Oct 5, 2013; San Jose, CA, USA; San Jose Sharks head coach Todd McLellan (center) talks to his team during the third period in a game against the Phoenix Coyotes at the SAP Center at San Jose. Sharks won 4-1. Mandatory Credit: Bob Stanton-USA TODAY Sports

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Welcome to Blades of Teal, the San Jose Sharks news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Blades of Teal is dedicated to providing top-notch Sharks news, views and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.

Editorial Staff

Ashley Hagewood, editor

Ashley is the editor of Blades of Teal. A life long athlete and sports fanatic, she began writing sports articles as a hobby and it has transformed into much more. Her background in international business and marketing has paved the way for a successful career in the sports industry.

Eric He, Editor

Eric is a freelance sports writer in the Bay Area. In addition to running Blue Man Hoop and Blades of Teal for the FanSided Network, he also contributes to Bay Area Sports Guy, and Prep2Prep. He has previously written for Bleacher Report as a featured columnist, and his work has been published in the San Jose Mercury News.

The King Shark, Staff Writer

A Sharks fan since Day 1 when the franchise was awarded by the NHL to play in San Jose in 1991. I'm also a life long San Francisco 49ers fan too. In addition, I am also a "Jim Rome Clone". Sharks hockey to me is not just a game, it's a passion. During the NHL season I live and breath teal. "Kingshark49" is a combination of the NBA Sacramento Kings, the Sharks and the 49ers...

Felix Chow, Staff Writer

I have been blogging since my senior year of high school. I do blogs about life, inspiration, and news (all in one blog) and hockey. I am a die-hard hockey and San Jose Sharks fan. I just started as a Staff Writer at Blades of Teal, part of the FanSided network. I also love to listen to, play, and improv music on my guitar and piano.

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