Joe Thornton


Now that the first day of NHL free agency has come and gone, the next two-and-a-half months or so tend to be fairly dormant in terms of headline-making NHL news.


PHILADELPHIA -– It’s official. The San Jose Sharks, at some point before the June 30 deadline, will buy out forward Marty Havlat according to an NHL source close to the situation.


Sunday's 2-2 with the largely inert Portuguese was the perfect result for the U.S.


Even as the speculation surrounding Joe Thornton‘s future with the San Jose Sharks rapidly mounts, the 34-year-old forward seems all-but cemented in his desire to stay where he is.


Sharks general manager Doug Wilson on Friday made some of his most pointed comments to date regarding what he views as his team’s fatal flaw.