San Jose Sharks Wiretap

Patrick Marleau Joins Maple Leafs

Jul 2, 2017 9:38 PM

After 19 seasons in San Jose, Patrick Marleau, the Sharks' career leading goal scorer signed an $18.75 million, three-year contract with the Maple Leafs on Sunday in hopes of winning the Stanley Cup that has eluded him for so long.

"I think I've worn out a few carpets pacing around the house trying to make this decision over the last couple of days,'' Marleau said. "I'm extremely excited and happy to be a part of the Maple Leafs organization. It's definitely an honor to be able to call myself a Maple Leaf.''

Tags: Toronto Maple Leafs, San Jose Sharks, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor, Signing

Report: Joe Thornton Will Stay With Sharks

Jul 2, 2017 1:32 AM

Joe Thornton is staying in San Jose, according to multiple reports.

The Sharks center will remain in California on a one-year deal worth close to $6.5 million, according to TSN.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor, Terms Agreement

Sharks Issue Qualifying Offers To Three Forwards

Jun 27, 2017 1:50 AM

The San Jose Sharks have issued qualifying offers to forwards Chris Tierney, Marcus Sorensen and Barclay Goodrow and will retain their negotiating rights as restricted free agents.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor

Devils Acquire Mirco Mueller From Sharks

Jun 17, 2017 7:37 PM

The New Jersey Devils have acquired defenseman Mirco Mueller from the San Jose Sharks.

San Jose got a second-round pick, 49th overall, and a fourth-round pick, 123rd overall. The Sharks also sent their fifth-round pick, 143rd overall, to the Devils.

The teams completed the deal just before the NHL's trade freeze for the Vegas expansion draft.

Tags: New Jersey Devils, San Jose Sharks, Misc Rumor, Official Trade

Sharks Re-Sign Goalie Troy Grosenick

Jun 6, 2017 2:21 AM

The San Jose Sharks have re-signed goalie Troy Grosenick to a two-year contract extension.

General manager Doug Wilson announced on Monday the deal to keep the AHL's top goaltender under contract. Grosenick had been eligible to be an unrestricted free agent in July.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor, Signing, Terms Agreement

Sharks' Joel Ward Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

May 20, 2017 12:58 AM

Sharks forward Joel Ward had surgery on his injured right shoulder and is expected to be completely healed for the start of next season.

Sharks general manager Doug Wilson said Friday that Ward had dealt with a minor shoulder injury during the season and recently opted for surgery instead of rehab.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Injury, Misc Rumor

Sharks Sign Melker Karlsson, Joonas Donskoi To New Deals

May 13, 2017 1:25 PM

The San Jose Sharks have signed forwards Melker Karlsson and Joonas Donskoi to new contracts before they become restricted free agents.

The Sharks announced a three-year deal with Karlsson and two-year contract for Donskoi on Friday. Both forwards could have been restricted free agents this summer.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor, Signing

Joe Thornton Has Knee Surgery Before Free Agency

Apr 25, 2017 1:42 AM

Before Sharks center Joe Thornton heads into an uncertain offseason where he could be a free agent, he had more pressing business.

Thornton underwent surgery on a torn ACL and MCL in his left knee Monday to repair an injury that sidelined him less than two weeks before he returned to play the final four games of a first-round series loss to the Oilers.

"I've been in this business a long time," GM Doug Wilson said. "You see a player play with that type of injury tells you all you need to know about him."

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Free Agent Rumor, Injury, Misc Rumor

NHL Names Pavelski, Bernier, Karlsson 'Three Stars'

Mar 13, 2017 6:12 PM

San Jose Sharks center Joe Pavelski, Anaheim Ducks goaltender Jonathan Bernier and Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending March 12.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Anaheim Ducks, Ottawa Senators, Misc Rumor, Personal Award

Joe Thornton Records 1,000th Assist In Sharks Win

Mar 7, 2017 2:23 AM

Sharks center Joe Thornton became the 13th player in NHL history to record 1,000 assists when he had a helper on Joe Pavelski's empty-net goal to seal a 3-2 victory Monday night over the Jets.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Winnipeg Jets, Game Recap, Misc Rumor, Personal Award

Sharks Send Prospect, Draft Pick To Canucks For Jannik Hansen
Winger Jannik Hansen has another year left on his deal next season at $2.5 million.

Martin Havlat Retires After 14 NHL Seasons
Martin Havlat put up 594 points in 790 NHL games over 14 seasons.

Patrick Marleau Scores 500th Career Goal
Patrick Marleau scored his 500th goal as the Sharks beat the Canucks 4-1 on Thursday night.

Sharks Trade Wingels To Sens For Two Prospects, Draft Pick
Trading Tommy Wingels helps clear up some cap space for the Sharks if they want to make another deal before the deadline.

Patrick Marleau Scores Four Goals In Third Period
Sharks left wing Patrick Marleau became the 12th player in NHL history to score four goals in a period and the first since Mario Lemieux in 1997.

Matt Carle Retires From NHL
Defenseman Matt Carle played in six games for the Nashville Predators this season.

Sharks, Brent Burns Agree To Eight-Year Extension
Brent Burns leads the Sharks this season with seven goals and has nine assists in 19 games.

Dan Boyle Retires After 17-Year NHL Career
Dan Boyle retired from the NHL on Wednesday at SAP Center in San Jose, where he played six seasons with the Sharks.

USA Names Sharks' Joe Pavelski World Cup Captain
The World Cup of Hockey begins September 17 in Toronto.

Coyotes Send Letunoy, '17 Draft Pick To Sharks For Two Picks
The Coyotes acquire the Sharks' 2016 4th round pick and their 2017 3rd round draft pick.

Press Release

Sidney Crosby Wins First Conn Smythe Trophy
Sidney Crosby had two assists on Sunday night to help lead the Penguins to a 3-1 win over the Sharks.

Penguins Finish Off Sharks To Win Stanley Cup
The Penguins defeated the Sharks by the score of 3-1 on Sunday night to win their fourth championship.

Sharks Extend Finals Behind Martin Jones
Sharks goalie Martin Jones had 44 saves on Thursday night as San Jose beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2 in Game 5.

Pens One Win From Stanley Cup Championship
The Penguins beat the Sharks 3-1 on Monday night to take a commanding 3-1 series lead.

Sharks Win First-Ever Stanley Cup Game
The Sharks defeated the Penguins by the score of 3-2 in overtime on Saturday night in San Jose.

Sheary's OT Goal Gives Pens Win, 2-0 Series Lead
The Penguins earned a hard-fought 2-1 overtime win over the Sharks in Game 2 on Wednesday night.

Pens Edge Sharks To Take Game 1
Both the Penguins and Sharks tried to impose their wills and each took turns in dictating long stretches of play.

Penguins Edge Lightning, Advance To Cup Finals
The Penguins beat the Lightning 2-1 on Thursday night to advance to the Stanley Cup Finals to face-off with the Sharks.

Sharks Advance To First Stanley Cup Finals
The Sharks beat the Blues 5-2 on Wednesday night to advance to the Stanley Cup finals for the first time in franchise history.

Sharks Beat Blues, Lead Western Finals 3-2
Joe Pavelski led the San Jose Sharks to a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Blues on Monday night.