Top 25 Sharks Under 25: No. 11 Sasha Chmelevski may be a diamond in the rough

April 4, 2018 will go down as one of the biggest days in Alexander Chmelevski’s career. Just hours after signing his entry level contract with the Sharks, Chmelevski began his pro hockey career by deking San Diego Gulls goaltender Kevin Boyle and scoring his … Continue reading Top 25 Sharks Under 25: No. 11 Sasha Chmelevski may be a diamond in the rough

Top 25 Sharks Under 25: Antoine Bibeau is a difference maker in Barracuda net

When the San Jose Barracuda made their unbelievable late season push to claim an AHL playoff spot, just about no player made a bigger contribution than Antoine Bibeau. After three years of service in the crowded Toronto Maple Leafs system, Bibeau came to … Continue reading Top 25 Sharks Under 25: Antoine Bibeau is a difference maker in Barracuda net

Without an ECHL affiliate, the Sharks’ options are far and few

On Saturday, the ECHL’s Allen Americans announced they had signed a new NHL affiliation agreement with the Minnesota Wild, ending a four-year run as the ECHL farm club for the Sharks and Barracuda. While an AHL team’s main role is developing the NHL’s best prospects, … Continue reading Without an ECHL affiliate, the Sharks’ options are far and few

NHL Draft 2018: Sharks select John Leonard in sixth round

With the 182 selection of the NHL Entry Draft, the San Jose Sharks chose John Leonard, a 5-foot-11, 185-pound left winger from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The Sharks acquired the 182 pick in February when they traded Troy Grosenick and Brandon Bollig to the Nashville Predators. Continue … Continue reading NHL Draft 2018: Sharks select John Leonard in sixth round