Tags: San Jose Sharks

Takeaways From the First Month of the N.H.L. Season

In the past decade in the N.H.L., the Flyers have qualified for the playoffs in the last game of a season and reached the finals. The Kings have squeaked into the playoffs and then won not one but two Stanley Cups in three years. Just last season, the Blues were in last place in January…

Erik Karlsson Stays With the Sharks, Taking a Top Free Agent Off the Market

SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Sharks re-signed the pending free agent Erik Karlsson to a $92 million, eight-year deal on Monday, turning a one-year rental into a long-term commitment to one of the league’s most dynamic defensemen. Karlsson was eligible to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1 but decided to stay…