San Jose Sharks

Skaters
17 Torrey Mitchell C
5'11'', 190 01/30/1985 ( 24 ), Greenfield Park, QC, CAN 2nd NHL / 2nd Season
Last Goal: FEB 27, 2008 @ COLUMBUS (19) Last Assist: MAR 18, 2008 @ LOS ANGELES (9)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft (4th round, 126th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Scored a goal for Worcester in his first game of the season
- Loaned to Worcester (AHL) on a conditioning assignment on Jan. 14
- Missed the entire regular season due to a broken leg.

2007-08 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Among League rookies, T-1st in SH points (3) and T-1st in SH goals (2)
- Two shorthanded goals tied a franshise record for a rookie (Rob Gadreau - 92-93)
- T-15th among NHL rookies in goals (10)
- T-6th among all League forwards, T-7th among all rookies and T-1st among all rookie forwards in blocked shots (66)

FIN FACT:
- Summer workouts included flipping 600-pound tractor tires and pulling weighted sleds

TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
0:00
0:00
0-0
0.00
0
0
0
0
0
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0.00
Career
82
10
10
20
50
1
2
0
110
9.09


25 Mike Grier R
(GREER)
6'1'', 225 01/05/1975 ( 34 ), Detroit, MI, USA 12th NHL / 3rd Season
Last Goal: FEB 10, 2009 @ BOSTON (10) Last Assist: FEB 17, 2009 vs EDMONTON (6)
How Acquired: Signed by San Jose as a free agent on July 3, 2006
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Placed on Injured Reserve on March 3 (knee)
- T-1st on team in hits (141) at the time of his injury
- Tied last season's point total (9-13=22 in 78 games) with an assist vs. Edmonton on Feb. 17, his 53rd game of the season
- Has assists on three of Patrick Marleau's four short-handed goals this season
- T-6th in NHL in SH points (4).

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:
+ / -
892:24
15:07
14-28
33.33
141
16
24
32
7
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
59
10
12
22
25
0
1
2
104
9.62
Career
911
147
197
344
484
16
20
24
1409
10.43


40 Kent Huskins D
HUHZ kihns
6'4'', 205 05/04/1979 ( 29 ), Almonte, ON, CAN 3 NHL / 1 Season
Last Goal: OCT 25, 2008 @ MONTREAL (25) Last Assist: NOV 21, 2008 @ ST. LOUIS (13)
How Acquired: Acquired by San Jose from Anaheim along with Travis Moen in exchange for Nick Bonino, Timo Pielmeier and a conditional draft selection
Notes: 2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Out due to injury (foot)

WITH ANAHEIM:
- Season-high +3 rating on Dec. 14 vs. Minnesota
- Logged four hits and four blocked shots in a career-high 23:26 TOI on Nov. 30 at Carolina
- Registered his sixth point of the season (assist) on Nov. 21 at St. Louis
- Earned an assist, his second point in as many games (1-1=2) on Oct. 27 at Columbus
- Recorded his second goal of the season on Oct. 25 at Montreal
- Scored his first goal of the campaign on Oct. 15 vs. Edmonton
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
620:05
18:47
0-1
0.00
29
8
10
47
6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
33
2
4
6
27
0
0
0
20
10.00
Career
142
6
22
28
100
1
0
2
82
7.32


47 Tom Cavanagh R
6'0'', 200 03/24/1982 ( 27 ), Warwick, RI, USA NHL / Season
Last Goal: MAR 28, 2009 vs PHOENIX (1) Last Assist: DEC 6, 2008 vs EDMONTON (15)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft (6th round, 182nd overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Scored his first careern NHL goal on March 28 vs. Phoenix
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on March 22
- Reassigned to Worcester (AHL) on Jan. 19
- Missed six games (Jan. 6 - 17) due to injury (lower body)
- Recorded first point of the season (assist) vs. Edmonton on Dec. 6
- Made his season debut on Dec. 4 vs. Columbus and had one shot in 6:48
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on Dec. 3
- Tied for team lead in Worcester in goals (9) and points (9-9=18) at time of recall

