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01-04-2013, 10:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Killion View Post
Interesting. Retro looking jerseys, sort of a 70's vibe to them.... are they playing out of the hp because
of the Lockout as I thought their home rink was the Cow Palace (much spent on upgrades) no?.
At Sharks invitation, their NHL affiliate, the Bulls (and next most local ECHL team, the Stockton Thunder), changed their 1/16/13 game to 12/17/12 and played it at HP Pavilion. Tickets were free to SJ Sharks and SF Bulls STH (guessing the latter will be getting credit/refund), and about 3400 tickets not taken were made available for free to public. (All 17,652 tickets were claimed; ~12,800 attended) Last ECHL game played in (then current) NHL venue before that was like 1993.

(FTR, the Bulls just announced special jerseys -- classic (circa 1993) Sharks jerseys with Bulls logo -- to be worn at two games in February. A number of Sharks fans have suggested they want one.)

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