Throwback Thursday - 8/2/2012

Thursday, 08.2.2012 / 8:45 AM PT
By Sarah Peters - Digital Content Developer / The Daily Chomp
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Throwback Thursday - 8\/2\/2012

To celebrate Sharks history, each week we will highlight moments of the past. So check back to the Daily Chomp each week to celebrate with us for Throwback Thursday. In addition, we will be giving away special Sharks throwback items every Thursday.

This week the Daily Chomp takes a look at the Sharks 2003-04 season.

Did you know... For the first time in franchise history, the Sharks advanced to the Western Conference Finals.

More from that year:
  • The Sharks captured their second Pacific Division title by recording a franchise best 104 points in the regular season.
  •  San Jose set a record by playing 11 consecutive home games without a loss from Nov. 15-Dec. 29 (7-0-4-0) and by recording eight consecutive home wins from Jan. 28-March 3.
  • The Sharks set records in road points (47), shutouts (11) and most wins in a calendar month (10 — March).
  • G Evgeni Nabokov set a franchise record with nine shutouts.
  • LW Nils Ekman set a franchise record by compiling a plus-30 plus/minus rating for the season
  • RW Jonathan Cheechoo set a franchise record with nine game-winning goals on the season.
  • D Brad Stuart scored two goals in the last 17 seconds of regulation on April 4, 2003 vs. Los Angeles.
Also, be sure to check out the Sharks History Page and the Photo of the Day.

Pop Culture of that year:
  • Lance Armstrong won his 5th Tour de France title.
  • The biggest blackout in North American history affected over 50 million Americans and Canadians.
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger was elected the Governor of California.
  • Apple launched iTunes, which sold 10 million songs in its first four months of operation.
  • Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, won 11 Academy Awards including Best Picture.

Sharks Throwback Giveaway

Fill out the form below for a chance to win a unique Sharks Throwback prize. Increase your chances of winning and tweet using #SharksThrowback or text "Throwback" to 74499.


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WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - ANA 82 51 24 7 236 226 109
2 y - STL 82 51 24 7 248 201 109
3 x - NSH 82 47 25 10 232 208 104
4 x - CHI 82 48 28 6 229 189 102
5 x - VAN 82 48 29 5 242 222 101
6 x - MIN 82 46 28 8 231 201 100
7 x - WPG 82 43 26 13 230 210 99
8 x - CGY 82 45 30 7 241 216 97
9 LAK 82 40 27 15 220 205 95
10 DAL 82 41 31 10 261 260 92
11 COL 82 39 31 12 219 227 90
12 SJS 82 40 33 9 228 232 89
13 EDM 82 24 44 14 198 283 62
14 ARI 82 24 50 8 170 272 56

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Pavelski 82 37 33 12 70
L. Couture 82 27 40 -6 67
J. Thornton 78 16 49 -4 65
B. Burns 82 17 43 -9 60
P. Marleau 82 19 38 -17 57
T. Wingels 75 15 21 -7 36
T. Hertl 82 13 18 -5 31
M. Nieto 72 10 17 -12 27
M. Karlsson 53 13 11 -3 24
M. Vlasic 70 9 14 12 23
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
A. Niemi 31 23 7 .914 2.59
A. Stalock 8 9 2 .902 2.62
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