Patrick Marleau RUMORS & NEWS

  • After Patrick Marleau's games played mark, six NHL records that could fall next

    ESPN "Patrick Marleau played his 1,768th game Monday night, breaking Gordie Howe's NHL career record. Which naturally led to questions about whether anyone would ever break Marleau's still-increasing games benchmark. "The modern game, the speed, the physicality ......" April 20

  • Sharks' Patrick Marleau secures NHL history, sets all-time record for games played, surpassing Gordie Howe

    ESPN "San Jose Sharks forward Patrick Marleau played in his 1,768th career game on Monday night at the Vegas Golden Knights, breaking Hall of Famer Gordie Howe's record for the most in NHL history. "So many emotions going through your head," said Marleau,..." April 20

  • Teary Patrick Marleau succinctly explains what hockey means to him

    NBC Sports Bay Area "In a few words, Patrick Marleau spoke volumes. Minutes after setting the NHL's record for games played, NBC Sports California's Drew Remenda asked Marleau what keeps him coming to the rink. Marleau, fighting back tears, needed just two sentences to say it..." April 20

  • Patrick Marleau's NHL games record not one Joe Thornton plans to match

    NHL.com "Patrick Marleau passed Gordie Howe for most NHL games played Monday, and though his friend Joe Thornton said he's thrilled for the San Jose Sharks forward, he has no aspirations to challenge the record himself. "I am strictly one day at a time and I've been..." April 20

  • Patrick Marleau set to break NHL games played record

    Pro Hockey Talk "The celebration for Patrick Marleau breaking Gordie Howe’s NHL regular season games played record could have easily been scheduled for sometime in 2022. After being drafted No. 2 overall in 1997, Marleau nearly was returned to his junior team before signing..." April 19

  • What the world looked like during Patrick Marleau's first NHL game

    The Score "Patrick Marleau is set to eclipse Gordie Howe on the NHL's all-time game's played list Monday night. Marleau will suit up for the 1,768th time, and setting the new benchmark will be the legacy-defining achievement for a 23-year career that's included two Olympic gold medals,..." April 19

  • Patrick Marleau ties Gordie Howe's all-time NHL games played record

    Sportsnet "Patrick Marleau has tied Gordie Howe atop the NHL's all-time games played list with his 1,767th career appearance. Of those 1,767 games, Marleau has made 1,595 appearances with the San Jose Sharks, 164 with the Toronto Maple Leafs and an additional eight as a member of the..." April 18

  • Patrick Marleau approaching NHL games played record with Sharks with grace

    NHL.com "Patrick Marleau remembers his first training camp. It was 1997, and he had just turned 18. Though the San Jose Sharks had selected him No. 2 in the 1997 NHL Draft, getting drafted was one thing; trying to make the team was another. He was a step closer to the NHL, excited to receive per..." April 16

  • 6 veterans who deserve a shot at the Cup

    The Score "Everybody loves to see a grizzled veteran end their career on top. Below, we identify six candidates around the NHL who could receive that opportunity leading up to the 2021 trade deadline. Note: Effective cap hit indicates the total dollars a team will pay any player it acquires..." April 02

  • Patrick Marleau passes Mark Messier for No. 2 on NHL games played list

    NBC Sports Bay Area "Move over Mark Messier, a Sharks legend is climbing up the NHL career leaderboards. Patrick Marleau surpassed Messier for No. 2 on the league's career games played list in Monday night's contest against the Minnesota Wild, suiting up for his 1,757th NHL game at SAP..." March 30

  • Patrick Marleau would 'seriously consider' trade to contender ahead of deadline

    The Score "Things haven't gone as planned for Patrick Marleau during his third stint with the San Jose Sharks. The franchise's leader in games played, goals, and points says he's open to being traded ahead of the April 12 deadline to make another run at a Stanley..." March 22

  • Patrick Marleau told Mitch Marner Leafs are getting an 'unbelievable dude' in Joe Thornton

    Sportsnet "There will be some new faces in blue and white when the Toronto Maple Leafs finally take the ice for the 2020-21 season. Chief among them will be the bearded mug of Joe Thornton. While playing with new teammates can take some getting used to, Maple Leafs star Mitch Marner..." December 16

  • Patrick Marleau has plan in event Sharks' season gets pushed back

    NBC Sports Bay Area "  With time ticking away here in mid-November, a return for the NHL on Jan. 1 remains more idealistic than imminent. It’s a safe assumption that all Sharks players are eager to immediately resume their careers in any fashion. It’s also a reasonable..." November 19