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Field of Links: The San Jose Sharks caught a real shark

Feb 12, 2014, 10:01 AM PST

The San Jose Sharks caught a real shark. Check out this photo posted by Owen Nolan on Twitter:

The crew consisted of Nolan, Joe Thornton, Raffi Torres, Andrew Desjardins, and Tommy Wingels. They won’t be bringing home medals during the Olympic break, but they just came up on a new trophy and the memory of a lifetime.

— While their teammates are out fishing, here’s a cool shot of the Sharks’ Olympians from the team’s Facebook page.


Here are 10 things you need to know about Olympic Hockey.

— The moguls seem much more dangerous this year. Now you know why Hoth is always immediately denied during their Olympic bids.


— It appears that Andrew Bogut and Mark Jackson are back on the same page. With that, it’s time to turn the page to some links from around the globe…

Field of Links: 

— When asked by a reporter, Matt Lauer said that Vladimir Putin gave Bob Costas pink eye… He was joking (I hope). Here’s the real question: Is Costas’ pink eye more distracting to viewers than Lauer’s grey beard?

Former A’s reliever Jerry Blevins remembers when Coco Crisp had double pink eye. Crisp missed a bunch of games as a result.

— Eat your heart out, Kanye… This is how you do a wedding proposal. Thanks for raising the bar for the rest of us, Alex Cobb.

— Speaking of weddings, A fan invited RGIII to one and got an autographed RSVP.


This dog won ‘Best in Show’ at the Westminster Dog Show.

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