Coronavirus: San Jose Sharks may have to play in empty arena after Santa Clara ban on mass gatherings

Amid increasing concern over the coronavirus outbreak, Santa Clara County health officials announced a temporary ban on all events (both public and private) that would draw large gatherings and possibly spread the virus. That ban, which prohibits crowds of more than 1,000 people, will carry through at least the end Read more

Sharks fans attend home game despite public health officials’ warning to cancel large events over coronavirus

Due to the coronavirus outbreak in California, Santa Clara County public health officials recommended that sporting events be canceled on Thursday. However, the San Jose Sharks elected to allow fans attend Thursday’s game against the Minnesota Wild. While it wasn’t quite the normal-sized crowd, the Sharks still sold 14,517 tickets Read more