Skip to content

Sore Sharks: Couture, Havlat hurt in Game 3

May 18, 2013, 10:40 PM EDT

havlatcouturegetty Getty Images

The San Jose Sharks are fighting to get back into their second-round series against the Los Angeles Kings, but at this rate, they might not make it through a longer series.

Those familiar with Martin Havlat‘s injury history probably aren’t shocked to hear that the fragile winger is questionable to return during the same contest he came back from his latest ailment. The big worry, then, is that Logan Couture might not finish the game, either.

CSNBayArea.com’s Kevin Kurz believes that Couture hurt his left leg when it went awkwardly into the boards. The Edmonton Journal’s Jim Matheson worries that the 24-year-old might have been cut by a skate. Either way, it’s a situation to watch, as Couture was an All-Star last season.

At least Scott Hannan returned from what looked like an injury, right Sharks fans? Right?

Update: Couture returned to action with 1:13 left in the second period, so we’ll see if he can fight through it.

Latest Posts
  1. Looking to make the leap: Reid Boucher

    Aug 30, 2014, 11:10 PM EDT

    Florida Panthers v New Jersey Devils Getty Images

    Stefan Matteau is in the conversation, too.

  2. Oilers’ Schultz admits it’s too early for Norris talk

    Aug 30, 2014, 10:00 PM EDT

    Edmonton Oilers v Anaheim Ducks Getty Images

    His new deal earned more than a few critics.

  3. Boudreau doesn’t know how Ducks goalie situation will ‘shake out’

    Aug 30, 2014, 5:30 PM EDT

    Bruce Boudreau AP

    Frederik Andersen and John Gibson both have a shot at being No. 1.

  4. What if the Blue Jackets and Johansen don’t reach a deal?

    Aug 30, 2014, 4:05 PM EDT

    Ryan Johansen Getty Images

    The two sides are not budging in contract negotiations.

  5. Under Pressure: Cory Schneider

    Aug 30, 2014, 3:06 PM EDT

    Cory Schneider AP

    Will try to guide the Devils back to the postseason after two straight seasons without playoff hockey in New Jersey.

  6. Binghamton Senators unveil new jerseys

    Aug 30, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

    Will wear a different look in 2014-15.

  7. Ryan Smyth keeping busy as camp approaches

    Aug 30, 2014, 1:30 PM EDT

    ryansmythgetty Getty Images

    After playing over 1,000 NHL games, he’s enjoying the time away.

  8. Report: Devils sign Pelley, add depth

    Aug 30, 2014, 12:38 PM EDT

    Image (1) NewJerseyDevils_logo-thumb-250x243-22093.gif for post 15654

    RFA David Wohlberg joins Albany

  9. Devils’ Gomez considered retirement

    Aug 30, 2014, 11:22 AM EDT

    Scott Gomez AP

    After spending portions of last season as a healthy scratch, he’s looking to revive his career in New Jersey.

  10. Will Jagr finally show his age next season?

    Aug 30, 2014, 10:11 AM EDT

    New York Islanders v New Jersey Devils Getty Images

    Father Time always wins … eventually.

  11. Trotz (kinda) downplays doubts about working with Ovechkin

    Aug 30, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

    Washington Capitals Introduce General Manager Brian MacLellan And Coach Barry Trotz Getty Images

    ” … Until we go into the season and start playing real games, our relationship will be fine.”

  12. It’s New Jersey Devils day on PHT

    Aug 30, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    Adam Henrique, Ryane Clowe, Michael Ryder AP

    Can they shoot out of mediocrity?

  13. Looking to make the leap: Ryan Spooner

    Aug 29, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT

    Boston Bruins v San Jose Sharks Getty Images

    Can he fit in well enough to embrace this opportunity?

  14. Poll: How should Boston handle its cap crunch?

    Aug 29, 2014, 10:10 PM EDT

    marchboy Getty Images

    Should they make a move or play hardball with free agents?

  15. Nicklas Backstrom finally got his silver medal today

    Aug 29, 2014, 6:29 PM EDT

    backstromsilver

    “I’m sleeping with it tonight.”

Top 10 NHL Player Searches
  1. C. Anderson (1669)
  2. B. Bishop (1610)
  3. M. Fleury (1542)
  4. D. Alfredsson (1498)
  5. J. Harding (1360)
  1. C. Price (1245)
  2. D. Setoguchi (1167)
  3. M. Staal (1160)
  4. A. Ekblad (1137)
  5. J. Giguere (1118)