Stanley Cup Playoffs

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PENGUINS-SHARKS CUP FINAL: SAN JOSE CAN’T WAIT FOR MONDAY NIGHT

@StanFischler Now, after Saturday night’s thrilling overtime win for San Jose, we have a series for Lord Stanley’s mug and a potential tilt in the Californians favor. Not only did the Sharks’ Joonas Donskoi’s sudden-death-winner turn the series into a major melodrama, it builds the confidence level at SAP Center in San Jose’s way. “Beating […]

CAN THE PENGUINS TURN INTO A DYNASTY?

@StanFischler The first question to be asked now that the Pittsburgh Penguins have captured the 2016 Stanley Cup: Can the Penguins all-speed juggernaut continue on to become a dynasty hockey club? Having required six games to dispose of the San Jose Sharks — with a well-earned 3-1 victory on Sunday night at SAP Center — […]

DO YOU BELIEVE IN MIRACLES? SHARKS STILL BITE

@StanFischler The almost extinct Sharks swimmingly return to San Jose Sunday alive — if not thriving — for Game 6 of the suddenly pulsating Stanley Cup Final, after escaping Pittsburgh with a 4-2 triumph. In their wake, these Skating Fish leave dozens of unopened champagne bottles, the contents of which were to be swilled by […]

PENGUINS-SHARKS CUP FINAL: CAN GAME 2 GET ANY BETTER?

StanFischler You’re never going to see a more exciting, well-played hockey performance than you did in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final between the San Jose Sharks and Pittsburgh Penguins. Then again, it’s not out of the realm of possibility that the encore contest on Wednesday at Consol Energy Center could be a topper. […]