Feature

July 9, 2015

Tierney Steps Into Leadership Role At Sharks Development Camp

SAN JOSE — The times they are a-changin’ for Chris Tierney. Tierney used to be the quiet kid in the locker room at the San Jose Sharks’ annual summer development camp. He was shy, nervous and somewhat unsure of his place among roughly 40 prospects, each guy trying to leave an impression with the coaching […]

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July 9, 2015

Roy Sommer Sees Chartier As A ‘Logan Couture Type’

SAN JOSE — Remember this name: Rourke Chartier. While the San Jose Sharks 2015 development camp roster is filled with talented prospects, like Timo Meier, Nikolay Goldobin and Jeremy Roy, the most complete player in the pipeline might be Chartier, the team’s 2014 fifth-round pick. Chartier emerged as a top-30 NHL prospect last season, scoring […]

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Column

July 3, 2015

Appropriate Action: Should Slava Voynov Get A Second Chance In The NHL?

Nearly 10 months after TMZ published a video of NFL running back Ray Rice punching his wife unconscious in an Atlantic City casino elevator, the former-pro bowl selection continues to be unemployed. The incident sparked a national debate about how employers should respond to domestic violence in the sports world and society at large. While […]

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