Sharks season preview: Quinn takes over the team in transition

The 2022-23 NHL season starts on October 7. With training camps open, takes a look at the three keys, the inside scoop on guard issues and the projected lineup for each of the 32 teams. Today is the San Jose Sharks. Coach: David Quinn (first season) Last season: 32-37-13, sixth in Pacific Division; did … Read more

Quinn embraces second chance as NHL coach with Sharks

It’s been a whirlwind of a summer: preparations for the complete rebuild of his beach house, 22 – going on 23 – rounds of golf and a second chance to coach in the NHL after a year away, a year that almost saw him go frenzy after he was fired by the New York Rangers … Read more

Sharks coach Quinn, GM Grier brings Boston University ties to new jobs

Mike Grier, the San Jose Sharks general manager, was asked about the Boston University connection between himself and his newly appointed coach, David Quinn, as the men sat next to each other at a news conference Tuesday. Quinn turned to him and quipped, “Did you go to BU?” Grier laughed. “It did not factor into … Read more

Quinn hired as Sharks coach, replacing Boughner

David Quinn was hired as coach of the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday. Quinn, who turns 56 on Saturday, replaced Bob Boughner, who was fired July 1. “For me, the biggest responsibility I have as a coach here is to manage our players,” Quinn said. “Putting them in the position they can have the most … Read more