San Jose Sharks

Skaters
3 Douglas Murray D
6'3'', 240 03/12/1980 ( 28 ), Bromma , SWE 4th NHL / 4th SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 21, 2008 @ PHILADELPHIA (67) Last Assist: JAN 17, 2009 vs DETROIT (10)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft (8th round, 241st overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- 1st on team in hits (120)
- Has five points (0-5=5) in the last 15 games and is a +10 in that span
- Tied a career high with two assists on Jan. 13 vs. Tampa Bay and Jan. 17 vs. Detroit

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Blocked five shots and was a +2 vs. Calgary on Jan. 15
- Recorded his first point of the season on Brad Staubitz's first career goal on Jan. 9 at Edmonton
- Missed two games due to injury (12/31 - 1/3; lower body injury)
- Missed four games due to injury (Oct. 17-24 - upper body)

FIN FACT:
- Nicknamed "Crankshaft"
- A managing partner of UberTap, a hands-free, three-spouted keg tapping system

TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
777:39
16:32
0-0
0.00
120
11
21
48
6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
47
0
5
5
22
0
0
0
42
0.00
Career
182
1
18
19
178
0
0
0
129
0.78


4 Rob Blake D
6'4'', 225 12/10/1969 ( 39 ), Simcoe, ON, CAN 19th NHL / 1st SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY Last Assist: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY
How Acquired: Signed by San Jose as a free agent on July 3, 2008
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- T-11th amongst League defensemen in points (9-25=34), 18th in assists (24), T-10th in goals (9), T-9th in shots (140), T-13th in power play goals (5) and 3rd in PIM (83).

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Missed two games (Jan. 17 - 20) due to injury (upper body)
- Scored a power play goal on Jan. 10 at Vancouver giving him 130 power play goals for his career which surpasses Phil Housley for 4th place on the all-time list for ppg by a defenseman
- Recorded his 500th career assist on Jan. 9 at Edmonton surpassing Randy Carlyle for 22nd career assists amongst NHL defensemen
- Tied his career-high for the seventh time with his six-game point streak (3-5=8) from Nov. 17 - Dec. 2
- Named Seagate "Sharks Player of the Month" for November, leading the league defensemen for the month of November in points (5-11=16, next closest was Souray's 13)
- Had a three-game goal streak (3-0=3 from Nov. 26-29, which tied a franchise record for longest goal streak by a defensemen (done three other times)
- Tied his career-high and a Sharks franchise record with four assists (0-4=4) vs. Washington on Nov. 22
- Posted three assists on Nov. 13 vs. Calgary
- Scored his 128th career power play goal placing him alone in fifth on the all-time NHL list amongst defensemen on Nov. 11 vs. Nashville
- Scored first goal as a Shark on Nov. 6 vs. St. Louis. The power play goal was the 127th power play goal of his career which tied him for fifth amongst defensemen in League history (Denis Potvin)
- Posted an assist at Colorado, his former team, on Nov. 2
- Registered two assists in his Sharks debut on Oct. 9 vs. Anaheim. His 6 shots in the second period tied a franchise individual record for shots in a period (15th time in Sharks history)

FIN FACT:
- Son Jack's favorite player has been Joe Thornton for the last few years and he had to tell him not to wear Thornton's jersey to Kings games while playing in Los Angeles
- Had a role in Mike Myers' latest movie "The Love Guru"
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1119:36
21:31
0-0
0.00
50
15
27
77
16
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
52
9
25
34
83
5
0
1
140
6.43
Career
1179
232
504
736
1592
131
4
40
3656
6.35


8 Joe Pavelski C
puh-VEL-ski
5'11'', 195 07/11/1984 ( 24 ), Stevens Point, WI, USA 3rd NHL / 3rd SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY Last Assist: FEB 5, 2009 vs CAROLINA (5)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft (7th round, 205th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- 14 points (5-9=14) in the last 15 games
- T-6th amongst League forwards in blocked shots (49)
- T-2nd on team in shots (170)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Tied his career-high with a five-game point streak (2-4=6) from Jan. 13 - 27
- Scored his 100th career point with an assist on Jan. 20 vs. Vancouver
- Missed two games due to lower body injury Dec. 15 thru Dec. 17
- Posted three consecutive two-point games (4-2=6) from Nov. 28 - Dec. 2, the first time in his career that he posted a three game multi-point scoring streak
- Scored two goals, including the game-winner, on Nov. 29 at Phoenix (incidentally, he has three goals [3-0=3] in two games on Nov. 29 in his career)
- Posted two goals and an assist on Nov. 13 vs. Calgary
- Set a franchise record for shots in a period with seven on Nov. 4 vs. Minnesota (third period)
- Had a four-game point streak from Oct. 25 - Nov. 2 (2-3=5)
- Scored first goal of 2008-09 season Oct. 11 vs. Los Angeles
- Blocked team-high three shots in season opener on Oct. 9 vs. Anaheim

FIN FACTS:
- Got married over the summer
- The one food he couldn't go without is cheese, which is fitting as he is a Packers fan
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
983:25
18:54
436-364
54.50
53
31
26
49
6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
52
16
24
40
14
3
3
1
170
9.41
Career
180
49
59
108
60
16
4
8
488
10.04


9 Milan Michalek L
MEE-lawn mih-HAW-lehk
6'2'', 225 12/07/1984 ( 24 ), Jindrichuv Hradec, CZE 4th NHL / 4th SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 10, 2009 @ BOSTON (3) Last Assist: FEB 11, 2009 @ PITTSBURGH (2)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft (1st round, 6th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Has 14 points (6-8=14) in the last 13 games, including the GWG Feb. 10 at Boston

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Posted three assists on Feb. 5 vs. Carolina
- Scored goal at 19:34 to send game to OT Dec. 31 at Minnesota
- Scored GW goal on Dec. 29 at Dallas
- Scored two goals at Colorado on Nov. 2
- Assisted on Pavelski's shorthanded goal vs. Pittsburgh on Oct. 28
- Scored a power play goal for his first tally of the season on Oct. 14 vs. Columbus

FIN FACT:
- Has established himself as the top-ranked player among Sharks in FIFA '09 by defeating Torrey Mitchell by the score of 5-1
- Brother Zbynek plays for Phoenix
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
894:52
18:15
12-11
52.17
60
24
10
25
10
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
49
15
22
37
38
4
0
5
115
13.04
Career
289
83
111
194
170
24
1
24
699
11.87


10 Christian Ehrhoff D
AYR-hoff
6'2'', 205 07/06/1982 ( 26 ), Moers, DEU 5th NHL / 5th SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 7, 2009 @ COLUMBUS (4) Last Assist: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft (4th round, 106th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- T-3rd amongst team defensemen in points (6-21=27)
- Has at least one point in six of his last nine games (3-5=8)
- Has ten points (4-6=10) in the last 11 games

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Had his third multi-point game of the season on Jan. 17 vs. Detroit (1-1=2)
- Earned two-thirds of a Gordie Howe Hat Trick with an assist and his second career fight (Doug Weight) vs. the Islanders on Jan. 3
- Was a healthy scratch for the first time Nov. 9, 2007 on Dec. 29 at Dallas
- Posted two assists vs. Calgary on Nov. 13
- Posted his 100th career point on Nov. 2 at Colorado
- Tied a career-high with his five-game point/assist streak (1-5=6) from Oct. 18-28
- Assisted on game's lone goal on Oct. 12 at Los Angeles
- Scored goal and had team high three hits on Oct. 9 vs. Anaheim

FIN FACT:
- Nicknamed "Iceman" by teammates
- His costume for this Halloween was "The Joker" from "The Dark Knight"
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1103:09
20:48
0-0
0.00
62
23
37
65
-8
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
53
6
21
27
55
4
0
1
117
5.13
Career
317
23
94
117
236
13
0
7
560
4.11


12 Patrick Marleau C
(MAR-loh)
6'2'', 220 09/15/1979 ( 29 ), Aneroid, SK, CAN 11th NHL / 11th SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY Last Assist: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft (1st round, 2nd overall).
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- One point shy of 600 for his NHL career
- Has 20 points (12-8=20) and is +7 in the last 17 games
- Second on team in points (30-30=60) and is 1st in goals (30, 6th in NHL)
- T-2nd in the League in GW goals (8)
- T-2nd in the League in home plus/minus (+20) and is T-11th in home points (33)
- T-5th in NHL with 3 SH goals (he had two in his career prior to this season)
- 7th in the League in even-strength points (19-23=42), T-11th in points (60), T-12th in plus/minus (+23) and T-18th in shots (181)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Named to the Western Conference All-Star Team, the third appearance of his career (2007, 2004) and tied for the game-high with three points (1-2=3)
- Tied his 2007-08 season goal total (19 in 78 games) in just 38 games with his tally on Jan. 3 vs. the Islanders
- Surpassed Owen Nolan's all-time franchise record for power play goals by scoring his 76th on Dec. 4 vs. Columbus
- Had a seven-game point streak (4-6=10) from Nov. 11 - 28
- Scored two goals and had two assists on Oct. 22 at Philadelphia
- Played in his 800th career game on Oct. 17 at Anaheim
- Scored two goals, one the game-winner and the other shorthanded, on Oct. 14 vs. Columbus
- Earned assist on game's lone goal on Oct. 12 at Los Angeles

