Highlights: Getting close to selecting next Sharks coach? Chartier named WHL player of the week. McLellan named new head coach of Edmonton Oilers. Joonas Donskoi signed.
5/17: NBC/PHT: Report: Sharks want a second interview with DeBoer
And Bylsma, Carlyle and former Shark Lowry apparently also in the running. (And perhaps a Babcock interest)
5/17: CSN California: Report: Sharks to speak with Babcock this week
Apparently initiated by Babcock
5/17: NHL.com – Sharks apparently sign Joonas Donskoi to two year ELS deal (confirmed by agent on Twitter)
5/18: Kelnowa Now: Chartier Gets WHL Player of the Week Honours
5/18: NBC: Sharks get permission to interview Bylsma
5/19: Sportsnet – Freidman’s 30 Thoughts
Includes specifics on average salary (for the season that was), how that impacts arbitration, arb “walk away” $$, offer sheet compensation chart, and some speculation on Sharks’ next coach, etc.
5/19: The Hockey News: New Oilers coach McLellan: It’s not about playoffs – it’s about building a foundation
A look a the challenges McLellan faces with his new job.
5/19: SJSharks.com: 2015 Fitness Faceoff (June 28) – video introduction by Owen Nolan
5/20: SJ Merc – Report: Mike Babcock not coming to Sharks
5/21: ESPN (LeBrun) – Rangers D-man Dan Boyle still has more he wants to prove — and win
With quotes from Vlasic; plans to retire in San Jose.