1. Super Bowl XLVIII: Forecasting Best Bets in 2014 NFL Playoffs

    The 2013 NFL regular season has ended, and the playoff teams for the Wild Card Round and game times are set through January 19. Almost everyone has an opinion of how the first round will unfold...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 10 months ago 14,662 reads 35 comments

  2. 5 Ways 2013-14 NHL Season Will Prove Western Conference Superiority

    The NHL Western Conference has been playing at a disadvantage for years. Additional travel made them more tired and less practiced than their Eastern Conference brethren...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 1,798 reads 2 comments

  3. Green Bay Packers Ace Contest vs. Washington, RGIII

    While the Green Bay Packers played RGIII and Washington Sunday afternoon, a small group protested the team's use of a racial epithet as their name. They will be referred to only by their city because the nickname is too offensive to use...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 1,086 reads 27 comments

  4. Green Bay Packers Grade Well in Loss to San Francisco 49ers

    The Green Bay Packers lost a hard-fought battle with the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, September 8. The final score was 34-28, and took more than 60 minutes for the final play to end the game...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 5,645 reads 77 comments

  5. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly for 2013-14 San Jose Sharks

    "The good, the bad and the ugly" is not a unique theme; however, it is special to the Bay Area where fans of the San Jose Sharks reside. The title was used for a spaghetti Western classic that Clint Eastwood starred in...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 2,770 reads 12 comments

  6. 2013 NFL Playoff Predictions Through Super Bowl XLVIII

    NFL fans and analysts are fond of two things at this time of the year: Super Bowl and regular-season predictions...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 21,698 reads 266 comments

  7. Biggest Question Mark on Each Line for 2013-14 San Jose Sharks

    The back end of the San Jose Sharks is deep and talented, leaving few question marks for the upcoming season. First off, they have a Vezina Trophy finalist in goal...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 1,004 reads 8 comments

  8. Best Attribute of Each 2013-14 San Jose Sharks Star

    The San Jose Sharks have maintained a star-studded core for years. Patrick Marleau, Joe Thornton , Joe Pavelski, Dan Boyle, Logan Couture and Antti Niemi have all been mainstays for at least three seasons...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 1,762 reads 5 comments

  9. 5 Biggest Villains in San Jose Sharks History

    Villains are a bigger part of the NHL than any other major professional sports league. Like every other team, the San Jose Sharks have had their share. One reason for their presence is that hockey is the only team sport to allow fighting...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 2,504 reads 8 comments

  10. 5 Players on 2013-14 San Jose Sharks with Most Swag

    The San Jose Sharks are a young franchise without players who earned their way into the Hall of Fame wearing the teal sweater. At the same time, there are many players with plenty of swag...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 3,343 reads 10 comments

  11. Most Incredible Stat for Each San Jose Sharks Star's Career

    The San Jose Sharks entered this summer at a crossroads. Three of the four leaders in minutes for their positions will play the entire 2013-14 season after their 34th birthdays...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 1,584 reads 3 comments

  12. Breakdown of Every Position on San Jose Sharks Roster

    After making minor moves to bolster forwards in the system, the San Jose Sharks are likely done in free agency...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 2,444 reads 21 comments

  13. Predicting San Jose Sharks in 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

    Once the NHL and its players (NHLPA) were able to confirm the best talent would be representing all nations in the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, many of us tried our hands at projecting the teams and finishes...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 3,211 reads 44 comments

  14. Roster Projections, Predictions for 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Hockey

    Last week, several nations announced their invitations to their various hockey camps for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Since then, odds came out for each showing host Russia as the team the highest number of fans want to bet on...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about 1 year ago 16,869 reads 202 comments

  15. San Jose Sharks: Top 5 Prospect Progress Report

    The lower salary cap has slowed free agency to a crawl, but even teams like the San Jose Sharks that seem idle have no problem keeping busy. Every team has had its prospect development camp as they work on their rosters beyond 2013-14...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about over 1 year ago 2,812 reads 8 comments

  16. San Jose Sharks' 2013-14 NHL Schedule: Must-See Games, Predictions & More

    The NHL announced its 2013-14 season Friday, July 19. The San Jose Sharks begin the season October 3 at the newly crowned SAP Center, but there were more universally significant factors making this announcement more interesting than most...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about over 1 year ago 2,927 reads 17 comments

  17. San Jose Sharks: Ranking Top 5 Blue Lines in History

    Doug Wilson is general manager of the San Jose Sharks . He also patrolled their blue line in the last two seasons of his illustrious career. Thus, it stands to reason that they would be a team built on its back end during his tenure...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about over 1 year ago 1,114 reads 3 comments

  18. How Offseason Roster Changes Affect 2013-14 San Jose Sharks

    The San Jose Sharks have been as inactive in 2013 NHL free agency as any team. Even the moves they have made were almost limited to keeping the same team that was on the ice for the Stanley Cup playoffs...

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  19. Projecting Goalies, Blue Line Pairs for 2013-14 San Jose Sharks

    When examining potential forward lines for the 2013-14 San Jose Sharks , I noticed there was a notable drop-off in talent from previous seasons. No line and few players are exceptionally fast, physical or skilled...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about over 1 year ago 1,885 reads 37 comments

  20. Early Line Projections for 2013-14 San Jose Sharks

    If the 2013-14 San Jose Sharks are at the card table, they have called. If they're at the prosecutor's table, the state rests. As I spelled out for Examiner.com, it seems they will stand pat...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about over 1 year ago 3,936 reads 44 comments

  21. San Jose Sharks Blue Line Biggest Change in 2013

    Since the 2008-09 season, the blue line of the San Jose Sharks has been defined by Dan Boyle . Maybe the whole team has. They have fired the puck from the point on the power play and advanced it from their own end better than most...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about over 1 year ago 2,357 reads 1 comments

  22. Why San Jose Sharks' Core Should Return for 2013-14 Season

    Many fans and analysts are wondering whether the San Jose Sharks will trade away one of their core players this summer. It is the perfect example of over-thinking...

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  23. 2013 NHL Draft: 3 Ways San Jose Sharks Lost out Early

    The San Jose Sharks had four picks in the top 58 of the 2013 NHL draft on Sunday, June 30. The thought they might trade up was not overlooked. Two trades during the day and a first-round pick later, they managed to trade up and still surprise...

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  24. San Jose Sharks' Complete Guide to 2013 Offseason

    It is not exactly a new phrase in Northern California: The San Jose Sharks were not happy with their finish to the season. Year after year, this team is among the best in the NHL ...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about over 1 year ago 2,239 reads 8 comments

  25. Top 5 Free Agent Targets for the 2013-14 San Jose Sharks

    Before the San Jose Sharks can go looking for new free agents to sign, they must finish signing their own. The last of the series on who should stay and who should go (with links to the rest done for Examiner...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about over 1 year ago 2,904 reads 21 comments