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  1. Giordano, Burns, Lundqvist honoured for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano, San Jose Sharks defenceman Brent Burns and New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist were named finalists for the 2015 NHL Foundation Player Award, the league announced Friday. Giordano, who was in the Norris Trophy conversation until a season-ending biceps injury, has become known for his charitable endeavours.


  2. Henrik Lundqvist Nominated for the NHL Foundation Player AwardRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sports Media 101

    ... If it's about the Rangers, it's on Rangers 101. Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers, defenseman Brent Burns of the San Jose Sharks, and defenseman Mark Giordano of the Calgary Flames are the three finalists for the 2014-15 NHL ...


  3. NHL Offseason: Many Goalies AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Too Many Men On The Site

    Mar 26, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; San Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi celebrates with Brent Burns after winning the game 6-4 against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports It is becoming apparent that the goalie supply in this upcoming offseason will reach a new high, with many potential NHL starting goalies available via free agency and trade.


  4. 2014-15 Season Review: Brenden DillonRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Fear The Fin

    ... at suppressing unblocked shot attempts and the Sharks' second best possession defenseman overall after Brent Burns. Speaking of Burns, some of the best hockey the converted forward played all season came when paired with Dillon. With those two on ...


  5. Making The Oilers HeavierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Oil On Whyte

    Mar 28, 2015; Philadelphia, PA, USA; San Jose Sharks defenseman Brent Burns during warm ups before a game against the Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports As the dust starts to settle as we approach the two-week A.D. mark , Oilers fans are still left wondering what sort of moves will be made during the offseason.


  6. Thursday Sharks Links: Rob Zettler a dark horse coaching candidateRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Fear The Fin

    ... last two weeks of the season with a broken thumb while Nieto played through a foot fracture. [ CSN Bay Area ] Brent Burns, Tomas Hertl and Ben Smith will be competing in that tournament, which begins tomorrow in Prague. Here, again, is a full ...


  7. Report: Matt Nieto Played Through Fractured FootRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Blades of Teal

    ... rs who will participate in the World Championships includes: Tomas Hertl (Czech Republic, the tournament hosts), Brent Burns (Canada), Ben Smith (USA), and former head coach Todd McLellan (Canada) and assistant coach Jay Woodcroft (Canada).


  8. Evaluating Todd McLellan's Tenure With San Jose SharksRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Blades of Teal

    ... back and feel that their team should've done better. The 2011 season was a transitional one for the Sharks as Brent Burns was brought in during the offseason. San Jose would flounder during the regular season at times, before righting the ship at ...


  9. Killer Instinct: Hasso Plattner Should Sell the SharksRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Blades of Teal

    ... as "McLellan Wasn't Allowed To Do His Job"). There were rumors that McLellan hadn't agreed with the move to put Brent Burns back on D at all, which is understandable. His stats and on-ice play indicated that Burnzie was inept at playing a really ...


  10. Making sense of Doug Wilson's rebuild planRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Fear The Fin

    ... The team is only going to get so many more years out of Joe Thornton , Patrick Marleau , Joe Pavelski and Brent Burns . But, if 2014-15 doesn't look promising, where do you go? A full scorched-earth rebuild? "Do we as a franchise want to take a ...


  11. After Todd McLellan's Ouster, All Eyes On Doug WilsonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Blades of Teal

    ... on him, as they should. Wilson didn't do enough this offseason to set this team up for success. The move of Brent Burns back to defense was a rough transition as it weakened San Jose on the back end and their forward depth. Also, Wilson added nobody ...


  12. Todd McLellan a Hot NHL Coaching Commodity After Sharks Set Him Up to FailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | BleacherReport

    ... was stripped of the captaincy before the season, and he was at least somewhat on board with the idea of using Brent Burns, who is a bad defenseman, as a defenseman instead of a forward. There were questionable lineup decisions here and there, but ...


  13. Duhatschek: Maple Leafs, Oilers would be wise to reach out to McLellanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Apart from Dan Boyle and Marc-Eduard Vlasic, they had a journeymen collection of defencemen - and though Brent Burns gave them an interesting weapon there this year, after he moved back from forward, he remains the same high risk, high reward option ...


  14. Purdy: No shocker McLellan, Sharks break upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... 2003. McLellan agreed to go along with Wilson's decision in that regard, as well as Wilson's preference to move Brent Burns from forward to defense. But the vibes were never great between Wilson and McLellan after that - or perhaps the vibes just ...


  15. Sharks, McLellan part ways after seven seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | SFGate

    For Todd McLellan , who has a 307-160-65 record with San Jose, failure to take his team to the playoffs made his seventh season as Sharks coach his last. Sharks head coach Todd McLellan's roster again includes key cogs Brent Burns , Tomas Hertl and Joe Thornton as Wednesday's season opener in Los Angeles draws near.


  16. Brent Burns Named to Canada's 2015 Men's World Championship TeamRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | El Observador

    San Jose / CALIFORNIA Hockey Canada announced Tuesday that San Jose Sharks defenseman Brent Burns (@Burnzie88) has been named to Team Canada's 2015 Men's National Team that will compete at the International Ice Hockey Federation ...


  17. San Jose head coach Todd McLellan looking for success at world championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The London Free Press

    ... as teams are eliminated from the first round," he said of the D-men who, to this point, include Tyson Barrie, Brent Burns, Aaron Ekblad, Jake Muzzin and David Savard. "It's unfortunate that Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had to pull out because we were all ...


  18. McLellan to coach Team CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Contra Costa Times

    Sharks coach Todd McLellan will coach Canada's national team in the IIHF World Championship tournament next month in the Czech Republic, and Brent Burns has been selected as one of the team's defensemen. The announcements on the coaching staff and the initial roster were both made Tuesday by Canada general manager Jim Nill, who worked with McLellan in the Detroit Red Wing organization and now runs the Dallas Stars.


  19. Todd McLellan and Sharks: The future is WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... offseason left the coach with his biggest challenge in his time with the Sharks. Two key decisions -- moving Brent Burns back to defense and stripping the captaincy from Joe Thornton -- were pushed by Wilson, though the coach did sign off on each. ...


  20. Time for Sharks to take two steps forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | SFBay

    ... of showing the door to aging defensemen Dan Boyle and Brad Stuart - moves that were expected - switching Brent Burns back to defense, removing the captaincy from Joe Thornton , and signing John Scott . The end result? The Sharks took a step backward ...