Hmm, this doesn't seem to address my question.
I understand you can use pushState to alter the browser's page history.
However it's my understanding that the SPA router is expecting hash tags if you want to deep link into it.
Take your Sushi example:
Whenever you click on a menu item you'll get a link like
If I start a new browser window and paste in http://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/websushi/#/menu/1 it'll take me to that specific menu item.
Does the router support getting rid of the hash tag to
and still getting redirected to that specific menu item.
This explains the options in the Angularjs world:
if that's of any help in understanding what I'm asking.