Welcome to our daily rumours article brought to you by Betway Sports James Reimer is happy he wasn’t traded this offseason Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now: It is believed that San Jose Sharks goaltender James Reimer was available this offseason but the asking price was high.
The San Jose Sharks recently participated in a rookie prospect tournament with other local teams. The tournament took place from Sept. 16-19, and it gave fans a chance to see all the recently drafted and signed prospects take on some pretty talented groups.
Evander Kane had his contract terminated last year by the San Jose Sharks. At the time, his agent said that the team had no grounds to do so. The NHLPA filed a grievance on his behalf and the results favored Kane with a decision coming down on Friday.
This year is going to be a transitional year for the San Jose Sharks. Since the 2021-22 campaign ended, a lot has changed. First, Patrick Marleau announced his retirement and earned a jersey retirement ceremony.
It appears San Jose legend and NHL veteran Joe Thornton might be making his way back to the San Jose Sharks organization is some way, shape or form. It’s not clear if he’s making an effort to make the team and join the Sharks for a final run or if he’s being considered for a role with the organization in an executive capacity.
With the San Jose Sharks in the midst of what could be a lengthy rebuild, trade rumors have been circulating regarding defenseman Erik Karlsson. The 32-year-old Karlsson had a nice bounce back season in 2021-22, recording 10 goals and 35 points in 50 games.
The San Jose Sharks have recently been victims of a jersey concept leak. Sheng Peng, in a post on San Jose Hockey Now, explained that the team is looking towards a new jersey design that would either launch in 2022-23 or 2023-24.