Brad Stuart said although he gave his everything to the Red Wings franchise in the last several years, being closer to family in San Jose was a frequent thought in the back of his mind.
Editor's note: Over the next month, CSNCalifornia.com Sharks Insider Kevin Kurz and Postgame Live reporter Brodie Brazil will evaluate the 2011-12 performance of each player on the roster.
SAN JOSE During the Sharks slog through the past six weeks, it was hard not to notice that the club had several games in hand on the teams it was battling with for playoff position.
SAN JOSE Recent Sharks scratches Tommy Wingels, Michal Handzus and TJ Galiardi are all injury related. Defensemen Jim Vandermeer and Colin White are healthy.