FIN FACT:
- Can undress out of his hockey gear in a team-low 45-seconds
- Partnered with the Sharks and Good Tidings Foundation to install a street hockey court at Washington Elementary School in San Jose, that is aptly named "The Patrick Marleau Steet Hockey Court". The court was unveiled on Oct. 15.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1165:54
21:35
216-215
50.12
67
34
37
11
23
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
54
30
30
60
10
8
3
8
181
16.57
Career
849
268
331
599
295
82
5
51
1850
14.49


14 Jonathan Cheechoo R
(CHEE-choo)
6'1'', 200 07/15/1980 ( 28 ), Moose Factory, ON, CAN 6th NHL / 6th SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY Last Assist: JAN 13, 2009 vs TAMPA BAY (12)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft (2nd Round, 29th overall).
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Fifth amongst team forwards in hits (73)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Tied his single-game career high in assists with three vs. the Islanders on Jan. 3, which marked his 400th career game
- Missed eight games due to injury (upper body) Nov. 29 thru Dec. 17
- Scored power play goal and posted 5 shots and 5 hits vs. Philadelphia on Oct. 18
- Scored his first shorthanded goal since March 13, 2006 vs. Los Angeles on Oct. 14 vs. Columbus
- Scored first two goals of the Sharks season on Oct. 9 vs. Anaheim

FIN FACT:
- Went to Easten Europe (Prague, Croatia, Bosnia, Slovenia and Italy) during the summer
- Dropped five pounds over the off-season
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
651:48
15:31
1-3
25.00
73
18
19
10
1
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
42
8
11
19
28
3
1
1
99
8.08
Career
416
161
120
281
273
60
3
33
1155
13.94


16 Devin Setoguchi R
set-uh-goo-CHEE
6'0'', 200 01/01/1987 ( 22 ), Taber, AB, CAN 2nd NHL / 2nd SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY Last Assist: FEB 10, 2009 @ BOSTON (3)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft (1st round, 8th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- T-14th in League in even strength goals (16) and T-19th in even strength points (16-18=34)
- T-14th overall in the League in goals (24) and T-10th in home plus/minus (+17)
- 3rd on team in points (24-25=49)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Had a team high seven hits on Feb. 7 at Columbus.
- Named to the Sophomore Team for the YoungStars Game presented by Upper Deck. He scored one goal in the game.
- Tied his career high set on Nov. 11, 2008 vs. Nashville with three points (1-2=3) on Jan. 9 at Edmonton
- Missed Dec. 29 game at Dallas due to death in the family
- Had a career-high seven-game point streak (5-8=13) from Nov. 11-28
- Tied a franchise record with 10 shots vs. Nashville on Nov. 11 and posted three points (2-1=3)
- Scored game-tying goal that sent the game to overtime with 4:44 left on Oct. 18 vs. Philadelphia
- Scored goals in the first two games of the season (2-1=3)
- Recorded multi-point night (1-1=2) on Oct. 9 vs. Anaheim

FIN FACT:
- Self-taught guitar player
- Won provincals in badminton growing up
- Currently sporting a stylish mohawk.
- Taber, Alberta is known for its tasty corn
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
854:53
16:07
1-5
16.67
89
27
38
17
15
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
53
24
25
49
10
8
0
2
170
14.12
Career
97
35
31
66
18
11
0
4
275
12.73


19 Joe Thornton C
6'4'', 235 07/02/1979 ( 29 ), London, ON, CAN 11th NHL / 4th SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 10, 2009 @ BOSTON (3) Last Assist: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY
How Acquired: Acquired from Boston on Nov. 30, 2005 in exchange for D Brad Stuart, C Marco Sturm and C Wayne Primeau
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- 3rd in the League in assists (51 - leads team)
- T-6th in the League in points (13-51=64)
- 4th in the League in home points (10-27=37) and is T-6th in home plus/minus (+18)
- 29 points in the last 22 games (5-24=29)
- Has played in 276 consecutive games with the Sharks (a franchise record) and 295 games overall dating back to his Boston days

