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Twitter Tales: #OverArchingWin

Wednesday, 12.18.2013 / 7:20 PM / News
By Patrick Hooper  - Digital Content Developer
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Twitter Tales: #OverArchingWin
A retelling of the Sharks 4-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues according to twitter.

 

The Sharks entered Tuesday with an opportunity to sweep the season series against a strong conference opponent, but perhaps even more important was the opportunity to simply gain two points, an achievement the team had only done twice through half of December.

 

 

And what do you do if you're hitting a rough patch on the ice... ? Put out the best holiday video that was ever invented!

 

 

Back to gameday though... , the Sharks toyed with some different line combinations during a practice on Monday leading to mass hysteria and speculation.

 

 

Finally someone has developed a handy flow chart to solve the daily riddle of the Sharks starting goaltender scenario.

 

 

The last time the Sharks awaited an opponent who played the night before in a different city, they lost to the incoming Islanders. Safe assumption is that the Sharks locker room was reminded of that at some point Tuesday.

 

 

Hockey vs Basketball

 

 

Foreshadowing! Foreshadowing! Foreshadowing!

 

 

First Period

And since we're playing the Blues, maybe we just stick to the current trend of having a strong opening period.

 

 

Second Period

What was that about Burnzie being on a cold streak?

 

 

And the Sharks are cruising at this point, safe to say this will be another Blues blowout ... WHAT?!?

 

 

Third Period

 

 

Marty Havlat does not often skate alongside Patty and Cooch, but when he does, it's a...

 

 

But don't fret ... a big kill for a big win!

 

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 NSH 62 41 14 7 188 147 89
2 ANA 62 38 17 7 182 174 83
3 STL 61 39 18 4 190 152 82
4 CHI 63 37 21 5 183 150 79
5 WPG 63 31 20 12 174 170 74
6 VAN 61 35 23 3 174 162 73
7 MIN 61 32 22 7 173 160 71
8 LAK 60 29 19 12 162 153 70
9 CGY 62 33 25 4 175 160 70
10 SJS 62 30 24 8 173 177 68
11 COL 62 27 24 11 166 179 65
12 DAL 62 27 25 10 195 207 64
13 ARI 62 20 35 7 137 210 47
14 EDM 62 18 34 10 142 206 46

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Pavelski 62 31 25 12 56
L. Couture 62 21 32 2 53
J. Thornton 58 12 40 -2 52
B. Burns 62 16 29 -3 45
P. Marleau 62 13 31 -14 44
T. Wingels 55 12 15 -5 27
T. Hertl 62 10 14 -3 24
J. Braun 51 1 19 3 20
M. Vlasic 57 7 11 10 18
M. Karlsson 33 9 7 4 16
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
A. Niemi 24 16 7 .913 2.62
A. Stalock 5 7 1 .899 2.85
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