Oct 23, 2014; San Jose, CA, USA; San Jose Sharks defenseman Jason Demers (5) and Columbus Blue Jackets center Artem Anisimov (42) fight for the puck during the first period at SAP Center at San Jose. Mandatory Credit: Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports


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.

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Ashley Hagewood, editor

A life long athlete and sports fanatic, Ashley began writing sports articles as a hobby and it has transformed into much more. In addition to sports, she is a huge wine enthusiast, having been born and bred in the Napa Valley. Her background in international business and marketing makes her a well rounded and ready for anything.

Vivian Dang, Staff Writer

Aspiring film maker, film and television writer, and sports journalist. For now, just an unemployed college grad.

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.

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...

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