NHL Lockout Should Compel Sharks To Look At Their Future

View Comments
Logan Couture of the San Jose Sharks. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Logan Couture of the San Jose Sharks. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Sharks Central
Shop for Sharks Gear
Buy Sharks Tickets

NHL Scoreboard
NHL Standings
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

SAN JOSE (Bleacher Report) — It is time for the built-to-win-now San Jose Sharks team to start thinking about the future. That future is Logan Couture.

Couture is San Jose’s youngest impact player, and as its only All Star last season, arguably the best. He will still be a restricted free agent when his contract is up in 2014, making him a little easier to afford.

Any successful team must have a true No. 1 centre. Couture should be San Jose’s for the rest of the decade. That makes him the cornerstone of the team’s foundation.

READ MORE Analysis From Bleacher Report

(Copyright 2012 CBS San Francisco & Bleacher Report. All rights reserved.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 54,008 other followers