When the Wednesday deadline of 2 p.m. PST passed, no Sharks players had elected to file for arbitration. At 2 p.m. on Thursday is the deadline for teams to file for arbitration with their own restricted free agents. Hearings will be held in Toronto during the period of August 23- 27, 2005.
The following NHL players chose the arbitration route: Dallas Stars Brenden Morrow
Edmonton Oilers Shawn Horcoff;
New York Islanders Trent Hunter Justin Papineau Brent Sopel Mike York