Coaching From The Couch
In the first part of this series, we look at the Sharks' offensive zone forechecking system when the opposition does not have control of the puck. As pictured above, an active pinching defense is one of the keys to San Jose's aggressive forecheck.
Justin Braun and Joe Pavelski gave us a possible taste of Team USA's Olympic squad four months early on Sunday afternoon in Ottawa. We break down their brilliant goal.
Fear The Fin takes a look at Antti Niemi, Antero Niittymaki, and Thomas Greiss in the final edition of our season preview series.
Fear The Fin analyzes Brent Burns and Marc-Edouard Vlasic in our annual season preview series.
2011-2012 San Jose Sharks Preview: Brad Winchester, Andrew Desjardins, and Andrew Murray (now with Jamie McGinn!)
Fear the Fin previews the San Jose Sharks fourth line in preparation for the upcomming season.
Fear The Fin previews Michal Handzus, Torrey Mitchell, and Tommy Wingels in our annual season preview series.
Fear The Fin looks at Dan Boyle and Douglas Murray in our annual season preview series.
Fear The Fin previews the third pairing of Jason Demers and Colin White in our annual season preview series.
Fear The Fin previews the San Jose Sharks penalty kill in our annual season preview series.
Fear The Fin preview Martin Havlat, Logan Couture, and Ryane Clowe in our annual season preview series.
Fear The Fin previews the San Jose Sharks top line of Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau, and Joe Pavelski in our annual season preview series.
Sharks searching for goals despite high shot totals. A look at shot selection over the last 3 games, and how the team's recent losses may have deserved a better fate.
On Matchups. A look at Couture's first night against a top defensive pairing.
Antti Niemi's improvement a good sign for the Sharks
A look at Jamie McGinn and his improvement in the 2010-2011 season.
Breakdown of the current Sharks news from training camp.
Could Andreas Lilja crack the Sharks lineup with a strong camp?
Joe Thornton sees unusual TOI splits against Minnesota.
Ryane Clowe beginning to flourish as Sharks flounder
Sharks struggles continue as The Blame Game begins.
Play of McGinn & Couture could help determine outcome of playoffs, offseason