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Registered four assits on Feb. 13 at Buffalo
- Played in his 800th career game at Colorado on Jan. 27
- Made his sixth career All-Star Game appearance on Jan. 25 and tied the game-high with three points (0-3=3)
- His two points at Vancouver on Jan. 10 gave him 351 points (80-271=351) in 263 career games with the Sharks, surpassing Jeff Friesen (149-201=350) for third on the franchise's all-time points list
- Recorded his 800th career point on Dec. 31 at Minnesota
- Set the franchise with his 248th consecutive game played (247 - Vincent Damphousse) on Dec. 4 vs. Columbus
- Tied a franchise record for most points in a period vs. Toronto on Dec. 2 with four points (1-3=4) in the first. It marks the fifth time in franchise history that a player has had four points in a period as Thornton was the last one to accomplish it on March 25, 2008 at Phoenix.
- Tied the franchise record for consecutive games played (247 - Vincent Damphousse) on Dec. 2, 2008 which marked the three year annivesary of his debut with the Sharks (Dec. 2, 2005 at Buffalo).
- Had a seven-game point/assist streak (4-9=13) from Nov. 11-28

FIN FACTS:
- Loves playing Risk on his computer
- Vacationed in Thailand and Egypt over the summer
- Trained in Davos, Switzerland over the summer
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1050:48
19:27
477-378
55.79
60
42
57
17
20
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
54
13
51
64
44
5
0
3
92
14.13
Career
808
253
567
820
819
90
3
44
1726
14.66


21 Alexei Semenov D
(seh-MEH-nahv)
6'6'', 245 04/10/1981 ( 27 ), Murmansk, RUS 6th NHL / 2nd SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 5, 2009 vs CAROLINA (5) Last Assist: FEB 13, 2009 @ BUFFALO (1)
How Acquired: Signed by San Jose as a free agent on July 27, 2007
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Scored his first goal of the season on Feb. 5 vs. Carolina
- Played 21 games as a defenseman and six games as a forward this season
- Has been plus or even 18 of his last 21 games (+7)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Assisted on Brad Staubitz's first career goal on Jan. 9 at Edmonton, the team that drafted him
- Played his first game of the season at the forward position on Jan. 3 vs. the Islanders
- Made season debut on Oct. 12 at Los Angeles and registered two penalty minutes

FIN FACT:
- Favorite activity is looking online at luxury and sports cars
- Nicknamed "Versace"
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
363:08
12:58
0-0
0.00
29
4
11
22
7
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
28
1
5
6
34
0
0
0
14
7.14
Career
192
7
24
31
226
3
0
0
145
4.83


22 Dan Boyle D
(BOIL)
5'11'', 190 07/12/1976 ( 32 ), Ottawa, ON, CAN 10th NHL / 1st SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 13, 2009 @ BUFFALO Last Assist: FEB 13, 2009 @ BUFFALO
How Acquired: Acquired by San Jose along with Brad Lukowich from Tampa Bay in exchange for Matt Carle, Ty Wishart, a first round selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft and a fourth round selection in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft on July 4, 2008.
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Missed Feb. 15 game at New Jersey with flu
- Has 12 points in his last 13 games (3-9=12)
- T-3rd among League defensemen in points (14-28=42), T-3rd in goals
- T-9th among League defensemen in shots (140), T-8th in power play points (6-14=20) and T-8th in power play goals (6)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Missed three games due to injury (upper body) (1/27 at COL - 1/31vs. CHI)
-Made his first All-Star Game appearance on Jan. 25 and posted two points (1-1=2)
- Missed game on Nov. 11 vs. Nashville, due to the birth of his first child, daughter Eastin Sky, earlier in the day
- Picked up three assists on Nov. 13 vs. Calgary
- Posted a five-game point streak (2-5=7) from Oct. 18-28
- Scored a game-winning, overtime goal on Oct. 18 vs. Philadelphia. It marked his first goal as a Shark as well as his first three-point night with the team (1-2=3)
- Posted one assist in his first two games as a Shark

