The 2007–08 San Jose Sharks season
began on October 4, 2007. It was the San Jose Sharks
' 17th season in the National Hockey League
. The Sharks were the Pacific Division
champions, and second in the Western Conference
. They finished the season with a 49–23–10 record.
During the preseason
, the 2007 NHL Entry Draft
took place in Columbus, Ohio
on June 22–23. Also the free agency
period began on July 1.
- Green background indicates a win.
- Red background indicates a loss.</small>
The Sharks began a win streak of road games on November 14, 2007, when they beat the Dallas Stars
with a shootout win. The streak ended when the Sharks lost to the Anaheim Ducks
on January 13, 2008. This was also the game where coach, Ron Wilson
, gave the Sharks’ backup goaltender, Thomas Greiss
, his first start, and rested Evgeni Nabokov
, who was the starting goalie for all the other Sharks games played up until the All-Star break.
The Sharks’ streak of 10 straight road wins is second to the 12 road game win streak posted by the Detroit Red Wings
in 2006.Jonathan Cheechoo
earned his first hat trick
for the season... Read More