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…

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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…

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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…

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Gulls Take Barracuda In Shootout

October 21, 2015

Follow @joe_lami By: Joe Lami SAN JOSE, Calif.–The San Jose Barracuda (2-1-1) returned to SAP Center at San Jose on Wednesday night coming off of two straight road wins. They were beaten by the San Diego Gulls (3-0) 3-2 in the shootout after San Diego came back from a two-goal deficit. San Jose got on the board early, as 5:11 into the contest, captain and recently reassigned from the Sharks…

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Haley Leads Barracuda Past Condors For Second Straight Win

October 17, 2015

Follow @joe_lami  By: Joe Lami The San Jose Barracuda (2-1) won their second straight contest on Saturday night with a 4-3 victory over the Bakersfield Condors (1-2). The first star of the game, Michael Haley powered the ‘Cuda past the Condors with two goals, as he now leads the team with four goals on the season, which is also good enough for second in the league. Haley opened up the…

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Barracuda Get First Franchise Win, Beat Stockton 4-1

October 15, 2015

Follow @joe_lami By: Joe Lami The San Jose Barracuda won their first game in franchise history on Thursday night with a 4-1 victory over the Stockton Heat on Thursday evening. It’s a complete 180-degree turnaround after they lost their franchise opener to the Rockford Ice Hogs 4-2 at SAP Center last Friday. Head coach, Roy Sommer, used the weekend off for a team bonding camping trip and returned to the…

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Barracuda Drop Franchise Opener 4-2

October 9, 2015

Follow @joe_lami By: Joe Lami SAN JOSE, Calif.– The San Jose Barracuda dropped the puck for the first time in a 4-2 loss to the Rockford Ice Hogs on Friday night. Nearly 7,000 fans attended SAP Center to get a first look at the new Sharks’ American League affiliate. “We’re thrilled with the fans turnout tonight. I hope this keeps happening. We’re trying to make this a winning environment here…

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The Emergence of Chris Crane

October 2, 2015

By: Joe Lami The San Jose Barracuda lost their first pre-season game on Thursday night to the Stockton Heat 4-2 at Sharks Ice at San Jose.  Sharks’ prospect, Chris Crane was impressive in the loss and will bring a presence to the forward position. Barracuda coach, Roy Sommer loved the line of Crane, Petter Emanuelson and Greger Hansen exclaiming it was the best line of the night. Crane, a Sharks…

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Barracuda Open Their Doors in Pre-Season Loss

October 1, 2015

By: Joe Lami SAN JOSE, Calif.—San Jose Barracuda season ticket holder’s were treated to their first taste of action on Thursday night at Sharks Ice at San Jose as the new AHL team played their first pre-season game. Fans might have disappointed in the outcome, as the Barracuda lost to the Stockton Heat 4-2 but enjoyed the physicality brought in the combined 66 penalty minutes that included four fights. The…

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