Logan Couture RUMORS & NEWS

  • Sharks' Couture: Coaching change not needed, but team culture 'not great'

    San Jose Mercury News "Logan Couture said the Sharks do not need to change coaches. The overall culture of the organization, though, might need an overhaul. "Not great," Couture said when asked Wednesday to describe the team's culture. "That's my personal opinion, and that's all I'm going to say about..." April 16

  • Sharks Couture leaves game with possible head injury

    San Jose Mercury News "Sharks forward Logan Couture left the game and did not return after a shoulder-to-jaw hit by Philadelphia Flyers left wing Michael Raffl 24 seconds into the third period Tuesday night. Couture was moving the puck out of his own zone when he turned in the right faceoff circle just as Raffl was..." December 03

  • Sharks' Couture disappointed he's not an alternate captain

    CSN Bay Area "When the Sharks revealed the four players that would be rotating alternate captains for the upcoming season, there was some surprise not just for who was on the list, but who was left off of it. Logan Couture, painted by management all summer long as one of the new young core players that was..." October 11

  • Couture physically and mentally slow to recover from Sharks' playoff collapse

    Yahoo! Sports "Logan Couture doesn't have to look far to be reminded of the San Jose Sharks' playoff collapse against the Los Angeles Kings. His surgically repaired right hand still has scars from last month's surgery, and the recovery has been slow. He expects the hand, injured in a fight with Kings centre..." July 26

  • Sharks forward Couture OK for camp after surgery

    NHL.com "San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture will be ready for training camp after having surgery to repair an injury to his hand, the team announced Tuesday. "Last week, Logan underwent successful surgery to repair a hand injury suffered in a fight in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs against Mike..." June 10

  • Shot-blocking dangerous business for Couture, Sharks

    CSN Bay Area "One of the reasons Logan Couture is perhaps the Sharks’ most indispensable player is his proficiency on the penalty kill. He regularly takes shifts while the team is shorthanded, and is a big reason that group ranks fifth in the NHL. A big part of penalty killing, though, is blocking shots...." March 28

  • Slumping Sharks won't rush back Logan Couture

    San Jose Mercury News "Logan Couture won't be rushed back into the lineup. Sharks coach Todd McLellan made that perfectly clear this week. But with just five goals in the past five games and three straight losses, the Sharks certainly could use a certain jolt with four games left before the Olympic break begins for..." February 01

  • Slumping Sharks badly missing Logan Couture

    CSN Bay Area "For two-and-a-half weeks, the Sharks handled Logan Couture’s absence admirably. Despite losing their second line (and at times top line) center with a hand injury, San Jose won seven of its first nine games without the 24-year-old rising star. They could sure use him now. San Jose has scored..." January 31

  • Sharks' Couture progressing from hand injury

    CSN Bay Area "Injured Sharks forward Logan Couture is pleased with the progress he’s made since undergoing right hand surgery on Jan. 8. Couture has yet to handle or shoot the puck, so it would be premature to suggest that he’s ahead of the three-to-four week timeframe that was put his return. But, Couture..." January 21

  • Sharks' Logan Couture skates for first time since undergoing surgery

    San Jose Mercury News "The Sharks' Logan Couture skated Friday for the first time since undergoing hand surgery and Todd McLellan said that is a good sign of progress. "He's through that danger period of being damaged any more and now he's starting to work on his conditioning again," the coach said. "We hope..." January 17

  • Logan Couture expected to be sidelined 3-4 weeks after hand surgery

    Yahoo! Sports "Logan Couture hasn't missed a game for the San Jose Sharks this season. Through 43 games, the 24-year old forward has 14 goals and 35 points, good enough for fourth on the Sharks in scoring. But news on Tuesday night revealed that Couture has been dealing with a hand injury for some time now and..." January 07

  • Sharks forward Logan Couture eyes Olympic spot

    Ottawa Sun "The next stop for Logan Couture could be Sochi. While all his focus is on making sure the San Jose Sharks win the Stanley Cup this season the former 67's centre also is trying to secure a spot with Canada's Olympic team. If anybody asks Todd McLellan he doesn't mince words. "I think it's..." October 13

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    Jesse Spector @jessespector

    Sharks announce five-year extension for Logan Couture, two-year deal for Tyler Kennedy, one year for Scott Hannan. Some old news there.

  • Logan Couture agrees to contract extension with Sharks

    San Jose Mercury News "Center Logan Couture has agreed to a contract extension with the Sharks, though no formal announcement can come before July 5. "Can't say details," Couture responded in a text message when asked for specifics after reports circulated that he had agreed to an extension to his current contract..." June 18

  • Logan Couture played with sprained ankle since Game 3

    San Jose Mercury News "The full list of Sharks playing with "bumps and bruises" won't be known for at least another day or two, but Logan Couture acknowledged Tuesday night that he has been playing with a sprained ankle since Game 3. What impact did it have on his play? "Zero," Couture said. The Sharks' leading..." May 29

  • Logan Couture good to go for Sharks on Tuesday

    CSN Bay Area "First, a sigh of relief. Logan Couture, who did not skate with the Sharks at practice on Monday, was back on the ice on Tuesday morning and there are no doubts about his status for Game 4 against the Kings at HP Pavilion. “All good,” Couture said, when asked how he is. Todd McLellan said:..." May 21

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    Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

    Logan Couture not taking part in practice today. He said yesterday he expected to play Game 4. So likely just extra rest today.

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    Helene Elliott @helenenothelen

    Sharks coach Todd McLellan said forward Martin Havlat won't play in Game 4 Tuesday. lower-body injury. Couture credited training and (more)

  • Ladd, Richards, Couture named 'Three Stars' of week

    NHL.com "Winnipeg Jets left wing Andrew Ladd, New York Rangers center Brad Richards and San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending April 21. Ladd led the NHL with eight points and six assists in three games to help the Jets pick up five out of a..." April 22