Sharks’ Joe Thornton staying in NHL for at least another year

Jumbo Joe is staying in the NHL. The San Jose Sharks have re-signed Joe Thornton to a one-year contract, the team announced Friday. As per TSN’s Pierre LeBrun, the contract is worth $2 million. Speculation swirled in the offseason that the 40-year-old, who became a UFA on July 1, would potentially hang up the skates […]

Rugby League

Smith cries foul about Sharks fine for ‘same crime’ as Storm

Cameron Smith has urged the NRL to re-visit the whopping penalties handed down to the Melbourne Storm for rorting the salary cap after Cronulla escaped being stripped of their 2016 premiership for similar breaches. Smith, the most powerful voice in rugby league, said the Storm were stripped of their two premierships, competition points and three […]

Rugby League

Sharks brace for $600,000 penalty over salary cap breaches

Cronulla is bracing for a salary cap deduction of about $600,000 for this season and next for undisclosed player payments as the NRL prepares to close the book on a number of outstanding integrity issues on Friday. Centre of attention: Rugby League Central will again be a hub of activity on Friday.Credit:Steven Siewert The focus […]