Joe Thornton

Joe Thornton San Jose Sharks
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Matt Kalman
February 25, 2020 - 2:37 pm
Joe Thornton wanted to leave San Jose for a shot at the Stanley Cup but the San Jose Sharks didn't trade him.
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Joe Thornton spent the first seven and a half years of his career in Boston.
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Ty Anderson
June 14, 2017 - 7:08 pm
Long the strength of the club, the Bruins have questions when it comes to their depth at center. Ryan Spooner, an arbitration-eligible restricted free agent and healthy scratch to end his season, is likely on the outs in Boston. Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson, who may have had one of the most forgettable...
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Martin Jones is better than Tuukka Rask, according to someone, probably. (Aaron Doster/USA Today Sports)
DJ Bean
May 30, 2016 - 5:18 pm
This probably should have been written before the series started, but I didn't think of it until now. As such, I started writing it during the national anthem of Game 1 and here it is. These days, advanced metrics, GIFs, line-matching data and more are available to help inform the opinions of...
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March 19, 2015 - 4:12 am
Welcome to Thursday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NHL : Bruins at Senators, 7:30 p.m. (NESN) NHL : Red Wings at Panthers, 7:30 p.m. ( NHL Network) College basketball :...
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November 04, 2011 - 3:19 am
Welcome to Friday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WHAT'S HAPPENING LOCALLY FRIDAY: No games scheduled SATURDAY: NHL : Bruins at Maple Leafs, 7 p.m. (NESN) SUNDAY: NFL: Giants at Patriots, 4:15 p.m. (Fox)...
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November 02, 2011 - 3:51 am
Welcome to Wednesday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WHAT'S HAPPENING LOCALLY WEDNESDAY: No games scheduled AROUND THE WEB: '™¦ After the Sharks lost on Monday to the Rangers, 5-2, Joe Thornton lamented...
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Ryan Hannable
May 23, 2011 - 12:52 pm
According to Sharks coach Todd McLellan , center Joe Thornton will play in Tuesday's Game 5 , after suffering a vicious hit in Sunday's Game 4 of the Western Conference finals. Thornton was checked hard into the boards with 10:47 left in the third period by Canucks forward Raffi Torres . Thornton...
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Scott McLaughlin
February 28, 2011 - 9:28 am
The Celtics '€™ trade of Kendrick Perkins and Nate Robinson to the Thunder for Jeff Green and Nenad Krstic on Thursday marked the second surprising trade of the winter for Boston sports teams. Back in December, the Red Sox got Adrian Gonzalez from the Padres for prospects Casey Kelly , Anthony...
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DJ Bean
February 10, 2011 - 9:43 am
If anyone on twitter isn't following Down Goes Brown ( @downgoesbrown ), not only are they missing out on very amusing snarky commentary on the NHL , but they will have also missed out on perhaps an amusing stat regarding Tim Thomas and his MVP campaign. Check out this nugget, which emerged...
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