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Preview of 2016 San Jose Sharks Qualifying Tournament

Here is a little description of each team in the tourney: ’06-’07 San Jose Sharks (51-26-5, 107 points (2nd in Pacific), Lost in Conference Semifinal, 0.77 SRS) ’09-’10 San Jose Sharks (51-20-11, 113 points (1st in Pacific), Lost in Conference … Continue reading

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Team Recap: 35th-seeded ’08-’09 Minnesota Wild

Niklas Backstrom (G) 3 GP   3 GS   1-2-0   5.00 GAA   .803 SV%   0 SO   0 Stars   (Lost starting job after Game 3) Eric Belanger (C) 5 GP   1 G   0 A … Continue reading

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30th-seeded ’85-’86 Whalers Defeat 35th-seeded ’08-’09 Wild in Five Games; Hartford Franchise Advances to Second Round for First Time

After arguably being the better team in their First Round matchup in the inaugural tournament, the ’85-’86 Hartford Whalers were the better team, again, but this time they finished what they started. The ’08-’09 Minnesota Wild couldn’t match the Whalers’ … Continue reading

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Preview of 2015 San Jose Sharks Qualifying Tournament

Here is a little description of each team in the tourney: ’03-’04 San Jose Sharks (43-21-12-6, 104 points (1st in Pacific), Lost in Conference Final) ’09-’10 San Jose Sharks (51-20-11, 113 points (1st in Pacific), Lost in Conference Final) ’10-’11 … Continue reading

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Reigning Representatives, 7th-seeded ’08-’09 Wild, Defeat 3rd-seeded ’14-’15 Wild with Shutout in Game 6 From Backstrom

The 3rd-seeded ’14-’15 Wild held a 1-0 lead going into the third period of Game 1, but the 7th-seeded ’08-’09 Wild potted three goals in the third with a PP goal from Owen Nolan finishing off a 3-1 comeback. The … Continue reading

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