FIN FACT:
- Credits Bill Davidge, now a broadcaster for the Columbus Blue Jackets, for getting him the opportunity to play at the NHL level
- Get mistaken for Dane Cook at times
- Enjoys the song "PoP! Goes My Heart" from the hit movie Music and Lyrics
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1193:53
24:21
0-0
0.00
28
23
35
57
14
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
49
14
28
42
36
6
0
3
140
10.00
Career
572
90
244
334
374
40
1
17
1065
8.45


25 Mike Grier R
(GREER)
6'1'', 225 01/05/1975 ( 34 ), Detroit, MI, USA 12th NHL / 3rd SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 10, 2009 @ BOSTON (3) Last Assist: FEB 15, 2009 @ NEW JERSEY
How Acquired: Signed by San Jose as a free agent on July 3, 2006
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- 2nd on team, 22nd amongst League forwards, in hits (118)
- 1 point shy of eclipsing last year's totals (9-13=22 in 78 games)
- Has assists on two of Patrick Marleau's three short-handed goals

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Scored first shorthanded goal of the season on Jan. 6 at Calgary
- Scored two goals, including the game-winner, on Jan. 3 vs. the Islanders
- Posted a goal and an assist on Dec. 27 at St. Louis
- Posted a game-high seven hits vs. New York Rangers on Dec. 20
- Scored goal on Dec. 13 vs. St. Louis
- Primary assist on Marleau's game-winner vs. Anaheim on Dec. 11
- Scored goal vs. Washington on Nov. 22
- Missed two games (Nov. 16-17) due to injury (lower body)
- Tied his career-high with his five-game point streak (1-4=5) from Oct. 18-28
- Set a career high with a four-game assist streak from Oct. 18 - 25

FIN FACT:
- Donates game tickets to underprivileged youths to every Sharks home games that includes a food voucher, a game program and an autographed puck
- Father Bobby is the associate director of scouting for the Houston Texans and his brother Chris is a national scout/assistant director of college scouting with the Miami Dolphins.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
781:37
15:01
14-20
41.18
118
16
23
29
6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
52
10
11
21
23
0
1
2
91
10.99
Career
904
147
196
343
482
16
20
24
1396
10.53


29 Ryane Clowe L
KLOH
6'2'', 225 09/30/1982 ( 26 ), Fermeuse, NL, CAN 4th NHL / 4th SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 5, 2009 vs CAROLINA (5) Last Assist: FEB 11, 2009 @ PITTSBURGH (2)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft (6th round, 175th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Has at least one point in ten of his last 15 games (3-13=16)
- T-8th in the League in power play goals (11) and T-15th in power play points (11-13=24)
- 3rd on the team in hits (99) and 3rd in goals (20)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Set a career-high in points/assists in a single game (0-4=4) on Jan. 17 vs. Detroit
- Scored GW shootout goal on Dec. 15 at LA
- Tied a career-high with 3 assists/points on Nov. 28 at Dallas
- Scored two goals vs. Washington on Nov. 22
- Four-game goal streak (Oct. 30 - Nov. 6, 5-1=6) set a career-high
- Scored two third-period goals vs. St. Louis on Nov. 6 and added the shootout winner
- Registered his first career Gordie Howe Hat Trick, 10th in Sharks history, on Nov. 4 vs. Minnesota with a goal, an assist and a fighting major (1-1=2, 7 PIM)
- Tied his career-high with eight shots at Tampa Bay on Oct. 25 and earned two-thirds of a Gordie Howe Hat Trick with a goal and a fighting major (Malone)
- Scored his first goal of the season on Oct. 22 at Philadelphia
- Earned power play assist vs. Columbus on Oct. 14

FIN FACT:
- If he wasn't in hockey, he'd be working on his dad's fishing boat
- His grandfather had one arm yet drove a truck for a living
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
937:47
17:21
39-55
41.49
99
26
50
15
9
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
54
20
27
47
45
11
0
1
129
15.50
Career
145
39
52
91
154
17
0
4
258
15.12


32 Claude Lemieux R
lehm-YOO
6'1'', 215 07/16/1965 ( 43 ), Buckingham, QC, CAN 21st NHL / 1st SJS Season
Last Goal: MAR 5, 2003 vs CHICAGO (24) Last Assist: MAR 9, 2003 vs SAN JOSE (22)
How Acquired: Signed by San Jose as a free agent on Dec. 27, 2008
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Played in his 1,200th career game on Jan. 29 vs. Phoenix
- Registered 3 shots and 3 hits in 7:08 minutes of ice time playing in his first NHL game in 2,116 days
- Is the oldest active forward in the NHL (43) and the second oldest player (Chris Chelios, 46)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on Jan. 19
- Appeared in 23 games for Worcester (AHL) registering 11 points (3-8=11) and 24 penalty minutes
- Signed to an NHL contract on Dec. 27
- Signed an AHL contract with Worcester on Nov. 25
- Began the season playing five games for the China Sharks

