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25th Year In Teal: Peter DeBoer Hired as Head Coach

by Staff Writer / San Jose Sharks

In 2015-16 the San Jose Sharks celebrated their 25th anniversary season. It was also the best season in franchise history, including the team's first-ever trip to the Stanley Cup Final. To commemorate, we're taking a look back at the 25 most memorable, funny, and best moments of the 25th anniversary.

For the first time since 2008, the San Jose Sharks were looking for a new head coach after parting ways with Todd McLellan. On May 28, 2015 the Sharks hired Peter DeBoer as the eighth head coach in franchise history.

Prior to the Sharks, DeBoer coached the New Jersey Devils and Florida Panthers. Interestingly, DeBoer was also one of the finalists for the Sharks head coaching position in 2008.

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