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BREAKING: Melker Karlsson Will Not Be Re-signing in San Jose

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Per a source, Melker Karlsson will not be re-signing with the San Jose Sharks.

Karlsson, 30, was signed as an undrafted free agent in 2014 and made his NHL debut in the 2014-15 season. Since then, he’s become one of the San Jose Sharks’ steadiest penalty killers.

The UFA was a key member of both the 2016 Stanley Cup finalists and 2019 Western Conference finalists.

No word yet on where Karlsson will be playing next year.

More on this story as it develops.

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[…] a maximum deal, though the Sharks were never going to throw eight years at fourth-line forward. But per Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now, the 30-year-old Karlsson will be exploring his options in free agency, […]

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Thanks for everything Melkman!

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