SAN JOSE - The San Jose Barracuda (@SJBarracuda), proud American Hockey League (@TheAHL) affiliate of the National Hockey League's (@NHL) San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks), will begin honoring the history of the Sharks primary affiliates on November 18th at 5 p.m. as a part of a five-game throwback series. The Barracuda will become the Cleveland Barons for the night, Sharks affiliate from 2001 to 2006.
The game will feature complete rebranding on social media and within SAP Center at San Jose and the team will wear throwback Cleveland Barons jerseys during the game. In addition to the in game festivities, the first 4,000 fans in the building will receive a replica Cleveland Barons jersey.
Various alumni from the era will be honored throughout each game, including Sharks legends Douglas Murray (2003-2006) and Jonathan Cheechoo (2001-2003).
November 18th is the first of five throwback nights, honoring the Sharks affiliate history. San Jose will also be honoring the Kansas City Blades (Dec. 9), Worcester Sharks (Jan. 13), Kentucky Thoroughblades (Feb. 2), and San Jose (Feb. 18). For more information on the remaining throwback games, please visit sjbarracuda.com/promotions.
The Barracuda Throwback Pack is now available, which starts as low as $8 per ticket. Get tickets to all five of the Barracuda throwback games this season and help us recognize the greatest affiliates in San Jose Sharks history. Single game tickets start at just $10 and as always cars of four or more can park for free at SAP Center at San Jose. In addition, all concession items are just $4.
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