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It appears that the GM search for San Jose Sharks is well underway.
Pierre LeBrun reported yesterday, “They started with a list of 50 names and they went to 25.”
It’s my understanding that this list isn’t final by any means either.
So who’s made the cut?
Jeff Marek has previously reported to expect John Ferguson Jr. to get a good look. Ferguson Jr. is currently the Arizona Coyotes’ assistant general manager. He was also Toronto Maple Leafs GM from 2003-08 and San Jose Sharks director of scouting from 2008-14.
Now, Lisa Dillman has suggested to keep an eye on Kevin Weekes. I’ve heard that he’s a strong candidate at the moment: