Brent Burns


SAN JOSE - Sharks forward Ben Smith and defenseman Brent Burns will compete for their respective countries in the Men’s Hockey World Championships, it was announced on Tuesday.


SAN JOSE –- During the Sharks’ current 4-0-1 run that has at the very least earned them a stay of execution on the 2014-15 season, a number of things have gone right that weren’t happening earlier.


Programming note: Sharks-Red Wings coverage starts today at 4 p.m. with Sharks Pregame Live on Comcast SportsNet California.