William Eklund signed an entry-level contract with the San Jose Sharks — and he’s willing to try the AHL next year too:
Earlier in the week, we highlighted Brent Burns’s still-present skills — but what’s declined in his overall game?
A couple observations about the San Jose Sharks’ development camp roster:
What if…the Sharks had signed John Tavares in the summer of 2018?
In other San Jose Sharks news…
Apparently, Djurgårdens was surprised by William Eklund’s decision to attend Sharks development camp. (Aftonbladet)
It’s worth mentioning — San Jose Hockey Now reported that Eklund was coming to dev camp two weeks ago:
Andrew Cogliano joins the DFO Rundown:
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The San Jose Sharks release start times for their regular season schedule:
— Sheng Peng (@Sheng_Peng) August 13, 2021
Around the NHL…
Bill Daly say over 85 percent of NHL players are vaccinated right now. (The Athletic)
The NHLPA is advising players to not to play in Olympic qualifiers. (Sportsnet)
Auston Matthews has wrist surgery and will probably miss the start of training camp. (Pension Plan Puppets)
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