The All-Time Best San Jose Sharks Free Agent Signing

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Welcome to LWOS Hockey’s summer series. After the historic 2016 NHL Free Agency period, it’s a good time to look at the best free agent signing in the history of all 30 NHL franchises. Up next: The all-time best Ottawa Senators free agent signing. Make sure to check out the previous articles in our 2016 summer […] READ MORE


The Nashville Predators Might Be the Best in the West

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The contenders in the Western Conference have seen a lot of roster changes over the past couple of week, and each has taken a step backward with their NHL rosters. However, that is not the case with the Nashville Predators, who might be the best in the West. Western Conference Foes The losses from Western Conference contenders have been plentiful. […] READ MORE


Roman Polak Signs With Toronto

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Unrestricted free agent defenceman Roman Polak has found a new home, but its a familiar one. The veteran defenceman signed a one-year contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs. . A former 6th-round draft pick of the St. Louis Blues, the rugged Czech rearguard spent his entire NHL career with the Blues organization before a trade to […] READ MORE


San Jose Sharks Add UFA Depth

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It started off slow, but by the end of the day, general manager Doug Wilson helped the San Jose Sharks Add UFA depth they sorely needed. San Jose Sharks Add UFA Depth The Sharks signed three players on the first day of unrestricted free agency. San Jose inked forward Mikkel Boedker, defenseman David Schlemko to […] READ MORE


James Reimer Signs With Florida Panthers

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Goaltender James Reimer has signed a five-year contract with the Florida Panthers for $3.4 million per season. Reimer spent the first six years and most of his NHL career with the Toronto Maple Leafs before being traded to the San Jose Sharks at the trade deadline in February. Reimer to FLA…five years, $3.4 AAV — Elliotte […] READ MORE


San Jose Sharks re-sign Tomas Hertl

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The San Jose Sharks keeping Tomas Hertl in the fold is a great start to the Sharks offseason. The restricted free agent signed a cap-friendly bridge deal to stay in San Jose. The two-year, $6 million pact will expire within Hertl’s RFA years, a further advantage for San Jose to keep the talented Czech in […] READ MORE


LWOS 2016 NHL Draft Grades Part Three

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop of professional hockey players. Each day I will bring you a new player profile or topical article in the lead-up to the 2015 NHL Draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word for […] READ MORE


San Jose Sharks Acquire Maxim Letunov

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After falling to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Stanley Cup Final, the Sharks knew they were close to achieving something that hasn't been done in there franchise before; winning a Stanley Cup. They looked to strengthen the team as they acquired Maxim Letunov and a 2017 sixth round draft pick from the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for 2016 fourth round and 2017 third round pick. READ MORE


San Jose Sharks: What Went Wrong?

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For the San Jose Sharks, three issues during the 2016 Stanley Cup Final cost them a chance to force Game 7 against the Pittsburgh Penguins. It is hard to point to any one moment in the series when looking for what went wrong for the Sharks. Except for empty net goals, a single goal decided […] READ MORE