SAN JOSE There are fewer than 20 games remaining in the NHLs regular season, and the Sharks are far from a sure thing to make the playoffs.
1. Tag, youre it: Its Franchise Tag Friday. The deadline is Monday, but most teams will exercise their option by today.
The hints that the Sharks would be idle at the trade deadline came in tiny but perceptible waves.
You didnt expect the Phoenix Coyotes to be a threat in the Pacific Division this season, especially after they lost All-Star goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov in the offseason.