Archive for September, 2010

Sharks and Comcast Sportsnet California release 2010-11 schedule

By Jon Swenson - Last updated: Wednesday, September 8, 2010

The San Jose Sharks and Comcast Sportsnet California released the 2010-11 NHL broadcast schedule today. On tap for this season are television broadcasts for 81 of the Sharks 82 regular seasons games, including the CSNCA premiere for the NHL Compuware game featuring the Sharks and Columbus Blue Jackets October 9th at the Globe Arena in [...]

DOH Podcast #114: Randy Hahn interview, Antti Niemi, Greg Jamison, Joe Thornton as next captain?

By Jon Swenson - Last updated: Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Mike Peattie and Doug Santana interview San Jose Sharks television play-by-play broadcaster Randy Hahn, discuss the addition of Stanley Cup winning goaltender Antti Niemi, whether Joe Thornton would be best suited to be the next Sharks captain, which NHL favorites will rely most on propsects in 2010-11, and the surprise departure of team president and [...]

Sharks confirm Antti Niemi signing, San Jose will have a crowded crease heading into training camp

By Jon Swenson - Last updated: Thursday, September 2, 2010

SHARKS CONFIRM SIGNING OF CUP WINNING GOALTENDER ANTTI NIEMI NIEMI REPORTEDLY SIGNED 1YR/$2M DEAL WITH SAN JOSE The San Jose Sharks confirmed reports this morning that Stanley Cup winning goaltender Antti Niemi signed a one-year contract with the team. Niemi registered a 16-6 playoff record in a phenomenal run to the Finals, a run where [...]

San Jose Sharks President/CEO Greg Jamison steps down, but does not retire

By Jon Swenson - Last updated: Wednesday, September 1, 2010

GREG JAMISON STEPPED DOWN AS PRESIDENT/CEO OF SAN JOSE SHARKS AFTER 17 YEARS, G.J. WILL REMAIN AS GOVENOR/OWNER/EXEC COMMITTEE In a surprise announcement Wednesday Greg Jamison announced that he was stepping down as President and CEO of the San Jose Sharks. After 17 years with the franchise and 14 and a half years running the [...]

DOH Podcast #113: Willie Mitchell signs with LA, Sharks goaltending prospects, surprise player for 2010-11

By Jon Swenson - Last updated: Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Mike Peattie and Doug Santana discuss defenseman Willie Mitchell signing with the Los Angeles Kings, weigh the goaltending prospects in the Sharks development system, create a list of the top 5 prospects, discuss the hockey culture in San Jose, and pick a surprise player that could make the Sharks NHL roster out of training camp [...]