Matt Irwin


SAN JOSE – Sharks defenseman Matt Irwin suffered an upper body injury while taking a shot on Friday, and left the team’s practice about midway through.


SAN JOSE – It was January 5, and the Sharks were coming off of their worst defeat of the season, 7-2 to the St. Louis Blues two nights earlier.


SAN JOSE -– If there was one constant to the Sharks’ play during their eight-game home losing streak, it was a distinct lack of energy and emotion.


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