Nail Yakupov, Named OHL Rookie of the Year and Sharks expect him to join team top lines and battle rookie of the HFNHL title in next season.
As team management is not able to participate draft, first day picks have been available for several days already. NyR 1st, SJ 2nd was part of package with SJ 2nd 2014 and Griffin Reinhart, 2012 Sharks 11th overall pick, were packaged to get Yakupov and 3rd rd pick.
Also team traded Florida 2nd, Calgary 3rd, New Jersey 3rd all 2013 to get TOP AHL rookie scorer Chris Brown and next season 2nd rd pick
Team is also trading Brenden Morrow and Matthew Lombardi for Defensemen.