Beloved San Jose Sharks Icon Joe Thornton Discussed Move To Toronto With Joe MontanaJoe Thornton had plenty of conversations about the next, and perhaps final, stop in his NHL career including a call to 49ers great Joe Montana
Longtime Shark Joe Thornton Signs 1-Year Deal With Maple LeafsThe Toronto Maple Leafs signed 41-year-old forward Joe Thornton to a one-year, $700,000 contract Friday.
Sharks Reach Agreement On 1-Year, $2 Million Deal With Beloved Veteran Joe Thornton No player in San Jose Sharks history is more beloved by fans than Joe Thornton. On Friday, the team reached an agreement to bring the 20-year-plus veteran back for one more season.
Thornton Willing To Take 1-Year Deal To Return To SharksJoe Thornton tested the free-agent market last summer before ending up back in San Jose on a one-year, $8 million deal.
Decisions To Be Made On Kane And Thornton After Sharks' Season EndsThe Sharks were eliminated from the Stanley Cup Playoffs Sunday night at the hands of the Vegas Golden Knights. San Jose was beaten in a game six for the third straight season, adding to franchise’s long history of playoff disappointments.
Maple Leafs Beat Sharks After Nazem Kadri Yanked On Joe Thornton's BeardToronto Maple Leafs beat San Jose Sharks in a game that opened with a fight that saw the Nazem Kadri rip out part of Joe Thornton's beard.
Sharks Resign Thornton After Losing MarleauJoe Thornton is staying in San Jose for at least one more season, while longtime running mate Patrick Marleau is leaving for Toronto.
Thornton Played With Significant Knee InjuryBefore Joe Thornton heads into an uncertain offseason where he could be a free agent and leave San Jose after nearly 12 years, he had more pressing business.
Sharks To Play Oilers In Opening Round Of PlayoffsThe San Jose Sharks will play the Edmonton Oilers in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The best-of-seven series begins Wednesday night in Edmonton.
Thornton Gets 1,000th Assist; Sharks Ground JetsJoe Pavelski scored twice and the San Jose Sharks defeated the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Monday night. Joe Thornton assisted on Pavelski's empty-net goal to give him 1,000 assists.
Thornton, Marleau Lead Sharks Past BruinsPatrick Marleau and Joe Thornton scored 25 seconds apart in the second period to put the San Jose Sharks ahead for good and they held on to beat the Boston Bruins 5-4 on Tuesday night.
Sharks Defeat Ducks, Move Into 1st Place In Pacific DivisionBrent Burns scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:59 to play to help the San Jose Sharks take sole possession of first place in the Pacific Division for the first time in more than three months by beating the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 on Thursday night.
Sharks Rally From 2 Goals Down To Defeat PenguinsJoe Thornton scored the tiebreaking goal with 5:39 left in regulation to help the San Jose Sharks overcome a two-goal deficit to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-3 on Thursday night.
Sharks Defeat Panthers In ShutoutJoe Pavelski, Matt Nieto and Joe Thornton scored and Alex Stalock made 24 saves for his first career shutout and the San Jose topped the Florida Panthers 3-0 on Thursday night.
Sharks Hold On, Defeat Coyotes In ShootoutPatrick Marleau scored in regulation and in the shootout, Joe Pavelski had a goal and an assist, and the San Jose Sharks beat the Phoenix Coyotes 4-3 on Friday night.