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Sharks and Kings Playoffs Histories UPDATED TO INCLUDE THE BIG CHOKE

Franchise Wins and Losses Sharks 57-62 63 Kings 65-105 Over-all Series Records Sharks 9-11 12 (missed playoffs 5 times out of 17 seasons: in playoffs 70%) Kings 11-24 (missed playoffs 18 times out of 41 seasons: in playoffs 56%) 1st Round Sharks: 8-3 4 Kings 9-14 2nd Round Sharks 1-7 Kings 1-9 Conference Finals Sharks 0-1 Kings…

Puck Stops Here: Cammalleri Non-Suspension B.S.

The main differences that the NHL has played up in explaining the lack of a suspension in this case is that it was a close game (so the resulting penalty mattered) and Cammalleri is a skilled player as Calgary’s top goal scorer this season.  Cammalleri is not a goon.  At 5’ 9” and 185 pounds…

Adam Proteau’s Blog: Flames, Sharks scorers cause costly losses

Cammalleri … erred terribly when he drilled Blackhawks forward Martin Havlat in the head after a faceoff; Cammalleri almost certainly will (and definitely should) be suspended for the same swinging motion to the head that got Philadelphia’s Daniel Carcillo banned for Game 2 of the Flyers’ series against Pittsburgh. Cammalleri was playing his first NHL…