason game no. 1. The 2022-23 preseason is getting started in San Jose with a familiar refrain — Beat LA. Nearly every roster spot is up for grabs, as the San Jose Sharks are getting a clean slate this season. Meanwhile, the young and hungry Los Angeles Kings are in town, hoping the kids are ready for the big-time this season. Here’s everything you need to know to tune in: Lines SAN JOSE SHARKS Timo Meier — Tomas Hertl — Luke KuninWilliam Eklund — Logan Couture — Kevin LabancC.J. Suess...
Fear The Fin Sep 24, 2022
Jabber Jaws: Notes from Day 2 of training camp

Jabber Jaws: Notes from Day 2 of training camp

Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Labanc: “It’s not just a clean slate for me, it’s a clean slate for everybody.” The San Jose Sharks officially kicked off training camp on Thursday at Sharks Ice and Tech CU Arena in San Jose. This time around, camp is slightly shortened due to the Sharks’ participation in the 2022 NHL Global Series, which will see the team travel to Germany for a preseason game against Eisbären Berlin on October 4, as well as opening the regular season with a series against the Nashville Predators in Czechia that weekend. With a...
Fear The Fin Sep 16, 2022
NHL approves agreement between Sharks, Evander Kane

NHL approves agreement between Sharks, Evander Kane

Photo by Harry How/ Looking forward to never having to talk about this again. The Evander Kane saga in San Jose is finally finished, as his grievance filed by the NHL Players’ Association has been settled and the league has approved the terms between the winger and the club. “The San Jose Sharks have reached an agreement with Evander Kane regarding the termination of his NHL Standard Player Contract,” reads the team’s statement, released on Friday morning. “The agreement has been approved by the NHL and the NHL Players’ Association. We are satisfied that its...
Fear The Fin Sep 9, 2022
Sharks sign defender Scott Harrington to PTO

Sharks sign defender Scott Harrington to PTO

Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via After six seasons with Columbus, the defenseman is headed west. Friday morning, the San Jose Sharks announced that the club has signed defenseman Scott Harrington to a professional tryout agreement (PTO). Having spent the past six seasons as a member of the Columbus Blue Jackets organization, Harrington has logged 210 career NHL games. Last season, he skated in seven games for the Blue Jackets, recording an assist and six penalty minutes. He also appeared in 50 games for the Cleveland Monsters of the American Hockey League. Through his NHL...

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