Why doesn’t San Jose Sharks president Jonathan Becher want the team to rebuild? How much money did the Sharks lose this year? Will they wear an alternate jersey next season?
The prez tackled a wide variety of topics here:
It was a tale of two seasons for Logan Couture. Which Couture will the San Jose Sharks get next year?
In other San Jose Sharks news…
Dan Rusanowsky calls back the Rocket:
One photo reminds me of another. June 28, 2021: @CanadiensMTL’s Brendan Gallagher bloodied vs. @TBLightning. April 8, 1952: Maurice Richard bloodied vs. @NHLBruins. Its going to be a good series. #StanleyCupFinal pic.twitter.com/ABMYdIjjHt
— Dan Rusanowsky (@DanRusanowsky) June 29, 2021
Evander Kane knows David Pastrnak’s pain:
Our family sends its deepest condolences to David, Rebecca and his entire family. Our family knows that pain and it’s the worst imaginable. We are just devastated for you both. Sending prayers your way ❤️🙏🏾 https://t.co/0VddJbIw4m
— Evander Kane (@evanderkane_9) June 28, 2021
Around the NHL…
A former Blackhawks player describes his struggle over the years as sexual abuse allegations come to light. (TSN)
Nikita Kucherov (7-23—30 in 19 GP) became the fifth player in NHL history to register multiple 30-point playoff years, joining Wayne Gretzky (6x), Mark Messier (3x), Jari Kurri (2x) & Mario Lemieux (2x). #StanleyCup #NHLStats: https://t.co/O50TTS7gZ4 pic.twitter.com/DJnhm6u1pd
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) June 29, 2021
Gary Bettman casts doubt on NHL players participating in 2022 Olympics. (ESPN)
— President Biden (@POTUS) June 29, 2021
San Jose Sharks GM Doug Wilson now knows when he’ll be immortalized: The Hockey Hall of Fame sets new date, location to induct Class of 2020. (NHL)
The 2021 NHL Draft on July 23 was scheduled to be the final event of @NHLonNBCSports rights package with the NHL but it’s my understanding that even before NBC lost the rights to ESPN/Turner, NBC informed NHL it wouldn’t be able to produce the draft due to Olympics conflict. https://t.co/Ff3VNn6j8N
— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) June 28, 2021
Ken Campbell pushes back on Bettman’s assertion that the NHL referees are the best officals in the world. (Hockey Unfiltered with Ken Campbell)
In partnership with the Florida Panthers, we’re excited to announce the Charlotte Checkers as our AHL affiliate, until we open our doors in Palm Desert.
— Seattle Kraken (@SeattleKraken) June 28, 2021
Mike Kelly’s keys to the Stanley Cup Final. (Sportsnet)
— American Hockey League (@TheAHL) June 28, 2021
— Danny (@shireyirving) June 28, 2021
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