Game Day Blog - Flames @ Sharks - 1/17/2012
With the Sharks and the Flames set to face each other on Tuesday night at HP Pavilion at San Jose, here are the links you need to read before the game:
CLOWE OUT OF THE LINEUP, REMAINS DAY-TO-DAY
Sharks head coach Todd McLellan told members of the media that left wing Ryane Clowe will be out of the lineup on Tuesday night against the Flames. He also told reports that Jamie McGinn could see some time on the top line with the Joes (Thornton and Pavelski), but his line combinations are not set in stone.
[ SharksTV ]
KFOX LOCKER ROOM
Sharks radio play-by-play broadcaster Dan Rusanowsky spoke with All-Star center Logan Couture. Tuesday night marks Couture's first game back in the Bay Area after being named to the 2012 All-Star Team.
[ SharksTV ]
DESJARDINS CONTINUES HIS RECOVERY
CSN California beat writer Kevin Kurz reports on Sharks center Andrew Desjardins' recovery from an illegal check to the head that saw the offending player -- Blue Jackets forward Dane Byers -- receive a three-game suspension on Monday afternoon. Desjardins will miss his second game due to injury related to the hit.
[ Sharks Talk ]
HANNAN ACTIVATED OFF IR, SET TO FACE HIS FORMER TEAM
Calgary Sun writer Randy Sportak reported Monday that Flames defenseman (and former Sharks blueliner) Scott Hannan appears primed for a return to the lineup. The team announced on Tuesday afternoon that Hannan will indeed make his return to the lineup tonight.
[ Calgary Sun ]
SHARKS AND FLAMES PREVIEW
NHL.com writer David Kalan previews Tuesday night's game, including trends to watch on both sides of the puck.
[ NHL.com ]