Patrick Marleau


SAN JOSE – There’s always turnover on an NHL roster year-to-year, and the Sharks are no different in that regard now that the Stanley Cup Final has come and gone.


PITTSBURGH – It was a lively, loose group at Consol Energy Center on Wednesday, despite the daunting task the Sharks face ahead of Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final on Thursday night.


PITTSBURGH – Penguins winger Bryan Rust admits he’s a little stunned by all the fuss people are making over whether he plays tonight in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Sharks.


CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa -- Bryan Rust is a rookie. Rookies aren’t supposed to have playoff impacts.

Especially when they’re recalled from the minors for half a season.


PITTSBURGH –- Sharks forward Patrick Marleau will not face any supplemental discipline for his hit on the Penguins’ Bryan Rust on Monday in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, a source confirmed to