In his first full NHL season, Alex Stalock thrived as Antti Niemi's backup. Now, he has a chance to supplant the Stanley Cup winner.
2013 first-round pick Mirco Mueller has put in a lot of work this summer in hopes of being part of the Sharks' youth movement.
James Sheppard was having an uneventful 2013-14 until he was moved to third line center. But now the Sharks must decide if he will stay there.
John Scott has one role with the Sharks. The 6-foot-8 forward might not dress every night, but when he does, expect fists to fly.