CAREER INFORMATION:
- Last played in the NHL during the 2002-03 season splitting time between Phoenix and Dallas. He totaled 68 games played with 20 points (8-12=20) and 44 penalty minutes.
- Appeared in seven playoff games with Dallas in 2003 and registered one assist and 10 penalty minutes
- Entered the season with 1,197 games played, 785 points (379-406=785) and 1,756 penalty minutes in his NHL regular season career.
- Has won four Stanley Cups - Montreal in 1986, New Jersey in 1995 and 2000 and Colorado in 1996
- Won the Conn Smythe Trophy as the Stanley Cup Playoffs Most Valuable Player while with New Jersey in 1995
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
74:18
7:25
1-5
16.67
20
1
2
2
-2
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
10
0.00
Career
1207
379
406
785
1756
114
6
57
3643
10.40


39 Tomas Plihal C
TOE-mahs PLEE-hahl
6'1'', 210 03/28/1983 ( 25 ), Frydlant, CZE 2nd NHL / 2nd SJS Season
Last Goal: JAN 13, 2009 vs TAMPA BAY (12) Last Assist: FEB 10, 2009 @ BOSTON (3)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft (5th round, 140th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Has five points in the last 17 games (1-4=5) and is a +6 in that span

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Scored goal vs. Vancouver on Dec. 23. By scoring the Sharks fifth goal just 20:43 into the game, it set a franchise record for the fastest five goals to start a game
- Scored goal Nov. 28 at Dallas
- Registered an assist and six shots on Nov. 4 vs. Minnesota
- Recorded the primary assist on Jamie McGinn's first career goal on Oct. 30 vs. Detroit
- Missed four games (Oct. 14 - Oct. 22) due to injury (lower body)
- Scored game-winning, shorthanded goal on Oct. 11 vs. Los Angeles

FIN FACT:
- Among the elite ping pong players in the locker room despite rarely competing
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
504:07
10:04
75-72
51.02
51
12
8
12
4
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
50
5
8
13
14
0
1
1
65
7.69
Career
75
7
9
16
18
0
1
1
109
6.42


43 Lukas Kaspar L
LOO-kosh KASH-par
6'2'', 225 09/23/1985 ( 23 ), Most, CZE 1st NHL / 1st SJS Season
Last Goal: OCT 12, 2008 @ LOS ANGELES (7) Last Assist: DEC 13, 2008 vs ST. LOUIS (3)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft (1st round, 22nd overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on Feb. 13
- Reassigned to Worcester on Dec. 18
- Posted assist on Dec. 13 vs. St. Louis in first game after recall
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on Dec. 13
- T-7th on Worcester in points (4-9=13) at the time of his recall
- Reassigned to Worcester (AHL) on Oct. 21
- Scored first career goal, the game-winner in a 1-0 match, on Oct. 12 at Los Angeles

2007-08 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- 41 points (17-24=41) in 73 games with Worcester (AHL)
- Appeared in three games for San Jose and did not record a point
- Made NHL debut at Dallas on Oct. 29 and posted 3 shots
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
88:38
8:51
0-4
0.00
14
2
3
1
-2
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
10
1
1
2
8
0
0
1
10
10.00
Career
13
1
1
2
8
0
0
1
15
6.67


44 Marc-Edouard Vlasic D
6'1'', 200 03/30/1987 ( 21 ), Montreal, QC, CAN 3rd NHL / 3rd SJS Season
Last Goal: FEB 5, 2009 vs CAROLINA (5) Last Assist: FEB 13, 2009 @ BUFFALO (1)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft (2nd round, 35th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Has 20 points (3-17=20) in the last 36 games (+16 in that span)
- T-3rd amongst team defensemen in points (4-23=27)
- T-11th amongst League defensemen in plus/minus (+16, T-30th overall)
- 1st on team in blocked shots (82)
- Leads team in time on ice per game (24:28)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Set a career high with three points (0-3=3) vs. Columbus on Dec. 4
- Scored a goal and registered a career-high +4 plus/minus rating on Oct. 14 vs. Columbus
- Played 25:40 in the second night of a back-to-back on Oct. 12 at Los Angeles
- Posted two primary assists, inlcuding on the game-winning goal, on Oct. 11 vs. Los Angeles

