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Logan Couture’s off-season ‘really sucked,’ until…

Logan Couture’s off-season ‘really sucked,’ until…

thehockeynews.com Updated Jul 24
The 2015 off-season hit Logan Couture like a punch in the face, because it began in April. It’s a horrible feeling to realize your season is over the day the regular season ends, and Couture, 26, never experienced it in his first five NHL seasons. His S…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Flyers, Sharks and Oilers buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Flyers, Sharks and Oilers buzz

    thehockeynews.com Jul 25 (6 days ago)
    It appears efforts by the Philadelphia Flyers to trade Vincent Lecavalier have once again proven futile. GM Ron Hextall told CSNPhilly.com’s Tim Panaccio his club remains “status quo” with the 35-year-old center, adding they intend to start the season w…
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  • Daniil Tarasov leaves Sharks, signs two-year deal with Dynamo M…

    Daniil Tarasov leaves Sharks, signs two-year deal with Dynamo Moscow

    For the past three seasons, Daniil Tarasov has been trying to crack the San Jose Sharks roster. And after a 2014-15 campaign in which he got his first taste of NHL action, the Russian winger has decided to leave the league to sign a two-year deal with t…
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  • Why hasn’t your team done anything this off-season?

    Why hasn’t your team done anything this off-season?

    We’ve seen plenty of turnover on NHL rosters so far this summer, setting up what appears to be even crazier parity than normal in each division. The Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers and San Jose Sharks made major moves in the Pacific. The Washington Capi…
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  • 10 players facing make or break seasons in 2015-16

    10 players facing make or break seasons in 2015-16

    The Edmonton Oilers avoided arbitration with Justin Schultz Wednesday by inking the 25-year-old blueliner to a one-year, $3.9 million deal. But the arbitration wasn’t Schultz’s choice. Rather, it was the Oilers who wanted to plead their case for a lower…
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  • Which teams have had the best and worst off-seasons according t…

    Which teams have had the best and worst off-seasons according to the numbers?

    It’s been nearly two weeks since free agency opened and most of the big fish have landed, which means it’s time to evaluate the winners and losers of free agency. There’s still some great players out there that can help teams, but the bulk of signings h…
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  • Bruins sign defenceman Matt Irwin to 1-year deal

    Bruins sign defenceman Matt Irwin to 1-year deal

    NHL.com Jul 11
    BOSTON - The Boston Bruins have signed defenceman Matt Irwin to a one-year contract worth $800,000. The 27-year-old Irwin had eight goals and 11 assists in 53 games for the Sharks last season, his third in San Jose. He spent four seasons with...
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  • Arizona Coyotes add physical presence by signing John Scott to …

    Arizona Coyotes add physical presence by signing John Scott to 1-year deal

    NHL.com Jul 10
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes have signed veteran forward John Scott to a one-year contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The 32-year-old Scott had three goals and an assist in 38 games with the San Jose Sharks last season...
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  • Sturm new coach, GM of German men's national team

    Sturm new coach, GM of German men's national team

    NHL.com Jul 10
    Marco Sturm, who played 14 seasons in the NHL primarily for the San Jose Sharks and Boston Bruins, was named by the German Ice Hockey Association as coach and general manager of the men's national team, according to the International Ice Hockey Fe...
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  • Sharks GM Doug Wilson on his ‘crystal clear’ rebuild comments (…

    Sharks GM Doug Wilson on his ‘crystal clear’ rebuild comments (Interview)

    yahoo.com Jul 8
    Just over a year ago, the San Jose Sharks announced they were rebuilding. “We’re a tomorrow team,” said general manager Doug Wilson to the Mercury News. "This is a phase that this organization has never gone into in the past, and maybe should have …
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  • Sharks sign first-rounder Meier to entry-level contract

    Sharks sign first-rounder Meier to entry-level contract

    NHL.com Jul 8
    Right wing Timo Meier, selected by the San Jose Sharks with the ninth pick of the 2015 NHL Draft, signed a three-year, entry-level contract on Wednesday. Meier, who was No. 10 on NHL Central Scouting's final ranking of North American players el...
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  • San Jose Sharks sign Joel Ward, are now very clearly not rebuil…

    San Jose Sharks sign Joel Ward, are now very clearly not rebuilding

    It sure seemed like the San Jose Sharks were poised to start a rebuild just a couple weeks ago. They’d missed the playoffs for the first time since 2002-03. They’d fired coach Todd McLellan. Goalie Antti Niemi was set to walk as an unrestricted free age…
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  • Sharks add Boughner, Hedberg to coaching staff

    Sharks add Boughner, Hedberg to coaching staff

    NHL.com Jul 2
    SAN JOSE -- San Jose Sharks General Manager Doug Wilson and Head Coach Peter DeBoer announced today that Bob Boughner will serve as an assistant coach on DeBoer's staff. In addition, Johan Hedberg has been named assistant coach/goaltending coach. ...
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  • San Jose Sharks sign Paul Martin for four years

    San Jose Sharks sign Paul Martin for four years

    Don’t be so sure the San Jose Sharks are set on a rebuild. Earlier this week they acquired goaltender Martin Jones from the Boston Bruins and signed him to an extension to be their starter. Wednesday, they kicked off free agency by signing veteran defen…
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  • Video - Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs 00:56

    Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs

    Mar 19
    The Sharks beat the Maple Leafs 4-1 to snap their two-game losing streak.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 16:06

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Mar 17
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside kick around the rule changes proposed by the general managers, look at the turmoil in San Jose and make their picks at the tight race for the Presidents' Trophy.
  • Video - Sharp Scores Twice In Blackhawks' Win 01:05

    Sharp Scores Twice In Blackhawks' Win

    Mar 14
    Patrick Sharp scored two goals to increase his season total to 12 in Chicago's 6-2 win over San Jose.
  • Video - Playoff Battle In Pacific Division 01:37

    Playoff Battle In Pacific Division

    Mar 10
    With the Ducks running away with the division title, there could be four teams, including the defending champion Kings, battling for just two playoff spots.

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