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Yesterday I explained why I expected the Sharks to lose in Dallas, including a preposterous theory that every season they will lose six in a row with the last loss being to the Oilers.  And still the Sharks lost.  What happened to me being usually wrong?

How am I supposed to do this if they change the rules and don’t tell me?  It isn’t that I imagine I cause an outcome by speaking of it.  I don’t take jinxes that seriously.  No, I’ve just always felt like a terrible meteorologist, believing fair weather is coming when really there a big dumping rain storm on the way and vice versa.

I wasn’t heartbroken about last night’s game.  My Twitter feed felt differently:

Jon D. Allred ‏ @Jon_Allred: “#SJSharks had several chances to win this game. But when they can’t hold a lead or score on a 4-on-3 pp in OT, they didn’t deserve a win.”

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