FIN FACT:
- Is a different person than the actor Tom Cavanagh that played the lead character Ed in the NBC hit show "Ed" and also has a celebrity blog on NHL.com
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
131:22
7:43
26-31
45.61
4
7
5
5
-2
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
17
1
1
2
4
0
0
0
9
11.11
Career
18
1
2
3
4
0
0
0
9
11.11


53 Ryan Vesce R
5'8'', 175 04/07/1982 ( 26 ), Lloyd Harbor, NY, USA 1st NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: Last Assist:
How Acquired: Signed by San Jose as a free agent on Aug. 12, 2008
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Played in his first home game as a Shark on March 19 vs. Nashville
- Made his NHL debut on Feb. 11 at Pittsburgh
- Leads Worcester in points (22-46=68)
- Had the second longest point streak in the AHL this season, recording a point in 17 straight (9-18=27) from Dec. 29 - Feb. 15
- Represented Worcester on the PlanetUSA Team at the AHL All-Star Game on Jan. 26. He posted two points (1-1=2) in the game
- Edged teammate Derek Joslin in the Individual Puck Control Relay at the AHL All-Star Skills Competition in front of the hometown Worcester fans

TRANSACTIONS
- Recalled from Worcester on March 19
- Assigned to Worcester on Feb. 15
- Recalled from Worcester on Feb. 11

FIN FACT
- A managing partner of Salmon Cove, an athlete-driven apparel company
- Attended Cornell University and was a teammate of Douglas Murray
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
90:17
10:01
29-32
47.54
7
2
2
6
-2
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
9
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
11
0.00
Career
9
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
11
0.00


59 Brad Staubitz R
STAW-bitz
6'1'', 210 07/28/1984 ( 24 ), Edmonton, AB, CAN 1 NHL / Season
Last Goal: JAN 9, 2009 @ EDMONTON (21) Last Assist: JAN 13, 2009 vs TAMPA BAY (19)
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent on Sept. 18, 2005
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Named third star on March 19 vs. Nashville as he registered three shots, two hits and a fighting major
- Has five assists and 130 penalty minutes in 38 games for Worcester (AHL)

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES
- Scored his first career goal on Jan. 9 vs. Edmonton and had nine penalty minutes
- 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 March 3
- Reassigned to Worcester (AHL) on Feb. 21
- 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:
+ / -
196:59
6:09
0-2
0.00
49
2
6
3
1
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
32
1
2
3
76
0
0
1
22
4.55
Career
32
1
2
3
76
0
0
1
22
4.55


64 Jamie McGinn L
6'0'', 200 08/05/1988 ( 20 ), Fergus, ON, CAN 1st NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: MAR 25, 2009 @ CHICAGO (3) Last Assist: MAR 15, 2009 @ ANAHEIM (8)
How Acquired: Selected by San Jose in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft (2nd round, 36th overall)
Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:
- Has two goals in the last five games (2-0=2)
- In 44 games with Worcester, he has 30 points (19-11=30) and is a +4
- Leads Worcester with 8 power play goals

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Scored first career power play goal on March 22 vs. Colorado
- Assisted on Travis Moen's GW goal on March 15 at Anaheim
- 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.
- Registered first career goal (off Conklin) and first career assist vs. Detroit on Oct. 30
- Made his NHL debut with the Sharks on Oct. 28 against Pittsburgh

FIN FACT:
- Played with his brother Tye in Ottawa (OHL) last season
- Is known to where a Sharks toque around the city

2008-09 REGULAR SEASON TRANSACTIONS:
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on March 5
- Reassigned to Worcester (AHL) on Feb. 21
- 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
- Recalled from Worcester (AHL) on Oct. 27
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
270:02
8:26
6-1
85.71
41
5
5
5
-6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
32
4
2
6
2
1
0
1
22
18.18
Career
32
4
2
6
2
1
0
1
22
18.18