The Sharks open their preseason schedule on Monday night. Who should you keep your eye on?
New coaching staff. New goalie. Newly renovated practice facility. They’ll all be on display on Friday when the Sharks open training camp in preparation for their 24th NHL season.
Editor's note: This article is part of an ongoing series in which Kevin Kurz will highlight a different Sharks player every day leading up to the start of training camp.
The last time the San Jose Sharks missed the playoffs in back-to-back years was in 1996 and 1997, but they’re in danger of it happening again.