FIN FACTS:
- Loves playing cribbage
- Youngest defenseman in the NHL in 2006-07
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1321:18
24:28
0-0
0.00
29
13
33
82
16
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
54
4
23
27
22
2
0
0
69
5.80
Career
217
9
58
67
64
5
0
0
207
4.35


45 Jody Shelley L
6'3'', 225 02/07/1976 ( 33 ), Thompson, MB, CAN 7th NHL / 2nd SJS Season
Last Goal: NOV 17, 2008 @ NASHVILLE (25) Last Assist: DEC 6, 2008 vs EDMONTON (18)
How Acquired: Acquired from the Columbus Blue Jackets on Jan. 29, 2008 in exchange for a sixth round pick in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Missed last four games with lower body injury
- Leads team with 10 fighting majors and 2nd in penalty minutes (68)
- 5th on team in hits (78)
- Missed five games due to injury (1/3 - 1/13 - upper body)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Posted assist on Dec. 6 vs. Edmonton
- Posted first point of the season with an assist (0-1=1) vs. Detroit on Oct. 30
- Had a team-high five hits vs. his former team Columbus on Oct. 14

FIN FACT:
- Wife Mandy gave birth to their first child, Owen, on Nov. 6. Owen was born at approximately 11:31am and measured in at 6-pounds, 12-ounces
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
258:23
5:52
2-3
40.00
78
5
10
4
-3
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
44
1
2
3
68
0
0
1
34
2.94
Career
455
13
26
39
1184
1
0
2
282
4.61


59 Brad Staubitz R
STAW-bitz
6'1'', 210 07/28/1984 ( 24 ), Edmonton, AB, CAN 1 NHL / SJS Season
Last Goal: JAN 9, 2009 @ EDMONTON (4) Last Assist: JAN 13, 2009 vs TAMPA BAY (2)
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent on Sept. 18, 2005
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Has three points (1-2=3) and 24 penalty minutes in his last seven games
- Scored his first career goal on Jan. 9 vs. Edmonton and had nine penalty minutes
- Has fives assist and 84 penalty minutes in 33 games for Worcester (AHL)
- Fought Jordin Tootoo and registered first career point (an assist) on Nov. 17 at Nashville
- Fought Garth Murray on Nov. 10 at Phoenix
- Made NHL debut on 10/17/08 at Anaheim, picking up a fighting major in his first NHL shift (vs. McIver)

2008-09 TRANSACTIONS
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on Feb. 17
- Reassigned to Worcester (AHL) on Jan. 19
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on Jan. 5
- Reassigned to Worcester (AHL) on Nov. 19
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on Nov. 6
- Reassigned to Worcester (AHL) on Oct. 26)
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
79:00
5:16
0-1
0.00
21
1
2
0
3
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
15
1
2
3
42
0
0
1
10
10.00
Career
15
1
2
3
42
0
0
1
10
10.00


64 Jamie McGinn L
6'0'', 200 08/05/1988 ( 20 ), Fergus, ON, CAN 1st NHL / 1st SJS Season
Last Goal: NOV 4, 2008 vs MINNESOTA (12) Last Assist: OCT 30, 2008 vs DETROIT (14)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft (2nd round, 36th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Recalled to San Jose Feb. 9
- Reassigned to Worcester on Jan. 2
- Recalled to San Jose Dec. 14
- Reassigned to Worcester (AHL) on Nov. 6
- Made his NHL debut with the Sharks on Oct. 28 against Pittsburgh
- Scored two points (1-1=2) against the Detroit Red Wings in his second NHL game
- Scored the game-winning goal on Nov. 4 vs. Minnesota.

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Registered first career goal (off Conklin) and first career assist vs. Detroit on Oct. 30
- Made NHL debut on Oct. 28 vs. Pittsburgh
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on Oct. 27
- Led Worcester in goals (4) and tied for first on team in points (4-1=5) in six games at time of his recall

FIN FACT:
- Played with his brother Tye in Ottawa (OHL) last season
- Is known to where a Sharks toque around the city
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
108:14
6:45
1-0
100.00
14
2
2
2
-2
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
16
2
1
3
0
0
0
1
5
40.00
Career
16
2
1
3
0
0
0
1
5
40.00