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 z - ANA 82 54 20 8 266 209 116
2 y - COL 82 52 22 8 250 220 112
3 x - STL 82 52 23 7 248 191 111
4 x - SJS 82 51 22 9 249 200 111
5 x - CHI 82 46 21 15 267 220 107
6 x - LAK 82 46 28 8 206 174 100
7 x - MIN 82 43 27 12 207 206 98
8 x - DAL 82 40 31 11 235 228 91
9 PHX 82 37 30 15 216 231 89
10 NSH 82 38 32 12 216 242 88
11 WPG 82 37 35 10 227 237 84
12 VAN 82 36 35 11 196 223 83
13 CGY 82 35 40 7 209 241 77
14 EDM 82 29 44 9 203 270 67

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Pavelski 82 41 38 23 79
J. Thornton 82 11 65 20 76
P. Marleau 82 33 37 0 70
L. Couture 65 23 31 21 54
B. Burns 69 22 26 26 48
T. Wingels 77 16 22 11 38
D. Boyle 75 12 24 -8 36
J. Demers 75 5 29 14 34
T. Hertl 37 15 10 11 25
M. Nieto 66 10 14 -4 24
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
A. Stalock 12 5 2 .932 1.87
A. Niemi 39 17 7 .913 2.39
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