Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the San Jose Sharks re-signed defenseman Sean Sullivan to a one-year contract.
In 73 games with Worcester (AHL) during 2010-11, Sullivan, 27, led team defensemen in goals (12), assists (23) and points (35).
Before coming to Worcester, Sullivan spent four seasons with San Antonio (AHL), amassing 89 points (21 goals, 68 assists) in 183 games.
Sullivan, 27, spent four years at Boston University and posted 43 points (nine goals, 34 assists) in 155 collegiate games. In his first full professional season, he appeared in 22 games with the Central Hockey League's Arizona Sundogs.
The 6-foot, 190-pound native of Boston was originally selected by Phoenix in the ninth round (272nd overall) of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.