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Drew Weber

Drew Weber is a lover of hockey and abuser of analytics. Prior to joining Pucknology, he covered the San Jose Sharks and Team USA for The Hockey Writers and contributed briefly to Fear the Fin. You can follow him on Twitter at @puck_over_glass.

Sharks Grapple With Underwhelming Season

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The San Jose Sharks are in the midst of a six-game losing streak that has frustrated the team for the past 12 days. In that span, they have been out-scored by opponents 23-7 and allowed the Anaheim Ducks to take over first place in the division. This stretch is the most San ...

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Concerns Surround the Sharks’ Cup Run

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The San Jose Sharks are in a favorable position to go deep into the Stanley Cup Playoffs. At the time of writing this, they sit in first place of the Pacific Division with a seven-point lead on the second-place Edmonton Oilers. They also have a 17-point cushion on the first ...

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Aaron Dell Gets Start as Sharks Face Flyers


Overview The San Jose Sharks take on the Philadelphia Flyers tonight at SAP Center. This is the first time the two teams will meet this season. Backup goaltender Aaron Dell will start for the Sharks, meaning Martin Jones will play tomorrow night against the Los Angeles Kings. Dell has appeared in ...

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Sharks Face Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers


Overview The San Jose Sharks take on the Edmonton Oilers tonight at SAP Center. The winner of this matchup will take first place in the Pacific Division heading into the Christmas break. The Sharks have been a hot team as of late, winning four of their last five contests. They are ...

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5 Misleading Statistics in Hockey


In today’s analytics-driven game, statistics surround the world of hockey. Everything from shot quality, to score situation, to where netminders give up the most goals is tracked by statisticians and made available to organizations and, in some cases, the public. With all of this data, it is sometimes difficult to sort through what ...

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Timo Meier Makes Debut Against Canadiens


Overview Timo Meier is slated to make his NHL debut tonight as the San Jose Sharks take on the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Center. Meier, who was drafted ninth overall by the Sharks in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft, has 15 points in 17 games with the San Jose ...

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Sharks Work to Rebound Against Hurricanes


Overview The San Jose Sharks face the Carolina Hurricanes in San Jose at 7:30 p.m. tonight during Giants Night at the Tank. This is the second, and final, matchup between the two clubs. Carolina won the previous contest by a score of 1-0 despite Sharks goaltender Aaron Dell making 32 saves. ...

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Weighing the Sharks’ Expansion Options


For the first time since 2000, the NHL is expanding and adding a new team to the league: The Las Vegas Golden Knights. The Vegas organization will be added to the Pacific Division, making the Central Division the only one with just seven teams. But divisions and alignment are not what ...

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Sharks Hunt First Victory Over Coyotes


Overview The San Jose Sharks face the Arizona Coyotes for the third time this season tonight at SAP Center. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:30 pm. San Jose is at the end of a five-game homestand that has seen them go 3-1-0 so far, knocking of the New Jersey Devils, Chicago ...

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Sharks Look to Dodge Thanksgiving Hangover


ToniOverview The San Jose Sharks take on the New York Islanders at SAP Center today in a rare afternoon matchup. The game is scheduled to start at 1:00 pm PST rather than the typical 7:30 pm puck drop. The Sharks seemed to have found their groove again as they have won ...

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