6:34 AM EDT, Tue April 25, 2017
San Jose Mercury News 15 hours ago
Sharks’ Joe Thornton played with a torn ACL, MCL

Sharks’ Joe Thornton played with a torn ACL, MCL

The knee injury that Sharks star Joe Thornton suffered was a significant one -- he tore both his ACL and MCL before the NHL playoffs began, the team announced Monday.
The Globe and Mail 13 hours ago

Joe Thornton undergoes ACL surgery ahead of free agency

The veteran forward played with a torn MCL and ACL in his left knee in the final four games of the San Jose Sharks’ playoff series against Edmonton
FOX Sports 14 hours ago

Sharks C Joe Thornton needs ACL surgery before free agency

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) San Jose Sharks center Joe Thornton will undergo surgery to repair torn ligaments in his left knee before becoming a potential free agent this summer.

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Purdy: Thornton’s injury could benefit Sharks–and realistically, now commits them to him

Purdy: Thornton’s injury could benefit Sharks–and realistically, now commits them to him

By playing with a torn MCL and torn ACL, the Sharks' No. 19 may have ruined his free agent marketability and at the same time, obligated San Jose to give him a generous deal.
San Jose Mercury News 11 hours ago
Sharks Notes: Wilson admits that Boedker didn’t ‘meet expectations’ this season

Sharks Notes: Wilson admits that Boedker didn’t ‘meet expectations’ this season

Sharks coach Pete DeBoer still thinks Boedker is a good fit for the team.
San Jose Mercury News 13 hours ago
Sharks GM Wilson says coaching staff did “outstanding job”

Sharks GM Wilson says coaching staff did “outstanding job”

Sharks general manager Doug Wilson hasn't finalized decisions on if every member of the coaching staff will be back next season but was pleased with the job they did
San Jose Mercury News 14 hours ago
Thornton, Marleau want to re-sign with Sharks: ‘I love playing here’

Thornton, Marleau want to re-sign with Sharks: ‘I love playing here’

The two cornerstones of the Sharks franchise want to make another run at the Stanley Cup in teal.
San Jose Mercury News 18 hours ago
Listen: How did the Sharks season fall apart?

Listen: How did the Sharks season fall apart?

Age, injuries and fatigue all played a role in the Sharks late-season collapse.
Purdy: Will Sharks GM Wilson have to choose between Thornton and Marleau?

Purdy: Will Sharks GM Wilson have to choose between Thornton and Marleau?

The decision is going to be complicated--and the two veterans' playoff performances against Edmonton will make it even more so.

Sharks never really shook late-season slump

Unlike recent postseason failures, there really wasn’t a sense of great despair or utter frustration in the Sharks’ locker room at SAP Center on Saturday night. The defending Western Conference champs, beat up and goal-starved, were done in six games of the opening round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. In spite of logging the second most travel miles in the league (48,872) and having an already short offseason cut shorter with the participation of seven of the team’s key performers at the late-summer World Cup of Hockey, the Sharks found themselves with a nine-point lead in the...
Edmonton Sun Apr 23, 2017
Oilers beat Sharks without McDavid's usual offensive magic

Oilers beat Sharks without McDavid's usual offensive magic

ANAHEIM - What does it say when the Edmonton Oilers, who obviously aren’t just glad to be here, can rudely shove last season’s Stanley Cup finalist San Jose Sharks from the annual spring tournament, taking four games with just four points from Connor McDavid, and no GWG’s on his stats sheet?
San Jose Mercury News Apr 23, 2017
Sharks haunted by missed chances in series loss to Oilers

Sharks haunted by missed chances in series loss to Oilers

The series, which ended Saturday with the Oilers' 3-1 win in Game 6 that knocked the Sharks out of the postseason, came down to a handful of plays
CSN Bay Area Apr 23, 2017

In return to San Jose, McLellan emerges victorious, ends Sharks' season

SAN JOSE To borrow a phrase from Chuck Woolery, Todd McLellan was back in two and two.Saturdays Game 6 between the Sharks and Oilers
San Jose Mercury News Apr 23, 2017
Sharks are facing big decisions regarding Thornton, Marleau’s free agency this offseason

Sharks are facing big decisions regarding Thornton, Marleau’s free agency this offseason

Age, fatigue and injuries played key roles in the Sharks 4-2 series loss to the Edmonton Oilers.
CSN Bay Area Apr 23, 2017

Sharks rue 'key moments' as they are knocked out by Oilers

Other than Game 4, which they dominated 7-0, the Sharks managed just seven goals in the other five games of a series they lost to the Oilers...
San Jose Mercury News Apr 23, 2017
Couture lobbies for Thornton, Marleau’s return to Sharks next year: ‘I love those guys’

Couture lobbies for Thornton, Marleau’s return to Sharks next year: ‘I love those guys’

The Sharks alternate captain wants the top two scorers in franchise history to remain with the club next year.
CSN Bay Area Apr 23, 2017

San Jose Sharks fans may have just witnessed the end of an era

With a 4-2 series loss to the Oilers, the veteran Sharks are at a crossroads as they comtemplate a future where youth and speed are king...

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