The AHL Pacific Division play-in tournament has begun, and the San Jose Barracuda are off to a good start with a 2-1 victory over Tucson…but do the Barracuda actually want to be play?
The Locked On Sharks guys discuss the San Jose Sharks’ state of the franchise:
In other San Jose Sharks news…
Congratulations, Kurtis Gabriel!
— Kurtis Gabriel (@kurtisgabriel) May 18, 2021
A Vancouver victory yesterday means that the San Jose Sharks have the seventh-best chance to win the Draft lottery. That’s the good news. The bad news is, the Sharks were the 26th-worst team in the NHL this season.
— Kyle Demetrius (@KyleDemetrius) May 19, 2021
Around the NHL…
Here are the other King Clancy nominees:
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) May 18, 2021
Jeff Blashill will return for his seventh season behind the Red Wings bench. (Detroit Free Press)
Also back: Jim Benning in Vancouver. (Sportsnet)
Rick Tocchet has interviewed with both the Rangers and the Kraken. (New York Post)
Dr. Howard Njoo, Canada’s deputy chief public health officer, says allowing fans into games is not under “serious consideration” at this point of the pandemic. (TSN)
However, Montreal says they’re going to have fans… (Sportsnet)
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