Sharks/Barracuda news for week of 150607

Highlights: Draft rumors and more.

6/6 – Sharks’ work for 2015 NHL Draft is years in making

6/7 Sportsnet – Friedman – 30 thoughts
League looking at reducing goalie equipment (size); may be banning some type of shot blocking techniques.

6/8 NBC/PHT – Despite ‘win right now’ mentality, Sharks unlikely to shop No. 9 pick at draft

6/9 Comox Valley Echo: Kelly Hrudey named honorary colonel

6/11: SJSharks – Sharks to host draft party 6/26
“Despite owning the lowest average draft pick position (131st) over the past decade, the Sharks draft selections under General Manager Doug Wilson, Director of Scouting Tim Burke, and the Sharks scouting staff rank in the top-5 in nearly every significant category, including 1st in games played (7,232), 4th in goals (1,214), 5th in assists (1,822), and 5th in points (3,036).”

6/11: CSN Sharks: Report: Oates could join DeBoer’s Sharks staff