SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Comcast SportsNet California (@CSNAuthentic), the home of “Authentic Bay Area Sports,” in anticipation of the upcoming 2014-15 NHL season, presents “Sharks Classic Games” – a special five-game series reliving some of the most memorable matchups from the San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) 2013-14 regular season.
The “Sharks Classic Games”
series debuts on Thursday, Oct. 2 at 8 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet California with Tomas Hertl’s thrilling four-goal game against the New York Rangers. Following are the games in the series:
Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m.
From Oct. 8, 2013: New York Rangers at Sharks (Sharks Win 9-2) – Rookie Tomas Hertl's four goals powered the Sharks past the Rangers, making Hertl the youngest NHL player to score four goals in a game since March 20, 1988.
Sunday, Oct. 5 at 7:30 p.m.
From Dec. 23, 2013: Colorado Avalanche at Sharks (Sharks Win 5-4 Shootout) – Joe Pavelski scored with just 20 seconds left in regulation to tie the game, and Logan Couture and Patrick Marleau tallied in the shootout, leading the Sharks to a 5-4 win over Colorado.
Monday, Oct. 6 at 9 a.m.
From Feb. 5, 2014: Dallas Stars at Sharks (Sharks Win 2-1 OT) – Tommy Wingels scored at 1:52 in overtime, lifting the Sharks to a 2-1 victory against Dallas. Marty Havlat scored a second-period goal and also set up the game-winner with a slick pass from behind the net to Wingels in front for a quick shot past Stars goaltender Kari Lehtonen.
Monday, Oct. 6 at 8 p.m.
From March 6, 2014: Pittsburgh Penguins at Sharks (Sharks Win 5-3) – Sharks rallied from a two-goal deficit to top Pittsburgh. Sharks captain Joe Thornton scored the game-winner at 14:21 of the third period, and Brent Burns added an empty-net goal with 2.6 seconds left in regulation.
Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 7 p.m.
From March 20, 2014: Anaheim Ducks at San Jose (Sharks Win 3-2) – With first place in the Pacific Division on the line, Brent Burns led the Sharks to a 3-2 victory over Anaheim. Burns scored the game-winner with 3:59 left in regulation. He also had an assist on Joe Thornton’s game-tying goal at 8:11 of the third period.
For the chance to win four tickets to an upcoming Sharks game, tune in to any of the Sharks Classic Games from the above schedule. To enter to win, tweet a picture of you and friends tuning in to each game and tag it with #SharksClassicGames. You may enter once for each game for a total of five entries. Watch them all to increase your chances to win! All entries must be received on the day of the respective Classic Game is aired. Five winners will be selected and contacted on Wednesday, October 8.