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San Jose Sharks v Calgary Flames

This was one of the more telling quotes of the day in the wake of Doug Wilson trading Douglas Murray to the Pittsburgh Penguins for two second round picks (the second being a conditional one based on Murray re-signing in Pitt).

Wilson:

“We have tremendous respect for Douglas as a hockey player and a person. He has been a warrior for our hockey club for the past eight seasons and he has been in the Sharks family for the past 14 years. This deal places Douglas in a quality situation which he deserves.”

He was happy to get Douglas Murray somewhere where he’d, y’know, have a chance to win.

Mark Purdy on the Mercury News wrote a post today implying this could be the start of some major changes for the Sharks, who really haven’t been very good lately: Read the rest of this entry »