11:56 AM EST, Sun February 14, 2016

Joel Ward catches up with Nashville youth Malik Johnson

Joel Ward got a chance to catch up  Malik Johnson, the at-risk Nashville teenager who he first helped to mentor when Ward played with the Predators earlier in his career. The two initially met through Big Brothers, when Johnson was just… Continue Reading → The post Joel Ward catches up...
Fear The Fin Feb 2, 2016

Just how good has Joel Ward been this year?

Pretty, pretty, pretty good. When the Sharks signed Ward they were given a little bit of a side eye as many around the league were unsure about the signing of a 34 year old winger to a three year deal. Ward doesn't play a finesse brand of hockey, he will get in your face and won't back down and those players don't last long in this league. The risk versus the reward didn't seem to add up. Has Ward lived up to his contract? In short, yes, but his season has been an interesting case. Ward continues to shine but is he doing this all on his own or has he been the passenger? This season has...

Joel Ward's value goes beyond numbers, but his numbers aren't bad

Joel Ward brings more to the table for the Sharks than just goals and assists. But no one wearing teal is complaining that offensively, Ward is having a career season. Ward’s second period goal in Saturday’s 4-3 win by the… Continue Reading → The post Joel Ward's value goes beyond...

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