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    Mike Grier Becomes the New General Manager of Sharks

    Hasso Plattner, the team’s owner, today announced the hiring of Mike Grier as general manager of the San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks). In the history of the Sharks franchise, Doug Wilson (2003–22), Dean Lombardi (1996–03), Chuck Grillo (1992–96), and Jack Ferreira were the four general managers before Grier (1991-92). Mike Grier, who is 47 years old, […] More

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    Dan Bylsma is hired by Seattle to lead a new AHL team

    This past season, the AHL’s Charlotte Checkers, who were representing both the Seattle Kraken and the Florida Panthers, hired the former Pittsburgh Penguins coach and Stanley Cup champion as an assistant coach. But when the Coachella Valley Firebirds, Seattle’s first standalone affiliate, were founded in 2022–2031, everything would change since Kraken General Manager Ron Francis […] More