Poor Start the Demise for Barracuda as They Fall to Condors 5-3

January 18, 2016

By: Joe Lami SAN JOSE, Calif.–The ten game point streak was snapped at home on Monday afternoon to the hands of the Bakersfield Condors, as the Edmonton Oilers affiliate defeated the Barracuda 5-3. An ugly start is to blame, as the Condors netted three goals in the first seven minutes of the game, ending Troy Grosenick’s night in net. He let in three of the first six shots of the…


49ers Go All-In with Chip

January 14, 2016

By: Joe Lami After a dreadful year behind first-year head coach Jim Tomsula, the San Francisco 49ers have found their new man in leading the team for the future in Chip Kelly. Kelly was relieved of his duties earlier this year as head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, where he finished with a 26-26 record. 49ers’ CEO Jed York announced the excitement of the offensive coach, “We are thrilled to…


Message to the Fans From York

By: Joe Lami SANTA CLARA, Calif.— 49ers’ owner Jed York spoke with the media for the first time in over a year on Monday morning at Levi’s Stadium. Once again, it was to discuss the termination of a head coach, as the 49ers reported late Sunday night that Jim Tomsula won’t be continuing as the head coach. York began the conference by thanking and apologizing to the fans for going…

January 4, 2016

Bengals Clinch Playoffs in Win Over Niners

December 20, 2015

By: Joe Lami The Cincinnati Bengals are returning to the playoffs for the fifth straight year after they beat the San Francisco 49ers 24-14 at Levi’s Stadium on Sunday. Quarterback, AJ McCarron made his first career start in the win. He was forced into the game after first-stringer, Andy Dalton broke a thumb last week against Pittsburg. The second-year quarterback also snapped a 25-year winless streak from Alabama quarterbacks with…


Missed Opportunities Officially Eliminate 49ers From Playoff Contention

November 29, 2015

By: Joe Lami SANTA CLARA, Calif.— The San Francisco 49ers kept thing close on Sunday against the NFC West-leading Arizona Cardinals, but were unable to put together a game-winning drive in the fourth quarter as they were defeated 19-13 at Levi’s Stadium. The loss drops their record to 3-8 on the season, officially eliminating them from any chance at the playoffs. It also ends the streak the 49ers had at…


Barracuda Win In Footrace With Texas

November 28, 2015

By: Joe Lami SAN JOSE, Calif.–The San Jose Barracuda were able to battle back against the AHL scoring leader Texas Stars on Saturday afternoon in a 5-4 victory at SAP Center at San Jose. In their first home game since November 8th, a four-goal second period was key in the victory. Texas opened up the scoring in the first period, as Matej Stransky scored his fifth tally of the season…


Faulty Play Call Leads To 49ers Win

November 8, 2015

By: Joe Lami SANTA CLARA, Calif.— The San Francisco 49ers returned to win the column on Sunday afternoon, taking care of the Atlanta Falcons 17-16 at Levi’s Stadium. After an interesting week that saw Colin Kaepernick benched, Vernon Davis traded, and the addition of two new running backs, the 49ers were able to hold on by the skin of their teeth in the 4th quarter to improve their record to…


Barracuda and Bears Fall on Saturday

November 7, 2015

Follow @joe_lami By: Joe Lami SAN JOSE, Calif.— The San Jose Barracuda (3-3-1) hosted their first ever teddy bear toss game on Saturday afternoon in a home tilt against the San Diego Gulls (8-2). The Gulls came out victorious 3-2 thanks to former San Jose Sharks’ prospect Michael Sgarbosa, who scored his first two goals of the season in the win. Sgarbosa opened the scoring at 8:15 of the first…


Barracuda Get First Home Win, Beat Reign 4-2

November 1, 2015

Follow @joe_lami By: Joe Lami The San Jose Barracuda (3-3-0-1) won their first game at SAP Center on Sunday afternoon as they defeated the Ontario Reign (5-1-2) 4-2. After having eight days off, the Barracuda earned their revenge after losing to Ontario 3-0 last Saturday.  For Ontario, it was their third game in three nights as they were coming off of two overtime losses to San Antonio on Friday and…


49ers Fall Victim To Seahawks at Home on Thursday Night (Again)

October 22, 2015

By: Joe Lami SANTA CLARA, Calif.–The 49ers (2-5) returned to their losing ways on Thursday evening as they were soundly defeated by the Seattle Seahawks (3-4) 20-3 at Levi’s Stadium. In a game that reminisced last year’s Thanksgiving Day 19-3 loss to the same Seahawks, it seems like San Francisco couldn’t get anything going. “That game today was not what we want. It was not acceptable. We did not play…