Brent Burns buried a goal and an assist in San Jose's shootout loss to the Islanders on Thursday night, extending his points streak to four.
Brent Burns has been sent back to the blue line in 2014, and is expected to take more ice in his new old and expanded role.
Brent Burns might've had his second goal of the preseason, but teammate Joe Pavelski tipped it in instead on the powerplay Friday night.
Brent Burns scored a goal in San Jose's 4-2 preseason loss to Vancouver.
San Jose coach Todd McLellan doesn't expect it to take long for Brent Burns to re-adjust to playing defense.
Despite coach Todd McLellan insisting that Brent Burns will be a defenseman this season, some members of the Sharks think that he could play some up front.
San Jose Sharks head coach Todd McLellan reiterated that the team sees Brent Burns as a defenseman, not a forward.
Sharks GM Doug Wilson wants the team to have a Drew Doughty/P.K. Subban type player, which contributed to the decision to switch Brent Burns back to defense this season.
San Jose's Brent Burns is expected to retake his role as a defenseman for the Sharks in the 2014-15 season.
Brent Burns has been nominated for the NHL Foundation Player Award.
Brent Burns scored for San Jose in its 4-3 overtime win against Los Angeles.
Brent Burns had a goal and an assist in the Sharks' 6-3 victory on Thursday.
Brent Burns is riding a five-game point streak.
Brent Burns had a goal and an assist in the Sharks' 5-4 win on Tuesday.